Your landing page in Desktop Designer is an introduction which opens after the application loads. The page includes the following:

  • New document area: create new or open existing Desktop Designer documents.

    • Create a New Label: create new label documents.

    • New Solution: create solutions with labels and forms.

    • Open from Document Storage: open labels or solutions from Document Storage on your connected NiceLabel Control Center.

      Product level info

      Opening from Document Storage is available when connected to Control Center, and requires an LMS license.

    • Open...: open existing label and solution files from your workstation, cloud or network locations.

  • Recent Files: lists recently used Desktop Designer files.


Your landing page and its sections are different when you run licensed Desktop Designer editions or trial versions.

  • Learning resources: access useful resources to help you create labels and solutions, and learn more about NiceLabel 10.

    • Training Videos: access your NiceLabel video tutorial library. Video tutorials help you learn label design basics and solution building in just minutes.

    • User Guides: access the entire online library of NiceLabel user guides. User guides provide you comprehensive descriptions and instructions for using NiceLabel 10.

  • Printer Drivers: access Loftware printer drivers. Drivers let you optimize your labels to print on specific printer models.

  • Software Information: contains information about your installed copy of NiceLabel 10 – license, license key, and installed version. If a newer version of NiceLabel 10 is available, notification links appear automatically. Click the link to download and install the latest version.