Support for the 170PAX3 Print Engine

This printer is discontinued and no longer supported. We may offer drivers, firmware, and manuals below for your convenience, as well as online tech support. If you require additional support, please contact aZebra Authorised Service Provider.

Printer Discontinuation Date: July 28, 2004
Service & Support Discontinuation Date: November 1, 2010
Last Ship Date: November 1, 2004

Replacement Model: ZE500

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  • V37.11.2Z

    V38.11.2Z offers TrueType font support.

     Download 772 KB
  • ZDownloader

    Firmware Download Utility (for use with Firmware, Special Firmware and Service Packs)

     Download 14 MB
  • V38.11.2Z

    V38.11.2Z offers TrueType font support.

     Download 804 KB

Software & Utilities


    A conversion utility for 16 BIT printers.

     Download 68 KB OPERATING SYSTEM: Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows NT SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Ideal for use with Zebra Z90, Z92, Z93, Z95, Z105, Z130 printers. For ZPL printers only.
  • ZTools

    Download TrueType fonts to a memory location with this self-extracting version of ZTools™ V3.1 for Windows®.

     Download 804 KB
  • ZDownloader Utility

    ZDownloader is used to send firmware and files to printers, over network, USB, RS-232 or Parallel port connections.

     Download 14 MB OPERATING SYSTEM: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 2008, Windows 8, Windows 7


  • 170PAX3 User Guide (en)

    49579LB Rev. 1

    Download 6 MB
  • Safety Guide for High Performance and Industrial Printers (en)


    Download 3 MB
  • ZebraNet Bridge Enterprise User Guide


    Download 2 MB
  • ZBI-Developer User Guide (en)


    Download 807 KB
  • Link-OS™ Addendum for Programming Guide (en)

    P1058886-001 Rev. A

    Download 526 KB
  • ZebraNet PrintServer II Users Guide (en)


    Download 2 MB

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