ID Card Software – CardStudio 2.0

Zebra CardStudio 2.0 makes designing and producing high-quality cards quick and simple for Zebra ID card printers.

Whether you’re creating a handful of single-sided monochrome cards or thousands of encoded, fill-colour, double-sided cards with special security effects and dynamic data, CardStudio 2.0 makes it easy.

CardStudio Editions

With four editions available, you can purchase the features you need today and upgrade to unlock advanced capabilities as your business needs evolve.


  • Card Design and Print in one application
  • No database features
  • CardStudio 1.0 Design Conversion


  • All Classic functions
  • Unlimited card designs and data records
  • 1 project file
  • CardStudio 1.0 database conversion
  • Digital ID capabilities


  • All Standard functions
  • Full external database connectivity for MS Access, MS SQL, My SQL and Oracle databases
  • Generic ODBC driver support
  • Multiple project files


  • All Enterprise functions and unlimited card designs, projects, data records
  • Full SmartCard encoding including MIFARE Classic, plus and DESfire

Why buy your ID card software from Unicard?

We know what works

We have clientele ranging from your local primary school to major multinational corporate businesses. We know which version of ID card software will be the best fit for you.

You’re not on your own

Buying from Unicard gives you the backing of decades of experience, we’re not just a faceless online retailer. We have real people behind the scenes that work in the industry and a support team that can help you navigate many issues you may encounter with your ID card software.

Learn more about ID card software

Want to know how our ID card software range will work for you? Head over to our Applications page which shows the various uses for our card printers.

Enquire about our Software solutions today

Contact our friendly team to discuss your card printing requirements so we can provide a quick and easy quote.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Yes. CardStudio works with the following Zebra ID card printers: ZXP Series 1, ZXP Series 3, ZXP Series 7, ZXP Series 8, ZXP Series 9, ZCL10, ZC100, ZC300/350

Likely not. Most ID card printers are sold as just the printer only and you will need something like cardPresso to help manage your card templates and person database.