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CT-S651 – Windows 7


  • Click here to download the Citizen CT-S651 Printer Driver for both 32-bit (x86) and 64-bit (x64) versions of Windows 7

Printer Installation Procedure

  1. Download the driver file from the above link and save to your Windows Desktop.
  2. Double-click on this ‘’ file that is located on your desktop.
  3. Left-click on the ‘Extract all files’ option.
  4. Left-click on the ‘Extract’ button. The will extract all of the files to a folder named ‘Driver-222E’ on your Windows Desktop.
  5. Load the Citizen CT-S651 with 80mm thermal paper and turn it on.
  6. Plug the Citizen CT-S651 into your computer via a USB cable.
  7. Go to ‘Windows Start’ | ‘Devices and Printers’.
  8. Click ‘Add a printer’.
  9. Click ‘Add a local printer’.
  10. Choose ‘Use an existing port’, and choose ‘USB001’ (Virtual printer port for USB). Click ‘Next’.
  11. Click on the ‘Have Disk’ button.
  12. Left-click on the ‘Browse’ button.
  13. Browse to the ‘Driver-222E’ folder that you extracted to your Windows Desktop earlier. If you are running 32-bit Windows Vista, select the 32bit(x86)CT-S651 folder. If you are running 64-bit Windows Vista, select the 64bit(x64)CT-S651 folder.
  14. Select the file named ‘cts651e.inf’ and then click on the ‘Open’ button.
  15. Click on the ‘OK’ button.
  16. Click on the ‘Next’ button.
  17. Click on the ‘Next’ button.
  18. Click on the ‘Install this driver software anyway’ selection.
  19. Once the printer driver is finished installing, select ‘Do not share this printer’ and click on the ‘Next’ button.
  20. Uncheck ‘Set as the default printer’ and optionally click on the ‘Print a test page’ button to see if the receipt printer was installed correctly. Then, click on the ‘Finish’ button when done.

Cash Drawer Configuration

  1. Navigate to the Windows Control Panel and click on “Devices and Printers”.
  2. Right-click on the CITIZEN CT-S651 and select “Printing preferences”.
  3. On the “Layout” tab, click on the “Advanced” button.
  4. Click the plus sign (+) next to “Printer Functions”. Also, click the plus sign next to “Cash Drawer #1”.
  5. Click the “Open At:” option and change it from “Job End” to “Never”.
  6. Click OK.
  7. Click OK on the Citizen CT-S651 “Printing Preferences” window, and then click OK on the “Properties” window.
  8. Close the Windows Control Panel.

Configuring Printer in GolfNow Reservations

  1. Setup | Hardware
  2. Click Printers
  3. Click Receipt Tab
  4. Click CT-S651 under Installed Printers
  5. Select Font as Standard
  6. Select Size as Standard
  7. Click OK

Troubleshooting Guide

Issue: The cash drawer kicks open twice on each transaction. It also opens on receipt reprints and cash closes.
Resolution: Verify that the “Open At:” setting in the “Cash Drawer Configuration” procedure is properly set to “Never” instead of “Job End”.

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