Encoding RFID Tags with the Zebra Designer Driver

Article ID: 47610010



Topic or Information

While the Zebra Designer Driver supports the RFID printers from Zebra, it does not offer any RFID capabilities at this time.

Applies To

ZDesigner Driver being used with Zebra RFID Enabled Printers


If you need to encode RFID tags with the Zebra driver, you cannot just click print and expect the default driver configuration to know how to encode the RFID data.

However, there are a couple of methods you could employ depending on your application.

They are the Pass-through and Command Font methods.   The following link is rfid_driver.pdf as an example and the associated Word document  rfid_example.doc.   Read More>>

For full details on the Pass-through and Command Fonts, click the following link.   Read More>>

For full details on the ZPL used to Encode RFID tags, see the RFID Programming Guide.   Read More>>


+ Product Codes

  • All Surface RFID Label Solution
  • R110Xi4 RFID Printer
  • RFID Printers
  • RP4T RFID Printers
  • RP4T RFID Printers
  • RZ400
  • RZ600
  • ZD500R RFID Printers
  • ZD500R RFID Printers
  • ZE500R RFID Print Engine
  • ZE500R RFID Print Engine
  • ZT400 Series RFID Printers
  • ZT410 RFID Industrial Printer
  • ZT420 RFID Industrial Printer