ZT230 Industrial Printer Support and Downloads

ZT230 Industrial Printer

The ZT230 printer is part of the ZT200 Series Printer family.

Retain proof of purchase for warranty confirmation.

+ First Time Setup / Getting Started

IMPORTANT! Do not connect your printer to a computer yet! 

  • If you connected your printer to a computer via USB prior to driver installation, the printer may appear as an unknown (unspecified) device in “Devices and Printers.” 
  • If necessary, follow these recovery steps before proceeding to Step 1. 

1. Download and install the recommended Windows Printer Driver v8.

2. Download and install the Zebra Setup Utilities (ZSU) printer configuration utility. 

3. Power up your printer.

4. If applicable, use Zebra Setup Utilities (ZSU) to:

5. When using thermal transfer media, load ribbon (media usually means labels, but it also includes tag stock, receipt paper, and other things that can be printed on).

6. Load media

7. Print a test label.

8. Calibrate ribbon and media sensors.

  • When changing the size or type of media. 
  • If printing issues are observed, such as skipped labels, vertical image/label drift, or ribbon out or media out errors.
  • You can watch the English video. Some non-English videos are available in the HOW-TO VIDEOS section below.

9. The printer settings must match the actual supplies that you are using for your print job. Adjust the printer settings as necessary using Zebra Setup Utilities software or Windows Printer Driver v8

+ Drivers

If you had connected your printer to the computer via USB prior to driver installation, follow these recovery steps before printer driver installation. 

Recommended Driver

  • Windows Printer Driver v8

    This is the recommended driver to use with your printer.
    'ZDesigner Printer Driver' is for use with ZebraDesigner 3 and other Windows applications.
    OPERATING SYSTEM versions: Windows 10, 11, Windows Server 2016/2019/2022 (see Release Notes for details)
    How to Install Printer Driver v8

      Download 24 MB View release notes

Printer Configuration Utility

Previous Driver

  • ZDesigner v. 5 Driver for Windows

    Use this driver if you need to use either CPCL or EPL printer command languages.
    'ZDesigner Printer Driver' is compatible with ZebraDesigner 3 and prior versions.
    OPERATING SYSTEM versions: Windows 10, 11, Windows Server 2016/2019/2022 (see Release Notes for details)
    How to Install Driver v5

      Download 13 MB View release notes

Other Drivers

  • OPOS Driver

    Use this OLE for Retail POS driver to develop applications that are compatible with the Unified POS specification. See the release notes for printer compatibility and system requirements.
    OPERATING SYSTEM: Windows 7, 8.1, 10

      Download 9 MB View release notes


  • Information about CUPS Driver for label printers.

    OPERATING SYSTEM: Mac OS, Linux/Unix

      Download 476 KB

+ Manuals

Set-Up and User Guides

+ How-To Videos


+ Software

+ Software Manuals

  • ZebraNet Краткое руководство по началу работы с беспроводным сервером печати (ru)


    Download 1 MB
  • ZebraNet ワイヤレス・クイック・スタート・ガイド


    Download 987 KB
  • ZebraNet Короткий посібник із безпроводового зв’язку для принтерів (uk)


    Download 1 MB
  • ZebraNet Wired and Wireless Print Server User Guide (Hebrew)


    Download 912 KB
  • ZebraNet Guia de início rápido de rede sem fio para impressoras (pt)


    Download 946 KB
  • ZPL & CPCL Printer Driver for OPOS Application Programmer’s Guide (en)

    P1014152-017EN Rev. A

    Download 3 MB
  • ZebraLink Enterprise Connector for Oracle BI Publisher User Guide


    Download 3 MB
  • ZT210 / ZT220 / ZT230 greitųjų nuorodų vedlys


    Download 2 MB
  • ZT210/ZT220/ZTالدليل المرجعي السريع ل 230


    Download 1 MB
  • Stručná referenčná príručka ZT210/ZT220/ZT230


    Download 3 MB
  • Ghid de referinţă rapidă pentru ZT210/ZT220/ZT230


    Download 2 MB
  • Guia de referência rápida da ZT210/ZT220/ZT230


    Download 2 MB
  • ZT210/ZT220/ZT230 מדריך עיון מהיר


    Download 3 MB
  • Zebra Серия ZT200 Руководство пользователя


    Download 15 MB
  • Stručná referenční příručka ZT210/ZT220/ZT230


    Download 3 MB
  • ZT200 Series Industrial Printer User Guide

    P1048261-07EN Rev A

    Download 8 MB
  • Guía de referencia rápida de las impresoras ZT210/ZT220/ZT230


    Download 2 MB
  • Οδηγός ταχείας αναφοράς για το ZT210/ZT220/ZT230


    Download 2 MB
  • ZT210/ZT220/ZT230 Rövid használati útmutató


    Download 2 MB
  • ZT210/ZT220/ZT230 クイック・リファレンス・ガイド


    Download 2 MB
  • Краткое руководство по ZT210/ZT220/ZT230


    Download 2 MB
  • „ZT210”/„ZT220”/„ZT230” ātro uzziņu rokasgrāmata


    Download 2 MB
  • Короткий посібник із ZT210/ZT220/ZT230


    Download 2 MB
  • Printer Profile Manager Enterprise V3.3 User Guide (en)

    P1094865-07EN Rev. A

    Download 2 MB
  • Zebra Printer Profile Manager Enterprise Installation Guide V3.3 (en)

    P1094238-08EN Rev. A

    Download 3 MB
  • WLAN Certificate Management in PPME (en)

    P1124537-01EN Rev. A

    Download 1 MB
  • ZPL II, ZBI 2, Set-Get-Do, Mirror, WML Programming Guide

    P1099958-004 Rev A

    Download 7 MB

+ Troubleshooting

Top 5 Knowledge Articles

+ Printer OS (Firmware)

Other Related Content

  • Factory Installed Printer Emulations

    Printer Emulations are on-printer apps that allow this printer to use a variety of printer command languages.
    Use only on printers that have been updated to Link-OS v6.4.

      Download 12 MB
  • Link-OS v6.7 MIB file for SNMP

    Device management file for use with Link-OS printers.

      Download 289 KB

+ Specifications and Characteristics

+ Labels, Parts, Accessories and more


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