Fargo DTC4500e ID Card Printer

Fargo DTC4500e Dual Sided ID Card Printer & Complete Supplies Package with Bodno Bronze Edition ID Software 

Fargo DTC4500e ID Card Printer

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Color Bronze Edition
Size Dual Sided

Product Highlights

  • Single-sided direct-to-card photo ID system includes all components necessary for high-volume printing with high-level security requirements.  

  • Printer features rewrite technology, USB and Ethernet connectivity, Wi-Fi  (requires HID Wi-Fi module sold separately), printer password protection, UV printing (with optional fluorescent ribbon), dual-input card hoppers, and high-capacity ribbon options.  

  • Includes Bodno Photo ID Software Bronze Edition, a powerful and easy-to-use entry-level software for designing, managing, and printing your ID cards.

  • Backed by a global three-year manufacturer’s warranty + expert online and phone support.

MSRP: $5,557.99

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Whats in the box

Warranty 3 Year Warranty
Input Hopper 200
Output Hopper 100
Printing Speed
Full Color 16 seconds
Black 6 seconds
Cost Per Card
Single Sided Color $0.32
Dual Sided Color $0.56
1 Side Color 1 Side Black $0.36
Black $0.10
Card Thickness 9-40 mil
Connection USB, Ethernet
OS Compatible Windows
Weight 26.0 lb
Field Upgrades Wi-Fi, Magnetic Encoding, Lamination

Fargo DTC4500e ID Card Printer Description

Fargo DTC4500e Single-Sided Photo ID System

Powerful and Secure

If you need an ID printer that:

  • can withstand continuous, high-volume output

  • creates cards with multiple security features

  • produces durable, high-quality cards

Then the Fargo DTC4500e is the printer of choice for you. It lets you print hundreds of cards at a time with maximum card protection.

Why users love it: High-capacity printer. Offers optional secure, smart-card encoding with optional lamination capability.

Ideal for: Mid to large-size businesses, schools, government agencies, and health-care facilities.

Typical Applications: Student IDs, employee IDs, access-control badges, payment cards, membership cards, loyalty cards, gift cards.

Fargo DTC4500e Single-Sided ID Printer

Print Hundreds of Cards, at 16 Seconds Each

The DTC4500e is built specially for high-volume printing and encoding. It features high-capacity ribbon supplies and dual-input card hoppers for continuous, batch printing. And it’s fast: get your full-color card in only 16 seconds.

Print with Peace of Mind

Protect your data with the DTC4250e. It features password protection on top of the AES-256 data encryption included in Fargo’s more basic models. Add layers of card security with an optional embedded iCLASS® SE smart card encoder, UV printing with optional fluorescent ribbons and/or optional holographic lamination.

Compact and Easy-to-use  

The DTC4500e is  designed to take up minimum office space, and optional same-side input/output card hoppers keep the printer out of your way in even tight office spaces. The SmartScreen display offers easy-to-follow prompts so you don’t have to keep guessing what to do next.

Upgrade Easily as Your Needs Grow

The DTC4500e is a modular printer, so you can easily add security or performance features as your organization grows. All upgrades can be easily performed at your office, making the DTC4500e perfect for a wide range of applications.

Optional Dual-Sided Printing

Print additional information - like a barcode or digital signature - on the back of the card.  

Optional Encoding  

Add security and functionality to your cards by easily upgrading to  enable smart card, magnetic stripe card and proximity card encoding.

Optional Same-side Input/Output Card Hopper

Makes the printer more compact for tight office spaces.  

Optional Wi-Fi Capability

Don’t limit your ID card printing to your office only. Print anywhere, anytime with the optional Wi-Fi accessory.

Optional Card-laminating

Go with the optional card-lamination module to increase card durability and add a virtually forgery-resistant layer of protection to your cards.  

Optional Locking Card-hoppers

Protect your blank and printed/encoded cards.

Choose from Multiple Ribbon Options

Choose high-capacity ribbon options to print larger batches, half-panel ribbon for more economical and faster dual-sided printing, and ECO ribbon for more economical and eco-friendly ribbon refills.

Logitech C270 HD Webcam

Take High-Resolution Snapshots

The Logitech webcam features Logitech Fluid Crystal™ Technology—enabling it to capture crisp, clear photos that transfer effortlessly onto your photo ID badges. Simply plug it into your computer’s USB port and it is ready for use.

Color Ribbon and Cards

Everything you need to be up-and-running. Within minutes.

Want to start printing immediately? The system comes with a full-color YMCKO ribbon (EZ) for printing 500 images, plus 500 Bodno PVC cards. So you have everything you need to get started, now.


Software Description

Bodno Bronze Edition:

  • Windows & Mac compatibility
  • Template card designs
  • 1D barcode printing
  • Image editing
  • Card signatures
  • Free software updates
  • Internal database storage for card reprinting

The Bronze Edition is an excellent choice for those new to ID card printing. This user-friendly software comes with all the essential features you need to start creating professional-looking cards. With its compatibility across Windows and Mac, and the convenience of template designs, image editing, and 1D barcode printing, you'll be up and running in no time. Choose Bronze for an easy-to-use, reliable ID card printing experience.

Dual-Sided ID Card Printer

Dual-sided ID card printers provide a convenient and efficient solution for creating professional-quality ID cards. Compared to single-sided printers, dual-sided printers offer the ease of use that comes from not having to manually reinsert the card to print on the other side. This streamlines the printing process, saving both time and effort.

In terms of speed, dual-sided ID card printers are designed to print on both sides simultaneously, significantly reducing the time it takes to produce each card. This increased efficiency is particularly beneficial for organizations with large-scale printing needs, such as businesses, schools, and government agencies.

Dual-sided ID card printers also offer the flexibility to customize the content on both sides of the card. You can print the cardholder's photo, name, and other essential details on the front, while using the back for additional information, such as contact details, barcodes, QR codes, or company information. This versatility makes dual-sided ID card printers a valuable investment for organizations seeking a comprehensive and efficient ID card printing solution.

Customer Reviews

Based on 4 reviews
Byron Tech Support

Byron was very helpful. He correctly installed my license software for me so that I would not have to use the Bodno in demo mode. I was unaware of this issue, so I was grateful for his assistance.

Christopher Conroy
Tech Support

Byron- He was very supportive during our talk. He was able to coach me on the process to help me break barriers within myself and help be successful within my role.

Mike Darby
Byron Technical Support

Bryon's help was Excellent. He was very knowledgeable. Highly Recommend. He is the Best.

Technical Support

Joseph - Great customer support. Very thankful he was able to help walk me through my questions.