Questions? powered by velaro live chat
LiveChat

Ask AlphaCard

Ask AlphaCard: How do I keep my badge facing forward?

By |January 21st, 2020|

One key reason organizations use ID accessories with their ID cards and badges is to increase security; by having the cards visible at all times you can more easily identify all visitors and spot unauthorized […]

Comments Off on Ask AlphaCard: How do I keep my badge facing forward?
  • Why You Need to Clean Your ID Card Printer

Ask AlphaCard: Why do I need to clean my printer?

By |December 10th, 2019|

Cleaning your card printer is a quick and easy task that can save you hundreds, or even thousands, of dollars in future repairs and only requires minimal supplies. Let our ID experts explain why this […]

Comments Off on Ask AlphaCard: Why do I need to clean my printer?
  • How to understand printer ribbon names

Ask AlphaCard: How do I understand ribbon names?

By |November 26th, 2019|

Not sure what a printer ribbon name means, and how tell if it’s the one you need? Ask the experts at AlphaCard, we’re here to help!

Common Printer Ribbons – What is YMCKO & YMCKOK?

YMCKO is […]

Comments Off on Ask AlphaCard: How do I understand ribbon names?
  • ID Card Printers Come with a Wide Range of Professional Features

Ask AlphaCard: How can I customize my card printer?

By |July 16th, 2019|

ID card printers come in a wide range of styles and features, many with optional upgrade options so you can customize the printer to meet your specific organization’s needs. But what are all your options, […]

Comments Off on Ask AlphaCard: How can I customize my card printer?
  • Do ID card printer supplies expire?

Ask AlphaCard: How long are my printer supplies good?

By |May 28th, 2019|

To print an ID card you’ll need a card printer, blank card, and printer ribbon. It may be tempting to stock up on these consumable printing supplies when you spot a good deal, but do […]

Comments Off on Ask AlphaCard: How long are my printer supplies good?
  • Affordable AlphaPass Proximity Cards, Ready to Ship in 1-3 Days

What information do I need to reorder prox cards?

By |February 5th, 2019|

Unless your access control system uses a proprietary card format, you can easily order new prox cards from different brands and providers – often saving you money if you switch to a brand like AlphaPass […]

Comments Off on What information do I need to reorder prox cards?
  • How to understand printer ribbon names

How do I choose the right printer ribbon?

By |January 22nd, 2019|

ID card printers use unique ribbons instead of ink (with a few exceptions) to print your durable, high-quality cards. But if you’re new to ID card printing, you’re probably wondering how to pick the right […]

Comments Off on How do I choose the right printer ribbon?
  • How to understand printer ribbon names

How to decode printer ribbon names

By |September 18th, 2018|

To print an ID card with your card printer, you’ll need a printer ribbon – but do you know which one you need and how it works? Our ID experts break down the secret to […]

Comments Off on How to decode printer ribbon names
  • AlphaCard Guide to Printing Secure ID Cards

How to make your cards more secure

By |August 28th, 2018|

There are many ways to design and print secure cards to deter card tampering and unauthorized duplication – which features you’ll need will depend on your printer, card design, and security needs.

There are two main […]

Comments Off on How to make your cards more secure
  • Affordable AlphaPass Proximity Cards, Ready to Ship in 1-3 Days

Ask AlphaCard: Can I print on prox cards?

By |August 7th, 2018|

Access control cards come in a wide range of styles and can add functionality to your business. One of the most common questions we get with prox cards, however, is whether you can print on […]

Comments Off on Ask AlphaCard: Can I print on prox cards?
Load More Posts