Is a dot matrix a printer?

Answer Dot matrix is a type of printer that uses dots of ink to form letters or images. It uses a ribbon and hammers (known as "pins") to print documents or pictures. Dot matrix printers with 24 pins prod... Read More »

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Which printer is better for sticker paper printing laser printer or dot-matrix printer?

Inkjet is probably the best, but if you don't have access to an inkjet printer, you would be better off with a laser printer... HOWEVER -- make sure the sticker paper you are using is MADE FOR LASE... Read More »

Is a dot matrix printer a type of impact printer?

A dot matrix printer can also be called an impact printer. The term "impact" comes from the way dot matrix printers work; small pins impact an ink-saturated ribbon, forcing it into the paper and le... Read More »

Who invented the dot matrix printer?

Centronics introduced the first dot matrix printer in 1970, according to Computer Hope. A dot matrix printer formed images and text using thousands of tiny dots. Modern ink jet printers produce a ... Read More »

Can I use a dot matrix printer to print barcodes?

On One Hand: Printing Bar Codes With Dot MatrixMany companies offer software that make printing bar codes possible on Dot Matrix printers. Research the software before choosing one because only cer... Read More »