ZebraDesigner Basic Barcode Label Software

ZebraDesigner v2 barcode label design software offers basic design features. Download ZebraDesigner v2 and start using it today at no cost. Or contact a Zebra partner for a full-feature product demonstration of ZebraDesigner Pro v2.

  • Windows-based interface
  • WYSIWYG label designer
  • Printer configuration and diagnostic tools

 

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ZebraDesigner Downloads

  • Download ZebraDesigner v2.5.0.9420

    Design labels quickly and easily – and to your specifications at no cost – with ZebraDesigner v2.

     Download 29 MB OPERATING SYSTEM: Windows Server 2016, Windows 2008, Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7

 

Minimum System Requirements

  • 32-bit or 64-bit versions of the following:
    • Windows Vista with 128MB RAM
    • Windows 7 with 128MB RAM
    • Windows 8 with 128MB RAM
    • Windows 10 with 128MB RAM
    • Windows Server 2008 R2 with 128MB RAM
    • Windows Server 2012 R2 with 128MB RAM
  • VGA monitor or better
  • Hard drive with at least 130 MB free disk space

 

Supported barcode Technologies

Bar Code Group Bar Code Types
EAN and UPC EAN-8, EAN-8 + 2-digit supplement, EAN-8 + 5-digit supplement, EAN-13, EAN-13 + 2-digit supplement, EAN-13 + 5-digit supplement, EAN-14, DUN-14, UPC Case Code, UPC-A, UPC-A + 2-digit supplement, UPC-A + 5-digit supplement, UPC-E, UPC-E + 2-digit supplement, UPC-E + 5-digit supplement, UPC-E(1), GS1-128, SSCC, Bookland, Addon 2, Addon 5
Linear Interleaved 2 of 5, ITF 14, ITF 16, Code 39, Code 39 Tri Optic, Code 39 Full ASCII, Code 32, Code 93, CODE 128 (A, B and C subsets), MSI, Codabar, Postnet-32, Postnet-37, Postnet-52, Postnet-62, Kix, Pharmacode, Plessy, Anker
RSS

Linear RSS symbologies

RSS14, RSS14 Truncated, RSS14Stacked, RSS14 Stacked Omnidirectional, RSS Limited, RSS Expanded

Composite RSS symbologies

RSS14, RSS14 Truncated, RSS14 Stacked, RSS14 Stacked Omnidirectional, RSS Limited, RSS Expanded, UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN-8, EAN-13, GS1-128 & CC-A/B,GS1-128 & CC

Two-dimensional 2D-Pharmacode, PDF-417, DataMatrix, MaxiCode, Aztec, QR, MicroQR, Codablock F, MicroPDF, InfoGlyph

 

Supported Graphic Types

File Extension
Graphics Type
BMP, DIB, RLE Windows Bitmap
GIF CompuServer Bitmap
JPG, JPEG, JPE JPEG Bitmap
TIFF, TIF, FAX, G3N, G3F TIFF Bitmap
PNG Portable Network Graphics
WMF Windows Metafile
EMF Enhanced Windows Metafile
ICO Windows Icon
CUR Windows Cursor
TGA, TARGA, VDA, ICB, VST, PIX Targa Bitmap
PXM, PPM, PGM, PBM Portable Pixmap, GreyMap, BitMap
JP2 JPEG2000
J2K, JPC JPEG2000 Code Stream
PCX Paintbrush

 

Language Support

  • Croatian
  • Czech
  • Danish
  • Dutch
  • English
  • Finnish
  • French
  • German
  • Greek
  • Hebrew
  • Hungarian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Lithuanian
  • Norwegian
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Simplified Chinese
  • Slovak
  • Slovenian
  • Spanish
  • Swedish
  • Thai
  • Traditional Chinese
  • Ukrainian

 

ZebraDesigner Manuals

  • ZebraDesigner and ZebraDesigner Pro User Guide (en)

    13857L-003 Rev. A

    Download 4 MB
  • ZebraDesigner Fonts and Graphics Downloader User Guide (en)

    13859L-002

    Download 354 KB

ZebraDesigner White Papers

  • ZebraLink™ Solutions for Enhancing Zebra® Printer Business Integration

    This white paper introduces the ZebraLink software, firmware, and connectivity components, and shows how to maximize performance and value from Zebra printers.

    Download 403 KB
  • Bar Code Printing from Oracle® WMS and MSCA

    This white paper describes both the XML middleware and XML direct-connect bar code printing options for Oracle WMS and MSCA offered by Zebra Technologies, explains Oracle’s output methods for each, and provides guidance as to when each approach is best suited to a particular environment.

    Download 336 KB
  • Tips for RFID Smart Label Printing/Encoding

    This paper presents best practices for RFID smart label media selection, handling, label placement and printer settings, operations and troubleshooting, based on Zebra’s experience from hundreds of successful implementations. The tips apply to Electronic Product Code (EPC) smart labels and other forms of RFID technology.

    Download 1 MB
  • Solving International Label Printing Challenges with Unicode™

    Zebra’s Unicode-compliant Global Printing Solution

    Download 287 KB
  • Zebra Bar Code Solution for Oracle® Retail Store Inventory Management

    Oracle Retail Store Inventory Management provides a flexible label-printing architecture through Oracle Business Intelligence, and the ZebraLink™ Enterprise Connector enables you to comply with your customer-labeling requirements. This white paper elaborates on the configuration of Oracle Retail Returns and Shelf Labeling standards using Zebra Technologies’ bar code printer products.

    Download 3 MB
  • Innovative Bar Code and RFID Printing Solutions for SAP Users

    How to make the software and printer speak the same language stood as the primary challenge confront¬ing users of SAP applications. To solve this challenge, SAP and Zebra teamed up to deliver bar code and RFID labeling solutions that speak the same language—ZPL.

    Download 445 KB
  • Bar Coding 101...What You Need to Know

    Manufacturing companies have been using bar coding in shipping and receiving operations for more than 30 years.

    Download 1 MB
  • How Printing from iPad® Enhances the Shopping Experience

    This white paper provides an overview of iPad-based retail self-service kiosk and mobile printing applications, and shows the significant benefits the technology delivers. The paper also discusses how retailers can use the ZebraLink™ Multiplatform Software Development Kit (SDK) to create applications that can print coupons, receipts, gift registry lists, and more from the iPad and other smartphone platforms.

    Download 1 MB

Zebra Designer Alignment Toolbar

Installing the Windows printer driver

Downloading fonts to the printer

Creating a GS-128 barcode with AI's

Using the drawing tools to add shapes

Creating a Barcode Field for Keyboard Input

Creating a text with fixed data

Defining the label setup parameters

Creating Time and Date fields

Linking text fields to a database

Downloading fonts to the printer

Downloading graphics to the printer

Creating a text field for keyboard input

Creating a barcode with fixed data

Adding a counter to a barcode field

Linking text fields to a database

Adding a counter to a text field

Writing data to an RFID Tag

Changing the printer driver settings