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Are you looking for a professional solution to print ID cards and badges? Do you need to upgrade your ID card system or do you want to learn more about ID card printers and photo ID systems? Welcome to IDSecurityOnline's resource center!

This is your one-stop destination to find clear information on everything ID and help you find the ID solution that is right for you. Browse our vast library of resources or choose below the option that meets your expectations to gain access to key articles, guides and detailed step-by-step instructions.

1I am a first-time buyer. Where do I start?

Choosing the right ID card printer is easier than your think. Start by learning more about the ID card printers technology and the different types of card printers. Discover the five rules to a smooth card printing experience.

Once you have familiarized yourself with the most common terms, use our unique guide on how to pick the right ID card printer for your application.

2I want to learn how to use my ID card system.

Get the most out of your ID card printer today.

The first step is to make sure that you are using the right card printer supplies for your needs.

Then, find out how you could turn your ID card system into a powerful sales and marketing tool. Read about how companies from your industry use their ID card solution to issue secure, durable badges.

3I am looking into upgrading my ID card solution.

Create advanced ID cards and badges by upgrading your printer to magnetic or smart encoding.

Add a laminator to create an extra layer of security in your cards.

You could also bring your access control system to the next level by getting personalized proximity or iClass cards.

If you need help during that process, do not hesitate to call us at 1-800-897-7024
for a free consultation with an ID expert.

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ID Card Printers Guide

ID Card Printing Technology

ID card printers are not like your regular inkjet printer.

Types Of ID Card Printers

Choosing an ID card printer might look overwhelming, mainly because you have many different types of printers.

ID Card Printer Manufacturers

We sell ID card printers from all major brands such as Zebra, Fargo, Evolis, Magicard, Datacard and Nisca.

Choosing The Right ID Card Printer

Finding the right ID card printer is easy when you know what to look for. We prepared a detailed checklist to help you make the right decision.

Software, Supplies & Accessories Guide

Card Printer Ribbons

An ID card printer does not use inkjet cartridges but ribbons.

ID Card Printer Supplies Selection

Learn more about all the major card printer supplies brands on the market.

ID Card Software

ID card software is a core component of your ID card program.

ID Cards

There are basically 4 different types of ID cards.

ID Badge Accessories

Finding the right ID card printer is easy when you know what to look for.

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