STAR S220

The default setting for the STAR S220 printer's Auto Connection  option is ON. However, this default setting may result to difficulties when trying to disconnect the printer from one iOS device and connecting it to another iOS or non-iOS device.

Refer to the following procedures to disconnect the printer and connect it to another iOS or non-iOS device.

Connect to an iOS Device

  1. Turn on the printer.
  2. On the currently paired iOS device, go to the Bluetooth settings.
  3. Switch off Bluetooth.
  4. On the new iOS device, go the the Bluetooth settings.
  5. Select the printer name to pair with the iOS device.

If the printer does not connect to the new iOS device, perform these steps:

  1. Press and hold the MODE button for at least 5 seconds.

    The current communication mode appears.

  2. Press the MODE button until Bluetooth(iAP)  appears.
  3. Press the FEED button until Auto Connect   appears.
  4. Press the MODE button once to change Auto Connect  to ON.
  5. Press the MODE and FEED buttons at the same time.

    The new settings will take effect and will be printed.

Connect to a non-iOS Device

  1. Press and hold the MODE button for at least 5 seconds.

    The current communication mode appears.

  2. Press the MODE button until Bluetooth Mode  appears.
  3. Press the FEED button until Auto Connect   appears.
  4. Press the MODE button once to change Auto Connect  to OFF.
  5. Press the MODE and FEED buttons at the same time.

    The new settings will take effect and will be printed.

Connect via Serial Cable

The printer can communicate with a device with the use of a serial cable. When you connect the serial cable, the printer is switched automatically from Bluetooth communcation to serial communication.