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Overview: ConnectEasy Application for Windows

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ConnectEasy is all-in-one tool for printing shipping labels and weighing packages that enables ShippingEasy to integrate with your hardware in a wide range of configurations.

Once installed, ConnectEasy provides an array of additional settings and information, available under each tab.


Account

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1. Welcome to ConnectEasy Details your account name and connected computer.  

View your printing history at shippingeasy-app.printnode.com. Login may be required.
NOTE: PrintNode.com provides options to manage details of your account.  If you change your password on this account, ShippingEasy will no longer have a record of your password and will not be able to provide support assistance. We recommend keeping original password settings.
2. Help  Navigate to ShippingEasy's FAQ page for ConnectEasy.
3. Logout  Log out of ConnectEasy from your current computer.

To log back in, you must grab your credentials from within ShippingEasy (SETTINGS > CONNECTEASY > Passphrase). 
4. Quit  Disconnect ConnectEasy. 

To reconnect, click the icon on your desktop or launch from the Start menu (START > ALL PROGRAMS > CONNECTEASY > ConnectEasy).

Printers

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1. Printers active by default Add check marks to any printers listed in the table to make them active in ConnectEasy. Add a check mark to the 'Printers active by default' to record your default printers in the table.
2. Printer  A list of printers installed on your computer.
3. Status  Individual printer statuses may be "Offline", "Online", or "Idle".  Only "Online" printers can receive print jobs.
4. Ready  Indicates ConnectEasy is ready for use. If this says "Disconnected", you'll need to reconnect ConnectEasy.  Learn more

Scales

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1. Refresh  Refreshes the list of USB scales you have connected to your PC. 
2. Enable Scales  Check this box if you'd like to integrate your scale with ShippingEasy.
3. Ready  Indicates ConnectEasy is ready for use. If this says "Disconnected", you'll need to reconnect ConnectEasy.  Learn more

Settings

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1. Retain printjob contents after printing Keeps a PDF copy of each label printed, in the following locations: 
  • Windows: %HOMEPATH%/.printnode/shippingeasy/9/printjobs
2. Proxy Settings Select a proxy server option when using a dedicated computer or software system on a computer that acts as an intermediary between your workstation and internet connection.
3. Ready  Indicates ConnectEasy is ready for use. If this says "Disconnected", you'll need to reconnect ConnectEasy.  Learn more

Logs

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1. Copy to clipboard If you are ever asked to provide your logs to the ShippingEasy Support Team, you can easily click Copy to Clipboard and then paste it into an email. 
2. Send to Support Sends a record of print logs to the developer, PrintNode. If you experience an issue you want to report, or are asked to send your logs to Print Node, click this button. 
3. Ready  Indicates ConnectEasy is ready for use. If this says "Disconnected", you'll need to reconnect ConnectEasy.  Learn more.

About

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1. View License Directs you to a web page inside your browser that details your user license for ConnectEasy.
2. Version Displays the installed version.  Check if you have the latest version installed. 
3. Ready  Indicates ConnectEasy is ready for use. If this says "Disconnected", you'll need to reconnect ConnectEasy.  Learn more.

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