Scanner - USB Mode or COM Emulation

            USB Scanners will automatically be detected by VisitorRego, however, if a COM port Emulated scanner is being used, then VisitorRego will need to be configured to use the correct COM port for the scanner.

            A simple way to check whether or not a scanner is in COM Emulation, is to open notepad and scan a barcode while notepad is the active window. If the barcode number appears in notepad then the scanner is not in COM Emulation mode.

            Left  Notepad with a USB scanner, Right with a COM Emulated scanner:

            Updated: 12 Dec 2018 10:35 AM
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