How to Use CoLOS Create Professional 5.0 .34 to Design and Manage Complex Labels and Codes
CoLOS Create Professional 5.0 .34 is a functional software that allows you to easily create and manage complex labels and codes for all the Markem-Imaje printers via a unique user interface. This is the perfect solution to generate GS1 compliant barcodes and make a link with your enterprise database.
In this article, we will show you how to use CoLOS Create Professional 5.0 .34 to design and manage your labels and codes in a few simple steps.
Step 1: Install CoLOS Create Professional 5.0 .34
To install CoLOS Create Professional 5.0 .34, you need to have a valid license key and a compatible operating system. You can contact Markem-Imaje for more information on how to obtain a license key and check the system requirements.
Once you have the license key and the installation file, follow these steps:
Run the installation file and follow the instructions on the screen.
When prompted, enter your license key and click Next.
Select the components you want to install and click Next.
Choose the destination folder and click Next.
Click Install to start the installation process.
Click Finish when the installation is complete.
Step 2: Launch CoLOS Create Professional 5.0 .34
To launch CoLOS Create Professional 5.0 .34, double-click on the CoLOS Create icon on your desktop or go to Start > All Programs > Markem-Imaje > CoLOS Create Professional 5.0 .34.
You will see the main window of CoLOS Create Professional 5.0 .34, which consists of four main areas:
The menu bar, which contains various commands and options.
The toolbar, which provides quick access to frequently used functions.
The workspace, which displays the label or code design area and the properties panel.
The status bar, which shows information about the current project and printer status.
Step 3: Create a New Project
To create a new project, go to File > New Project or click on the New Project button on the toolbar. A dialog box will appear where you can enter the name of your project and select the printer model you want to use.
Click OK to create your project. You will see a blank label or code in the workspace, depending on the printer model you selected.
Step 4: Design Your Label or Code
To design your label or code, you can use various tools and objects available in CoLOS Create Professional 5.0 .34. You can access them from the menu bar, the toolbar, or the Insert menu.
Some of the most common tools and objects are:
The text tool, which allows you to insert text fields with different fonts, sizes, colors, alignments, etc.
The barcode tool, which allows you to insert barcodes with different symbologies, formats, data sources, etc.
The image tool, which allows you to insert images from files or databases.
The shape tool, which allows you to insert shapes such as lines, rectangles, circles, etc.
The variable tool, which allows you to insert variables that can be linked to databases or external sources.
To use any of these tools or objects, simply select them from the menu bar, toolbar, or Insert menu and click on the workspace where you want to place them. You can then resize, move, rotate, or edit them using the handles or the properties panel.
Step 5: Manage Your Label or Code
To manage your label or code, you can use various features available in CoLOS Create Professional 5.0 .34. You can access them from the menu bar, the toolbar, or the Tools menu.