Rollo is a rockstar for being affordable, simple, and fast; making it our most recommended label printer!
In this walkthrough we will:
- Download and install the Rollo driver
- Add the Rollo to your Printers in System Preferences
- Print a test label
- Calibrate (if needed)
- Print your Pirate Ship shipping label
Download and install the Rollo Driver
First, download this Rollo Driver for Macs.
Follow the steps provided in the installer.
Then, plug in your Rollo printer to the power source and connect it to your computer with the included USB cable.
Add the Rollo to the Printers in System Preferences
Click on System Preferences under the Apple Menu in the top left corner of your screen.
Then, click the Printers & Scanners icon.
Next, click the + button under the Printers window. From the drop-down, click Add Printer or Scanner...
The Rollo will display as Printer Thermal Printer. Select it from the list.
If desired, rename the printer in the Name field.
Then, in the Use drop-down, click Select Software.
Locate and select Rollo Printer and click OK.
Print a test label
The Rollo-Mac installation package contains a sample label you can print.
Open Sample Label, and Print⌘+P, all the settings will be configured as shown below (paper size will be 100mm x 150mm).
Once done, your Rollo is ready to print!
You may need to calibrate your new Rollo if your test label doesn't print correctly. Just load your labels into the Rollo printer, then click & hold the blue button on top until it beeps.
This will calibrate your label size. You can then print your test label again.