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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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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.
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.
Connect your RS-232 devices to your LAN - barcode / RFID scanners, serial printers, displays.
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.
Other users of this software include Domtar Communications Papers, a paper manufacturer in Windsor, Ontario, which uses the product to transmit data between computers and serial printers, and Taiwan Power, which uses the system for remote and automatic control of its power distribution substation.
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.
Serial Series - Where fast throughput and flexible paper management are needed, serial printers fill the need for back office environments for the retail, local government, hospitals, warehousing and distribution industries.