SendFileToPrinter
Enable Easy and Secure Printing and Configuration From the Cloud

Cloud-based printing is not always as secure or streamlined as it should be. SendFileToPrinter API fixes that. SendFileToPrinter is a cloud-based REST API for Zebra Print DNA printers that enables simple and secure cloud-based printing via Zebra Data Services cloud. It also allows you to easily configure printer-to-cloud connectivity and fix configuration issues from anywhere with Zebra's Printer Setup Utilities.

This API offfers a secure connection from your printer to Zebra Data Services cloud through SSL/TLS, allowing you to safely print, send any content in a file format and configure settings to any Print DNA printer from any location.

Getting Started

 

Service Level Objectives (SLOs)
  • Response Time: Average is approximately 300 ms
  • Uptime: 99%
Requirements
  • This API can be used with all Link-OS printers except for Link-OS basic printers.
  • The printer must be setup as shown in the Printer Setup Guide.

 

Authentication

A Zebra Data Services application key is required for using and testing this API. See the Getting Started Guide.

SendFileToPrinter in Action

Here are just a few examples of the difference SendFileToPrinter can make with easier, secure printing:

  • A retail associate prints new labels immediately to fix incorrectly labeled items.
  • A manufacturer prints compliance documentation to multiple printers in different facilities with one API call.
  • A healthcare professional re-prints a patient wristband to ensure positive patient identification.
  • An IT professional configures printers faster by sending configuration commands or downloading objects like Wi-Fi certificates in a file format to the printer.
Packages
SendFileToPrinter (FREE)

Price: Free

Number of Calls: 100 / day

Max Fequency of Calls: 5 / sec

Using the same API key for both Free and Pay Per Call (PPC) packages are treated as an API call to both packages at the same time. It is recommended to use a separate API key for the SendFileToPrinter (Free) and SendFileToPrinter (PPC) packages.

SendFileToPrinter (PPC)

Price: $0.01 / call

Number of Calls: Unlimited

Max Fequency of Calls: 5 / sec

Using the same API key for both Free and Pay Per Call (PPC) packages are treated as an API call to both packages at the same time. It is recommended to use a separate API key for the SendFileToPrinter (Free) and SendFileToPrinter (PPC) packages.