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Required Software for PC

LX500e/LX500ec Complete Installer for PC - Downloaddownload

  • Complete Software Installer
  • Includes LX500e Driver and Status Monitor and Bartender
  • Windows 7 / 8 / 10 Compatible (32bit/64bit)
  • Updated 12-22-2016
  • 242.85 MB

LX500e/LX500ec Status Monitor Only v 1.06 - Downloaddownload - 4.3 MB

Nice Label Free 2017 (Primera Edition) - Downloaddownload

Label design software for LX Series label printers, FX400e/FX500e foil printer and LP130e Laser Marking System.

System Requirements:
32-bit or 64-bit Windows operating systems: Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 10, Windows Server 2016 (Windows Server Core and Windows Nano Server are not supported)

Old NiceLabel software versions for Primera Label Printers (not supported anymore.)

Bartender® Ultralite Version 2016 - Download download

  • Label design software for LX Series label printers and FX500e foil printer.
  • Windows 7/8/10 Compatible (32bit/64bit)
  • 302.2 MB

Required Software for MAC

LX500e/LX500ec Mac Driver and Configuration Utility Version 1.3 - Download download

  • Updated 12-22-16
  • Mac Driver and Configuration Utility
  • Mac OS 10.9 or higher
  • 9.1 MB

Mac Layout/Design Software Labels & Addresses from - Download a Free Trial or register for your license key.

  • Mac OS X 10.5.8 or later compatible
  • available in English, German, French and Spanish

To get started with Belight Labels and Addresses choose either a predefined Primera label size or create a custom size in the setup wizard. If you choose Custom, be sure to set your label size and your page size the same, set columns and rows to "1" and set your margins to zero.

LX500e & LX500ec Printer Drivers

LX500e & LX500ec PC Driver v. 1.07 - Download download

  • Driver version 1.07
  • Windows 7 / 8 / 10 Compatible (32bit/64bit)
  • Updated 4-14-2016
  • Disconnect USB and power on the printer before installing.
  • If the auto-installer fails use these instructions:
    Manual Installation Instructions for Windows 7/8
  • 81.59 MB

LX500e & LX500ec Mac Driver Version 1.2 - Download download

  • Updated 10-18-16
  • Mac Driver and Configuration Utility
  • Includes firmware update v 1.35
  • Mac OS 10.9 or higher
  • 9.1 MB

LX500e & LX500ec Firmware

PC & Mac Firmware

Update Firmware using the Status Monitor / Configuration Utility.
1. Click the settings (gear icon) tab.
2. Click Check for Updates.

LX500e Settings

Note: The Mac firmware udpate is part of the driver update. Download and install the latest driver. You will then be prompted to update firmware if necessary.

LX500e & LX500ec Manuals and Documentation

LX500e Manual English 2.38 MB
LX500e Quick Start   3.4 MB
LX500e Manual Fran├žaise 2.4 MB

Technical Data Sheets - LX-Labelstock

LX500e/LX500ec Product Movie

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LX500e Product Movie   LX500e/LX500ec Product Video
print front and back label   Print alternate labels with Bartender
LX500e Change Cartridge   LX500e/LX500ec
How to change the cartridge
Repacking the LX500e   Repacking the LX500e for transport
reactivate-cartridges   How to reactivate dried cartridges

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