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CardFive ID Card Creation Software


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Product Description

CardFive is a powerful and easy-to-use software program for the creation of ID cards, including employee and visitor badges, membership and loyalty cards, and business cards. CardFive's powerful imaging features allow you to import pictures from a digital camera or capture images real time through a video camera/camcorder connection. Import graphic images, including logos, to your card design. Best of all, you can link your design to an existing company database to automatically input names or employee ID numbers.

CardFive is a true 32-bit software program which runs on Windows 95/98/ME/NT/XP and Windows 2000. CardFive has been optimized for performance with plastic card specific printers, although it may also be used with page printers such as ink jet or laser printers. Some of the more popular card printer manufacturers supported by CardFive are Zebra®/Eltron®, Fargo, Datacard, MagicCard, Nisca, Atlantech, Digicard, and APPrint. We have guaranteed low prices on our all our photo ID software. Order yours today!

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CardFive is a design and printing software for plastic cards. Powerful yet easy to setup and use. It has all the features needed to handle ID cards. You can link the design to databases, encode magnetic cards, process SmartCards, create effects and manage overlay, hologram or scratch ribbon. With it's fully integrated environment it is very easy to design a card linked to a database. The Easy Database feature allows you to use it as a simple data entry and print software. CardFive has powerful imaging features - place a logo file, read pictures from digital photo cameras or use real time imaging through Video for Windows. Save acquired images on the database. Access security to card printing or database editing is provided via KeyFive and logins. CardFive can print using DCL (Direct Command Language) to most popular ID card printers in the market and virtually any printer through drivers, including page printers. Scalability is available through editions in order to meet user needs and budget. Network licenses available for corporate users.

CardFive ID Card Creation Software Specifications

Models Classic Lite XL Premier Professional
Full Color Design Capabilities X X X X
Double Sided Cards X X X X
ImageAcquisition (VFW, TWAIN, WIA, DS, FILE) X X X X
Printing Variables (Date Time, Counters) X X X X
Printing Variables (Concatenation, Keyboard input) X X X
Multi Layout Card designs X
ClipArt Manager X X X
Signature Panel X X
Biometric Management X
Magnetic Encoding (ISO, JIS) X X X X
Contact SmartCard Plug Ins X X
Contactless Cards (Mifare, HID, EM, Prox, ISO 15693 ...) X
Barcodes 1D - Code39, 128 X X X X
Barcodes 1D - All X X X
Barcodes 2D X X
CSV DB Import For Printing Only X X X
Connectivity to MS Access Database X X
Database Editing View X X X
ODBC Connectivity - All Databases X
Conditional Layout Printing Form DB X
DataBase Reports X X
Auto Print X
Network Print X X X X
Network Print Server X X X
Logins X

Additional Product Info

CardFive Features Description

Integrated environment Everything is at your fingertips, easy, visible, and usable.
WYSIWYG environment No need for preview operations. Image shows on screen exactly how it will appear on the printed card
Database access No import or export operations needed, ODBC database access
Six Languages English, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese and Italian
Five Editions CardFive comes in five different editions to meet user needs and budget
Logins Separate access rights for each user: design, edit data, print or setup
Front and Back Convenient design of both sides of the card.
32 bit application Microsoft Windows 95/98/ME, Windows NT, 2000, XP.
Twain Scanner, digital camera or any twain device to acquire photos.
Video for Windows Real time video on a card.
Image on a Field No need for separate image files.
Image on PDF Encode photos on PDF 417 two-dimensional barcode.
Open from file BMP, TIF, TGA, PCX, JPG.
Text Align, rotate, color text, and much more. Use of all Windows fonts.
Barcodes Major types, rotate, align. Check digits, human readable.
Shapes Lines, rectangles filled and unfilled, orthogonal lines, diagonal lines.
Overlay Security features, images on overlay, Exclude magstripe or chip.
Batch Print Pre-Print, revise, select, print overlay management.
SmartCard Plug In Any SmartCard application can be run at print time
Magnetic encoding ISO Track 1, 2 and 3 directly or via Windows driver. Custom encoding.
DCL's Direct Command Language, maximum speed and error control
MultiHead Printers Mass production. Allows multiple cards to be printed simultaneously.
Print via Driver Print via driver. Page printers.
Auto Print Automatically print cards by adding records.
SmartDownload Reduces graphic data sent to the printer, improves speed.
Internal database Create your own database without a need for an external application.
Database query Select the desired record set using queries
Find function Locate specific records.
ODBC Maximum Connectivity, Access, Paradox, FoxPro, Excel, Text, SQL.
Definable Views Show / Hide fields from database.
Browse Browse records view.
Database Report Create, save and print a listing of your database, including photos.

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