Acan Barcode Scanner.. doesnt work?

Answer I have a PS/2 barcode scanner from another company. I also use USB keyboard.I had to connect a (broken in my case) PS/2 keyboard to the other end of the barcode's "keyboard wedge" cable because it ... Read More »

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How does the barcode scanner work on a smart phone?

All of the barcode scanning apps I have used use your phone's camera to "read" the barcode. Make sure it's in focus and the entire barcode is on the screen.

Is there any Barcode Scanner Application for PC that would take a barcode and give you the product's info + $?

Yes, there are several that will import the data into a Windows PC. You may then need to reformat into a .csv or excel file, though, or perhaps there is some extra software for that. The softeksoft... Read More »

How come barcode scanner can scan barcode upside down with same results..?

Yes. Each barcode (whether it is UPC, EAN, Code 39, etc.) includes a start and stop character. Depending which is encountered first will tell the scanner what direction it is reading the barcode. W... Read More »

Why doesnt my scanner work?

You did not mention your laptop make and model or your Operating System (IE, Google Chrome, Firefox,etc) So I'll offer you this much ; Click on Start > Control Panel > Scanners and Cameras . Make... Read More »