Printing Chinese Traditional, Chinese Simplified, Japanese, or Korean fonts using the Zebra Andale Font Pack (Select Desktop Printers)

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Unicode compatible font sets available for printing characters in the following languages

  • Traditional Chinese (Andale Font set kit P/N 56095-001)
  • Simplified Chinese (Andale Font set kit P/N 56080-001)
  • Japanese (Andale Font set kit P/N 56068-001)
  • Korean  (Andale Font set kit P/N 56050-001)

Applies To

Zebra Printers using Unicode compatible x.14 firmware and the 64 Meg Flash Memory Option.

Includes ZD-Series, GX-Series, 2824 Plus Series 

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There are many methods of printing Simplified Chinese, Traditiona l Chinese, Japanese, or Korean fonts on a Zebra printer. When possible the Andale font is the simplest to use and the recommended font. Zebra offers a larger selection of characters with the Andale font that can be added to the printer. The font you purchase comes on a CD and requires the 64MB memory option and approximately 23MB of free space on the flash E: memory. 

 Font Details

Language Font Part Number TTF Font Name Download to Printer file name Documentation
Simplified Chinese 56080-001 ANMDS.TTF Andale_simplified.ZPL Read More>>
Traditional Chinese 56095-001  ANMDT.TTF   Andale_traditional.ZPL  Read More>>
Japanese  56068-001 ANMDJ.TTF   Andale_japanese.ZPL Read More>> 
Korean  56050-001 ANMDK.TTF  Andale_korean.ZPL  Read More>> 

The CD comes with an executable file that loads the font on the printer. If you prefer the .ZPL font file can be downloaded to the printer using the "File Send" feature in the Zebra Setup Utility or the ZebraDesigner Driver. You can use any method such as FTP as well.

Using the ZebraDesigner Driver Send File Feature Read More>>
Using the Zebra Setup Utility Send File Feature Read More>>

 

Additional Information

The downloaded font(s) can be viewed in B: memory using one of these methods. Read More>>

You can create a test file printing Unicode Characters using NotePad Read More>>

For details on the characters available in the Andale font pack and which font to choose Read More>>

For customers who do not have the memory available for an Andale font Read More>>