September 2016 – Labelzone Blog

Monthly Archive: September 2016

LabelStation BarTender Video Tutorial of the Month

This month’s most popular video tutorial for BarTender shows how to adjust the font size of any textbox.

  1. Select the textbox
  2. In the toolbar at the top you can change the font size from one of the presets or you can type your own value
  3. This feature can also be accessed by doubling clicking on the textbox to open its properties
  4. If the textbox is a single line (no alignment options selected) you can adjust the size by grabbing and dragging a corner or edge

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Urgent Service Bulletin: Windows Update May Cause BarTender Printing Errors UPDATED

Windows Updates that cause label printing problems for BarTender 10.1 and 2016.
Microsoft has acknowledged this problem in the Known Issues section of the articles below:

A new Windows security update appears to affect printing from BarTender.

After installing the August 9 updates, some users have reported that BarTender will print 2–3 jobs successfully but will exhibit errors when it tries to print more.

This issue appears to affect all versions of BarTender running on Windows 7 and later, or Windows Server 2008 R2 and later.

The BarTender development team is working directly with Microsoft to investigate this issue and find a resolution.

If you use BarTender in a production environment, be aware that installing the August 9 Windows updates may affect your ability to print reliably. Please assess your security needs carefully before deciding whether to uninstall or delay installing these updates.

If you have already installed the Windows updates, there are currently two workarounds for this issue. These are detailed at the BarTender Support Center:

The above link will always have the very latest information on this issue, including any new workarounds and the final resolution.

We are committed to solving this issue as quickly as possible, and we thank you for your support and trust in BarTender.

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