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Labelling SDK (b-PAC)

b-PAC SDK downloads

Full b-PAC SDK for developers (SDK, User Guide & sample programs)

Version Release Date File Support label file format Support OS
3.2.001
(32bit)
Mar.27.2017 EXE bsdkw32001eu.exe [EXE/29.6MB] .lbx label file format
(P-touch Editor 5.0/5.1/5.2)
.lbl label file format
(P-touch Editor 5.0/5.1/5.2)
Windows® 10
Windows® 8 / 8.1
Windows® 7
Windows Vista®
3.2.001
(64bit)
Mar.27.2017 EXE bsdkw32001_64eu.exe [EXE/34.8MB] .lbx label file format
(P-touch Editor 5.0/5.1/5.2)
.lbl label file format
(P-touch Editor 5.0/5.1/5.2)
Windows® 10
Windows® 8 / 8.1
Windows® 7
Windows Vista®
3.0.017 Apr.23.2013 EXE bsdkw30017eu.exe [EXE/22.2MB] .lbx label file format (P-touch Editor 5.0)
.lbl label file format (P-touch Editor 5.0)
Windows® 10
Windows® 8 / 8.1
Windows® 7
Windows Vista®
Windows® 2000, XP
2.0.3 Mar.5.2009 EXE bpacsdk203eu.exe [EXE/15.4MB] .lbx label file format (P-touch Editor 5.0)
.lbl label file format (P-touch Editor 4.*/5.0)
Windows Vista®
Windows® 2000, XP
1.5.6 July 19.2007 EXE bpacsdk156eu.exe [EXE/8.8MB] .lbl label file format (P-touch Editor 3.*/4.*) Windows Vista®
Windows® 2000, XP
Windows® 98, ME
  • *:   b-PAC client component is included.

b-PAC client component only (for installation on each end users PC)

Version Release Date File Support label file format Support OS
3.2.001
(32bit)
Mar.27.2017 MSI bcciw32001.msi [MSI/11.6MB] .lbx label file format (P-touch Editor 5.0/5.1/5.2)
.lbl label file format (P-touch Editor 5.0/5.1/5.2)
Windows® 10
Windows® 8 / 8.1
Windows® 7
Windows Vista®
3.2.001
(64bit)
Mar.27.2017 MSI bcciw32001_64.msi [MSI/12.8MB] .lbx label file format (P-touch Editor 5.0/5.1/5.2)
.lbl label file format (P-touch Editor 5.0/5.1/5.2)
Windows® 10
Windows® 8 / 8.1
Windows® 7
Windows Vista®
3.0.017 Apr.23.2013 MSI bcciw30017.msi [MSI/6.9MB] .lbx label file format (P-touch Editor 5.0)
.lbl label file format (P-touch Editor 5.0)
Windows® 10
Windows® 8 / 8.1
Windows® 7
Windows Vista®
Windows® 2000, XP
2.0.3 Mar.5.2009 EXE bpaccci203.exe [EXE/13.0MB] .lbx label file format (P-touch Editor 5.0)
.lbl label file format (P-touch Editor 4.*/5.0)
Windows Vista®
Windows® 2000, XP
1.5.6 July 19.2007 EXE bpaccci156.exe [EXE/5.6MB] .lbl label file format (P-touch Editor 3.*/4.*) Windows Vista®
Windows® 2000, XP
Windows® 98, ME
  • *:   SDK is not included.

User Guide only

Version Release Date File Note
3.1 Aug.7.2015 ZIP bPAC31_eng.zip [ZIP/256KB] The help files are contained within a compressed (.zip) file. If you are using Windows Vista® (or later), double-click the file to access the help documents. Users of other operating systems will require a suitable decompression program to be installed.
3.0 Apr.23.2013 ZIP bPAC30_eng.zip [ZIP/256KB] The help files are contained within a compressed (.zip) file. If you are using Windows® XP (or later), double-click the file to access the help documents. Users of other operating systems will require a suitable decompression program to be installed.
2.0 Mar.5.2009 PDF bPAC_SDK20.pdf [PDF/1.3MB] -
1.5 July 19.2007 PDF bPAC_SDK156.pdf [PDF/1.7MB] -

Update History

Version 3.2.001 (Mar.27.2017)
  • Add support Intelligent Mail Barcode.
Version 3.1.006 (Jan.6.2017)
  • Add support for QL-800, QL-810W, QL-820NWB, RJ-3050Ai, RJ-3150Ai.
Version 3.1.005 (July.8.2016)
  • Add support for PT-D800E/PT-E800T/PT-E800TK/PT-E800W/PT-E850TKW/PT-P900W/PT-P950NW.
  • Add support for RJ-4030Ai.
  • Add support for MW-260/MW-145BT/MW-140BT/MW-120.
Version 3.1.004 (Aug.7.2015)
  • Minor bug fix.

Version 3.1.003 (Oct.21.2014)
  • Added support for "PrintEvent" method by script languages(VBScript, JScript, etc.).

Version 3.1.001 (Jan.17.2014)
  • New machine PT-P700, PT-H500, PT-E500 have been supported.
  • Supports b-PAC SDK(32bit/64bit Version).
  • Supports P-touch Editor 5.1.
Version 3.0.017 (Apr.23.2013)
  • Added support for the TD-2020/2120N/2130N.
  • Supports Microsoft® Windows® 8.
Version 3.0.015 (Jan.17.2012)

The following has been fixed from the previous of b-PAC 3.0.014.

  • New machine QL-700 has been supported.
Version 3.0.014 (July.26.2011)

The following has been fixed from the previous of b-PAC 3.0.013.

  • An error with end of the month date and time object is fixed.
Version 3.0.013 (Apr.27.2011)

The followings have been fixed from the previous of b-PAC 3.0.012.

  • The followings have been fixed from the previous of b-PAC 3.0.013.
  • An error with the network, GetMediaId, GetMediaName defect method fails.
  • An error with "M_pPrinter-> CreatePrinterDC () - (6)The handle is invalid."
  • User Guide is modified and appended.
Version 3.0.012 (Oct.18.2010)

The followings have been fixed from the previous of b-PAC 3.0.010. An error with which 2D code was not printed.

  • The followings have been fixed from the previous of b-PAC 3.0.010. An error with which 2D code was not printed.
  • An error with which unnecessary massage was shown.
  • An error with which Job Name was not shown when Print Job Name was assigned.
  • Wrong description with sample application and help.
  • An error with which Print Option did not work when print from RL-700S.
  • An error with which the settings of High Resolution and High Speed Print when print from PT-9700PC/PT-9800PCN.
  • Errors with sample application.
Version 3.0.010 (Feb.1.2010)
  • Supports Microsoft® Windows® 7.
  • RFID SDK is integrated.
  • New functions such as error acquisition are added.
Version 2.0.3 (Mar.5.2009)
  • Added support for the PT-2430PC and PT-1230PC.
  • Minor bug fixes.
  • VC# sample application is added.
Version 2.0.1 (May 9.2008)
  • Supports .lbx label file format (P-touch Editor 5.0).
Version 1.5.6 (July 19.2007)
  • Added support for the QL-560.
  • Minor bug fixes.
  • URL updated in the documentation.
Version 1.5.5 (Dec.27.2006)
  • The "Cut at End" and "Gives priority to print quality" functions for QL are added.
  • Detailed explanation about cut options, how to keep the aspect ratio of an image, and how to set the control code of Code128/EAN128 barcode data are added to the document.

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