Decoding Control Panel
The Decoding control panel object in the Datalogic guns will typically tell you everything you need to know about the barcode you are trying to scan.
- To open the Decoding control panel, navigate to 'Start > Settings > Control Panel > Decoding' on the device
From anywhere in this page you can scan a barcode, and the page will display the data held within the barcode, as well as the type:
You can see here that the data '637910729006' is what the scanner is reading.
- [CR] [LF] Indicates a 'carriage return' or enter keypress and line feed. This is common to move the cursor to the next line after a successful scan
Notice Type: UPC-A. This indicates the type of barcode. See the Barcoding section of this help guide for more information about different types of barcodes.
- If you want to configure different options with the UPC-A barcode type, see the next section