2. How to configuration StarPRNT Application

The Library (StarIO.dll/StarIOExtension.dll/SMCloudServicesSolution.dll/StarIOPort.dll/GenerateBarcode.dll) is already included when the StarPRNT SDK is loaded; there’s no need to include it again when testing our SDK.

2.1. Add component

StarPRNT SDK library supports Nuget package and dll file.Please link library that suits your application configuration.


SMCloudServicesSolution Library

You need to add when using Star Micronics Cloud (AllReceipts, etc.) in the application.

2.1.2. Use dll file

  1. In Solution Explorer, select the project.

  2. On the Project menu, click Add Reference. The Add Reference dialog box opens.

  3. Click Reference Button and select the libraries in the Distributables folder of StarPRNT SDK, then click OK.


    • StarIO.dll
    • StarIOExtension.dll
    • SMCloudServicesSolution.dll


    *1: After the build, place the the following files in the same location as the above libraries (StarIO.dll/ StarIOExtension.dll/ SMCloudServicesSolution.dll).

    For 32bit application

    • StarIOPort_x86.dll
    • GenerateBarcode_x86.dll

    For 64bit application

    • StarIOPort_x64.dll
    • GenerateBarcode_x64.dll

    *2: If the library with a strong named is used, select the library (StarIO.dll/StarIOExtension.dll/SMCloudServicesSolution.dll) within the ‘Distributables_strong_named’ folder.

  4. The following construction will be built.