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While it has always been possible to automatically print comma separated files (CSV) and other text-only files using the File Transfer method, directly printing Excel spreadsheet files (XLS, XLSX) wasn't supported by LabelLase® Producer. That has all changed with the newest software release.

The key to importing data into LabeLase® Producer from an Excel spreadsheet is to build your Operator Data Entry table to match the columns in the spreadsheet. Manually building the table can be time consuming and error prone, so here we present an easier way by importing the spreadsheet directly.

Importing a spreadsheet into LabeLase® Producer that contains cells formatted as a date can be problematic since Excel wants to change dates into numbers. Here are a couple of ways to work around this problem.

You may find that you need to trim unwanted space characters from a text string in LabeLase Producer, especially when you're relying on a human operator to enter the data. Here is a quick tutorial on how to do just that.

Tag layout and printer configuration can have a significant influence on cycle time. Here are a few techniques that in many cases can significantly speed printing.

While LabeLase® Producer has the ability to scale a bitmap graphic image after it has been added to your layout, it's often wise to scale it before hand to speed up the printing process. Here's how.

You've added all the fields you need to your layout and now it's time to clean things up and make them look more professional. One thing you'll want to do is make all of your fields line up along a common edge. Here is how to do it.

LabeLase® Producer can automatically serialize text strings containing letters as well as numeric characters. Here is how to do it.