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serial printer

[′sir·ē·əl ′print·ər]
(graphic arts)
A typewriter, or similar device, in which the paper or printing device moves back and forth, step by step to successive positions, to print one character at a time. Also known as character printer.
A printer that is designed to be connected to a serial port of a computer.

serial printer

(1) A printer that uses a serial connection to the computer. See serial port.

(2) A printer that prints a row of characters, one character at a time. See dot matrix printer and daisy wheel.
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Significantly grow our presence in the serial printer segment;
With SMART's new Serial Port I/O card the user can now use the trackball as well as a serial printer, external modem or other serial peripheral at the exact same time.
Parallel and serial printer interfaces are supported to provide a printout of the information stored.
At Sears locations in Massachusetts, the Symbol MK 2000 and its browser-based application will be connected to a serial printer enabling customers to print out a time/date-stamped price tag and bring it to the cashier at checkout, ensuring price integrity.
Judged best in their class, Decision Data winners included four printers: the 6550 Serial Printer, 6010 Desktop Page Printer, 6430 IPDS Non-impact printer, 6708 IPDS Line Printer; two terminals: the 3777 and 377CI; and the Series 7000 Tape Subsystems.
Test results can be captured on a Palm PDA device, a serial printer or a laptop computer allowing users to log test data from multiple hard drives and present that information in an organized spreadsheet format.
This new series of external print servers allows customers to connect virtually any parallel or serial printer to major network environments.
Laser printers; Mobile printers, Line printers; Serial printers, and now Thermal printers.
Built-in printer drivers support a variety of serial printers (HP LaserJet, Epson FX-80, and IBM Pro-Printer).
Our joint effort will enable DASCOM Americas to not only offer the best in Tally branded serial printers, but also offer efficient service response-time and post-sale support to our customers through a trusted and recognized name in the service industry.
The new appliance features a universal driver to connect to a wide range of Ethernet and serial devices such as analyzers, bar code readers, weigh scales, RFID systems, serial printers, label machines and more.
Most recently, as an Operating Partner with Arsenal Capital, he has served on a number of boards such as TallyGenicom, a $200 million manufacturer and reseller of high end line and serial printers with manufacturing sites in both China and Mexico, selling to key customers such as WalMart, Blockbuster, and Chrysler.