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Interface for thermal printer POS
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Oct 17, 2012

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  • Posted: Sun, Oct 14, 2012
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  • Location: Anywhere
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Restaurants have POS systems. They are Windows based. The POS software enables printer on thermal printers - usually by serial cable, newer ones are USB or Bluetooth.

Our web site allows customers to order from restaurants. We want our customers to be able to print orders from their existing PC to their thermal printer. Most printers have set fonts and sizes. Some are WYSIWYG.

So, we need someone to either
1) Write a generic interface based on a standard the manufacturers use, OR
2) Develop functionality for each brand, starting with the most popular.

We think it's wrong to force struggling businesses to buy more and more stuff to do business. We think they should be able to use existing technology.

Please estimate time to completion as well as bid price. Explain your methodology to prove to us you know what you're talking about. Maybe you have worked with these manufacturers and can fast track development. Maybe you know some open source code that already exists.

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Windows Administration
Job ID: 34330547
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