How to Setup Printer TM-T88vi

In this video we will cover the

  • The hardware required
  • How to set up the printer
  • The network configurations for the printer
  • The printer settings within the Quantic app

The printer comes with a paper roll and the power adapter. Remove the printer from the packaging. Click on the grey switch on the right hand side of the printer and lift it up.Grab the paper roll so its leading edge feeds from the bottom of the role. Place the role inside the printer and close the lid on the paper.

Now connect the power adapter to the adapter plug and plug the other end of the adapter into a power outlet with the bottom of the printer exposed, plug the power adapter into the round port.Now plug an ethernet cable into the network port located on the bottom left hand side of the printer and connect the opposite end of the cable into the ethernet port on your router.

Now press the small switch located on the front right hand side of the printer to get it started.

Next open a web browser on your iPad or tablet.In the address bar enter the IP address as / IP address / webconfig

Please note the url will be all lowercase. If you are prompted for a username and password use epson all in lowercase and click on login.

The printer configuration interface is shown, click on EpsonNet Config TMi located on the left. On the next screen click on Serial Device on the left hand side of the screen. Ensure the configuration for the printer is setup as Control script as SimpleSerial_Generic.js, Baudrate – 9600, Stop Bit – 1, Data bit – 7, Flow Control- None, Parity – Even and Check- Test. Once you are finished click on Apply.

Back on the iPad open the Quantic app, click on the left navigation bar, click on , click on Printers, Click on Scan printers, you can see the printer name as TM-T88VI. Click on Add. You can name the printer, Under Group select the required group if there are multiple groups , Enter printer type as Thermal, Printer brand as Epson and click on Save to proceed.

Once the printer is added, click on the printer and enable Printing.The printer is now ready to use