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Gateway Features
Multiple Languages
Support Plans Available
Local Single User License
Concurrent Network Licensing
Centralized Application Management w/Network Licensing
Share Data Between Users w/Network Licensing
Application Type DesktopDesktopDesktopDesktopDesktopDesktopDesktop
Producer Features
Various Card Sizes CR-80All SizesAll SizesAll SizesAll SizesAll SizesAll Sizes
Create Card Templates 5UnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Card Template Manager
Template Migration Tool
Editable Sample Card Templates
Step-by-Step Card Design Wizard
Enhanced Properties for Text, Image, and Drawing Objects
Content Allignment Tools
Border Object Features
Image Opacity Masking
Resize Font to Fit Feature
1D Barcodes
Manual Data Entries
Import & Export Card Templates
Drag & Drop Database Field on Layout - No Mapping
Grouping of Templates
Background Removal
2D Barcodes
Export Card Preview as Image
Automate Manual Insert Actions
Unlimited Layouts per Template
Customize w/ Python Scripting Language
External Plug In Support
Printing Features
Print to Windows Printers
Single and Double Sided Printing
Batch Printing
UV Panel Printing
Windows Print Manager
Print Production Reports
Autoprint Server
Network Printing Support
Photos and Signatures
Directshow Webcam Support
Image Tools Editor
Twain Image Acquisition
Canon Camera Support
Advanced Photo Options
Signature Capture Support
Advanced Signature Options
Automatic Face Recognition/Face Crop
Database Options
Internal Database (gateway) 200 RecordsUnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
MS Excel Connectivity (all Office versions)
CSV and Text DB Connectivity
Paradox Connectivity
MS Access Connectivity (all Office versions)
SQLite Database Connectivity
MS SQL Server Connectivity (native)
Oracle Connectivity (native)
MySQL Connectivity (native)
DB2 Connectivity (native)
PostgreSQL Connectivity (native)
ODBC Connectivity
Active Directory Read and Write (LDAP)
Production Management Features
Database Record Edit Window
Enhanced Data Record Presentation (Datagrid)
Record Column Filter and Sorting
Store Photos in Database
Add, Update, and Delete Database Records
Store Signatures and Images in Database
Automate Record Insert Options
Store Global Counters in Database
Store Print Counters in Database
Store Environment Variables
Create Picklist with Drop-down Menu
Create and Store Database Filter per Template
Create and Store User Specific Record Lookup Filters -5UnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Live Database Record Lookup Filter
Database Column Management (Visible, Editiable)
Advanced Primary Key Options
Advanced Update/Insert Options
Advanced Error Behavior Options
Create Internal Views/Queries
Multiple Database Server Connections
Store Production Data in Multiple Connected Databases
Store Photos, Signatures, and Images in Multiple Databases
Display Live Record Data w/ Push-Pull
Create Column Requirements for Inserting/Updating Records
Create Column Requirements for Record Printing
Prompt Value before Printing Records
Customize Database Record Layout
Customize Field Labels
Security Features
Login Feature
Create User Profile w/Permissions
Temporary Block Users
Customize Interface per User
Hide Database Data Access per User
Create User Groups
Create User Group Profiles w/ Permissions
Assign/Remove User(s) To/From Groups
Customize Interface per Group
Hide Database Data Access per Group
Encoding Features
Magnetic Encoding
HID® Proximity Reading
MIFARE® Setup Wizard
MIFARE® Classic 1K and 4K
ID Scan Features
Store ID Image/Photo/OCR
Fingerprint Capture Features
Store Fingerprint
Verify Fingerprint
3rd Party System Integration *
Paxton Access Control Read and Write ---MMMM
* M: Available as Additional Module

Over 25,000 customers worldwide using CardExchange® products

CardExchange® Producer Feature Highlights

  • Various Card Sizes
  • Step-by-Step Card Design Wizard
  • Text, Image, and Drawing Objects
  • Image Opacity Masking
  • 1D and 2D Barcodes
  • Manual Data Entries
  • Background Removal
  • Field Formatting
  • Template Grouping
  • Windows Printer Support
  • Single and Double Sided Printing
  • UV Panel Printing
  • Batch Printing
  • Image Tools Editor
  • DirectShow and Twain Support
  • Canon Camera Support
  • Face Recognition
  • Signature Support
  • ID Scanner Support
  • Biometric Support
  • MS Access, MS Excel
  • SQL Server, MySQL, Oracle, ODBC
  • Multiple Database Connectivity
  • Database Record Editing
  • Advanced Data Filtering
  • Login Feature
  • User and Group Profiles
  • Password Expire Feature
  • Magnetic Encoding
  • MIFARE® Classic and DESFire EV1

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