How do I install a Honeywell barcode scanner?

How do I install a Honeywell barcode scanner?

Installing the scanner

  1. Plug the USB in to the computer.
  2. Wait approximately 10 seconds for the scanner to install itself.
  3. Once the scanner installs, click Close.
  4. Open Notepad or Microsoft Word on your computer.
  5. Once the cursor is blinking on the blank document, scan a barcode.

How do you get the scanner to communicate via virtual COM port USB serial driver?

Set the scanner’s intface to USB Serial Emulation. Once the driver has been successfully installed, connect the scanner to the computer and set the scanner’s interface to USB serial emulation.

Do you need software for a barcode scanner?

Barcode scanners do not require any special software or driver to function properly. They will emulate a keyboard and will be recognized by your computer as a general input device.

How do I install a USB barcode scanner?

USB Barcode Scanner

  1. Close your company’s accounting or inventory application if it is currently open.
  2. Insert the driver installation disc for the USB barcode scanner into the CD/DVD drive of the computer.
  3. Follow the on-screen prompts to install the USB barcode scanner driver in Windows.

How do I download driver for USB serial adapter?

To manually install the USB to Serial drivers on Windows 7 64-bit operating systems

  1. Open Windows Control Panel.
  2. Select System > Hardware > Device Manager.
  3. In the Other devices tab, right-click USB-Serial Controller and then select Install from the drop-down menu.
  4. Select Browse my computer for driver software.

How do I add a barcode scanner in Windows 10?

Expand the hidden icons on your Taskbar:

  1. Right click on the Bluetooth icon and select Add a Bluetooth Device:
  2. The Settings screen will appear. Click on “Add Bluetooth or other device”
  3. Click on the text and the scanner should connect and the blue LED should light up.
  4. Open Notepad and scan a bar code, it should appear.

How do I reset my Honeywell Voyager 1202g?

To do this pop the battery out of the unit. See the diagram below for battery removal. Leave the battery out for 5 minutes. Pop the battery back into the unit.

How do I open a serial port in Windows 10?


  1. Go to Windows Device manager > Multi-port serial adapters.
  2. Select the adapter and right click to open the menu.
  3. Click on the Properties link.
  4. Open the Ports Configuration tab.
  5. Click on the Port Setting button.
  6. Select the Port Number and click OK.
  7. Click OK to apply the changes.

How do I install a virtual COM port?

Download and install VSPD on your Windows 10 computer. Launch the application and navigate to the “Manage Ports” tab. Here you can select ports from the drop-down menu or manually enter custom port names. After selecting the port names, simply click the “Add Pair” button and you are done!

How do I reset my Metrologic scanner?

Power up the scanner. Click ‘Global Default’ button. Select the correct interface from the tree menu ‘Operations’ > ‘Interface’. Click ‘Download’ – default settings will be restored.

Does Windows 10 support serial ports?

The reason being, said serial port option may not be available because of the Windows 10 update installation. The update could impact virtual serial port drivers ability to load specific devices by default. This creates a major problem for those using such (seemingly) incompatible devices.

How do I download a serial driver to my USB in Windows 10?

Double-click Ports(COM & LPT), then right-click on your Prolific USB to Serial driver to select Update driver. Click Browse my computer for driver software. Select Let me pick from a list of available drivers on my computer. Select an older version on the Model list.