JIS (Japanese Industrial Standard) Encoding on Zebra Card Printers

Article ID: 00297097



Topic or Information

JIS is the acronym for Japanese Industrial Standard. This standard is different than the ISO standard and requires specific hardware.

Applies To

All Zebra Card Printers Equipped with Magnetic Encoder


To encode cards in this format, the printer must have a JIS Encoder installed in the printer and the Windows driver must be set for JIS Encoding.  The encoder required for JIS Encoding is a different part number than our standard encoder