- Includes a free 30-day subscription to CloudBadging: a secure, cloud-based workspace for individuals or teams to create, manage, and print ID badges.
- Easy-to-use, single-sided direct-to-card printer, ideal for low volume card printing applications
- Special features: includes everything you need to get started, built-in erase/rewrite and inline card printing and encoding via one USB connection
Fargo C50 51701 Description
If you're looking for an easy-to-use, reliable, ID card printer to get started fast, the Fargo C50 Single-Sided ID System w/ Asure ID Solo is what you're looking for! The C50 can go from box to printing ID cards in a matter of minutes, and is the perfect solution for schools, membership cards, employee badges and more. With all-in-one printer ribbon and card cleaning cartridges, maintenance is easy.
Fargo C50 Single-Sided Card Printer
- Easy-to-use & compact
The Fargo C50 Single-Sided System is simple to use with an intuitive design that reflects system updates through color-changing buttons. Additionally, the compact footprint allows it to easily fit in the smallest office settings without taking up too much space.
- Direct-to-card printing with built-in erase and rewrite
The C50 Single-Sided System produces ID cards using dye-sublimation printing for vivid color and accurate images and thermal transfer or resin thermal transfer for sharp black text and barcodes. In addition, this printer features a built-in erase and rewrite function that is ideal for temporary ID cards such as visitor badges.
- Print ribbon options
Choose either the EZ all-in-one print ribbon and cleaning cartridge which offers a convenient and simplified loading process making maintenance a breeze, or the ECO environmentally-friendly ribbons, which are not only better for the environment, but also budget friendly.
- Printing via one connection
The Fargo 51701 features inline card printing with one connection using a standard USB connection.
Asure ID 7 Solo Software
- Powerful software in a user-friendly package
The C50 single-sided system includes Asure ID Solo 7, an entry level ID card software that provides you with quick, simple card design and printing tools. Enhanced from its previous version, Asure ID Solo 7 offers a user-friendly interface, two-sided card design and printing, and basic built-in database functionality with Microsoft Access.
- Digital webcam for convenient photo capture
The USB webcam included with the Fargo C50 51701 system provides a quick way to take ID photos. Easy to install and operate, you'll have photos on your ID badges in just minutes. Webcam model may vary from image shown.
Color Ribbon and Cards
- Supplies you need to start printing immediately
The Fargo 51701 includes a full-color, 100 print-count YMCKO ribbon and 100 Ultracard PVC cards.
Fargo C50 51701 Specifications
Fargo 51701 C50 ID card printer system with Asure ID Solo software, a 300-print YMCKO ribbon and 100 UltraCard PVC cards
|Printing Capability||Single side printing|
|Printing Speeds (sec/card)||7 seconds (monochrome (K) single-sided card)
12 seconds (monochrome with overlay (KO) single-sided card)
24 seconds (full-color (YMCKO) single-sided card)
|Input Hopper Capacity||50|
|Output Hopper Capacity||30|
|Card Sizes Accepted||CR79 - adhesive back
CR80 - standard credit card size
|Card Thickness Accepted||9-40 mil|
|Software Drivers||Microsoft® Windows® XP, Windows Server 2003 & 2008, Vista (32- & 64-bit), Windows 7 (32- & 64-bit), Windows 8 (32- & 64-bit)
Restricted Mac compatibility* OS X v10.5, v10.6, v10.7, v10.8, & v10.9
*A PC is required to make changes within the Workbench Printer Utility in the printer driver
Additional drivers coming:
Linux Ubuntu 12.04, Debian 7.0, Fedora 18, Mandriva 2011, Red Hat 6.4, Open Suse 12.3
All drivers include Fargo Workbench Printer Utility & Swift ID™ Embedded Badging Application
|Warranty||2 years on printer and printhead (unlimited pass with Ultracard™)|
|Weight & Dimensions||7.5 lbs (3.4 kg), 8.8''H x 13.7''W x 7.9''D (224mm x 348mm x 201mm)|
|Printer Includes||USB cable
US/International power cords
CD with printer drivers & user guide
|Printer Options||Extended warranties through ID Wholesaler, including options to add printer loaner coverage to standard warranty|
Asure ID 7 Solo Software Specifications
|Printing Capability||Full-color one-sided capabilities|
Internal database with 200 records
|Encoding||1-D (linear) barcodes|
|Card Management||Import images
Integrated photo capture
Add up to 8 data fields
|Options||Add Protect Plan
Software Training - get up and running quickly with training customized to your needs
|System Requirements||600Mhz Intel or AMD CPU or higher
2MB Video Card
SVGA Monitor at 800 x 600 resolution
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0
MS Windows XP (All Editions 32- & 64-bit) SP3
MS Windows Vista (All Editions 32- & 64-bit)SP1
Windows 7 (32- & 64-bit)
Fargo C50 51701 Support & Downloads
Fargo C50 51701 DownloadsVisit the Fargo support page to find the latest C50 drivers and firmware
- C50 Firmware and Drivers
Fargo C50 51701 User ManualsFind the latest version of the Fargo C50 user manual below:
- Fargo C50 User Manual
Fargo C50 51701 Warranty OptionsID Wholesaler has the most knowledgeable and well-trained in-house technical support department in the industry. Unlike other retailers, we don't send your printer back to the manufacturer -- we fix it, fast! We offer 1-, 2-, or 3-year extended warranty and loaner plans for your C50:
- See our Fargo C50 Extended Warranty & Loaner Plan
Technical SupportOur team is able to assist you 7:30am-4:00pm CT, Monday-Friday.
- See our technical support page for contact options