Dymo LabelWriter 4XL printer

You can use the Dymo LabelWriter 4XL to print the shipping labels you buy in Shopify. It connects to your computer via USB. You can buy the Dymo LabelWriter 4XL at the Shopify Hardware Store.

To learn more about the Dymo LabelWriter 4XL printer, refer to Dymo's support page.

Did you know?

If you're using an Apple computer to print your shipping labels, then Shopify recommends the Dymo LabelWriter 4XL.

Installation and setup in Mac OSX

Did you know?

If you need help installing and setting up your Dymo printer, contact Dymo's support.

Before you can use the Dymo printer on Mac OS, you need to download and install DYMO Label Software v8.5.2, Mac. To install the Dymo LabelWriter 4XL on your Apple computer:

  1. Open your web browser.
  2. Open Dymo's website at www.dymo.com/en-US/labelwriter-4xl-label-printer.
  3. Click Support to view the Drivers & Downloads:
    Dymo support page
  4. Click DYMO Label Software v8.5.2, Mac to download the drivers for your printer.
  5. After the download is complete, open the DLS8Setup.8.5.2.dmg file to install Dymo's Label Software.
  6. Plug your printer in to your computer using the included USB cable, and connect its power adapter. After you turn on the printer, your computer will detect it automatically.

Printing shipping labels in Mac OSX

After you've purchased a shipping label on an order's Fulfillment page in your Shopify admin, you can download the label and print it.

Caution

If you're using the Dymo LabelWriter 4XL, then make sure that you select DYMO LabelWriter 4XL (4" x 6") as your Printer type on the Shipping settings page.

To print a shipping label in Mac OSX:

  1. From your Shopify admin, click Orders (or press G O):

    Orders

  2. Click the number of an order that you've already purchased a shipping label for.

  3. In the Order details section, click Download label:

    Download label

  4. After the download is complete, find and then open the file on your computer.

  5. After you've opened the file, click Print.

  6. On the print dialog, select DYMO LabelWriter 4XL from the Printer drop-down menu:

    Print dialog mac dymo

  7. Select 1744907 4 in X 6 in from the Paper Size drop-down menu. This option won't appear unless you've downloaded and installed DYMO Label Software v8.5.2, Mac.

  8. After you've chosen the correct printer and paper size, click Print.


Installation and setup in Windows 10

To install the Dymo printer in Windows 10, plug your printer in to your computer using the included USB cable, and connect its power adapter. After you turn on the printer, your computer will detect it automatically and download the required device drivers.

To confirm that your printer has been installed:

  1. Open your computer's Control panel.
  2. Click Hardware and Sound.
  3. Click Devices.
  4. In the Printers & Scanners section, confirm that Dymo LabelWriter 4XL appears in the list of printers:
    Windows 10 dymo settings

Printing shipping labels in Windows 10

After you've purchased a shipping label, you can download the label and print it.

To print a shipping label in Windows 10:

  1. From your Shopify admin, click Orders (or press G O):

    Orders

  2. Click the number of an order that you've already purchased a shipping label for.

  3. In the Order details section, click Download label:

    Download label

  4. After the download is complete, find and then open the file on your computer.

  5. After you've opened the file, click the ... button, and then click Print.

  6. On the print dialog, select DYMO LabelWriter 4XL from the Printer menu:

    Print dialog DYMO windows10

  7. Make sure that the Paper size is 1744907 4 in x 6 in:

    Paper size DYMO windows10

  8. Click Print.

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