Free Shipping on orders over $99

Software & Database

Need Help
Finding What You Need?

Get fast answers from
an ID expert

Software & Database


While ID card printers usually get the most attention, badge design software is an equally integral part of a professional ID card system. Yes, printers physically produce the ID cards, but it's the ID card software that can maximize the potential of an ID card printer and expand the functionality of ID cards beyond simple identification.  The right ID card software program can make an ID card program stand out by offering wide variety of functions including:

  • Printing cards from a third party application
  • Editing photos without a separate program
  • Encoding magnetic stripes
  • Connecting to various types of databases
  • Creating and manaing diverse user databases
  • Issuing cards at a non-design workstations
  • Registering and tracking visitors
  • Tracking company equipment
  • Generating logs and reports
  • Creating a card-based access control system
  • ...and much more

Not sure how to choose
an ID card printer?

  1. Approximately how many cards will you
    print per year?
  1. Do you need to automatically print on
    both sides of the card?
  1. Do you need a magnetic stripe?

The Complete Card
Printer Buyer's Guide

With such a wide range of ID printers, evaluating the options can be overwhelming. This FREE 7-step guide will walk you through choosing the perfect card printer.


Get Help from an ID Expert

How many ID cards do you want to print per year?

or call (800) 717-8080