CK65 Series Mobile Computer powered by Android™ User Guide...
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TABLE OF CONTENTS Customer Support ........................vii Technical Assistance ......................vii Product Service and Repair ....................vii Limited Warranty ........................vii Chapter 1 - About the Computer Features........... 1 About the CK65 Mobile Computer ..................1 Model Overview ........................1 Features of the CK65......................
Customize the Favorites Tray ...................27 Use Google™ Search......................27 About Screen Gestures .......................28 Set the Time Zone........................28 About Honeywell Applications....................29 Applications You Can Download to the Mobile Computer ..........30 Unlock Developer Options .......................31 Chapter 3 - Use the Image Engine .............. 33 About the Image Engine ......................33...
Delete a Scan Setting Profile ....................39 About the Optional Digital Scan Button ................40 Enable and Configure the Digital Scan Button ............40 Scan Bar Codes..........................41 About Scanning Configuration Bar Codes ..............41 Use the Scan Demo App ......................42 Change the Scan Demo Symbology Settings ............42 Chapter 4 - Use the Camera ................43 About the Color Camera ......................43 How to Zoom..........................43...
About Software Updates ......................65 About Transferring Files via USB Connection ............65 Install Software with AutoInstall....................66 Optional microSD Card Method..................66 About the Honeywell Upgrader ....................67 View the Installed OTA Version ..................67 Install OTA Updates......................68 Reboot (Restart) the Computer....................69 About Enterprise Data Reset....................69 Before You Begin ........................69...
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CHAPTER ABOUT THE COMPUTER FEATURES This chapter introduces the CK65 Mobile Computer. Use this chapter to learn about the basic computer features, functions, and accessories. About the CK65 Mobile Computer CK65 mobile computers, built on the Mobility Edge™ platform, deliver real-time connectivity, advanced data capture, and future-proof investment protection.
Choice of physical keypad: • Alphanumeric and function keypad • Numeric and function keypad Choice of Honeywell imager: • N6703SR (1D/2D), high performance imager • EX20 Near/Far (1D/2D), high performance, long range imager WLAN IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac radio; Wi-Fi certified Bluetooth™...
Features of the CK65 Imager Window (LED/Laser Aperture) Touch Panel Notification/Scan/ Battery Status LEDs Ambient Light Sensor Scan Buttons Power Button Keyboard (model dependent) Microphone Keypad Status LEDs CK65 Mobile Computer...
CK65 Model with N6703 Imager Laser Safety Label Location Camera Lens and Flash (optional) Hand Strap Speaker Port Speaker Port Scan/Aux Button Scan/Aux Button Battery Battery Latch (under hand strap) I/O Connector MicroSD Card Door (battery and hand strap removed) CK65 Mobile Computer...
CK65 Model with EX20 Imager Laser Safety Label Location Camera Lens and Flash (optional) Hand Strap Speaker Port Speaker Port Scan/Aux Button Scan/Aux Button Battery Battery Latch (under hand strap) I/O Connector MicroSD Card Door (battery and hand strap removed) CK65 Mobile Computer...
1. Open the Settings app 2. Select either Battery or Honeywell Settings > Battery Optimizer. You can also use the battery icon at the top of the screen in the Status bar to see battery charge information.
The computer is connected to external power and the battery is charging. There is a battery error. Install another battery. If the problem persists, contact Honeywell Technical Support. Along with the battery icon, there is a battery status LED below the touch screen.
To change the battery status LED behavior: 1. Swipe up from the bottom of the Home screen to access all apps. 2. Tap Settings > Honeywell Settings > Battery LED. 3. Choose one of the options: • Default Battery LED (optional Android OS configuration) •...
• Avoid dropping the battery or computer. If you suspect that the battery or computer is damaged, send it to a Honeywell service center for inspection. • Discarded batteries may create a safety hazard. Before disposal, cover the battery contacts with electrical insulating tape.
• Do not modify the battery or attempt to insert foreign objects into it. • Do not solder directly to the battery contacts. • Do not drop the battery or apply mechanical shocks or pressure to it. • Do not disassemble or open, crush, bend or deform, puncture, shred or burn the battery.
Once you complete the initial setup, the Welcome screen no longer appears when you power on the computer and Provisioning mode is automatically turned Off (disabled). Scanning a bar code to install applications, certificates, configuration files, and licenses on the computer is restricted when Provisioning mode is turned Off.
Configure the Screen Backlight The display has an ambient light sensor that automatically adjusts the backlight intensity to conserve power and ensure the display is readable. You can also manually set the backlight intensity if you do not want to use the automated adaptive brightness feature.
About the Keypad The CK65 is available in two keypad configurations. Alphanumeric Keypad Numeric Keypad Keypad LEDs Special characters and alternate functions are entered by pressing color-coded key sequences. Keypad LEDs located at the bottom of the keypad, indicate when a color-coded modifier key is active.
Keypad LED Descriptions Status LED Color Description Orange Modifier Key Status Orange Illuminated when the orange modifier key is enabled. Green Modifier Key Status Green Illuminated when the green modifier key is enabled. About the Color-Coded Keys Use the keypad color-coded modifier key(s) to access all the characters, numbers, symbols and functions marked on the computer keys and keypad overlay.
To type all uppercase alphabetic characters: 1. Press the orange modifier key then will display in the status bar while caps lock is on. 2. Press the character keys. 3. Press the orange modifier key and again to turn caps lock Off. C C O O Example: Press and then...
To type a single uppercase alphabetic character: 1. Press the orange modifier key once. will display in the status bar. 2. Press will change to in the status bar to let you know shift is On. 3. Press the orange modifier key again. 4.
Insert a microSD Card You can use a microSD card to increase file storage capacity or to install software. Honeywell recommends the use of Single Level Cell (SLC) industrial grade microSD or microSDHC memory cards with the computer for maximum performance and durability.
4. Release one end of the hand strap. Slide the end of the strap toward the bottom of the unit, and then lift out the strap. 5. Press the battery latch towards the battery. 6. Lift up on the edge of the battery and remove it from the computer 7.
9. Insert the microSD card into the card holder with the contacts facing out. 10. Close the holder with the card inserted. Press down gently on the card holder and slide it into the locked position. 11. Close the card access door. 12.
Configure USB Connection and Transfer Files Note: The CK65 supports Hi-Speed USB communications (USB 2.0) with a maximum data transfer rate of 480 Mbps. 1. Connect the CK65 to your workstation. 2. On the CK65, swipe down from the top of the screen to see the notifications. 3.
Accessory Description DX4 models 1002UU04 and Charges up to four devices. Can also be configured to charge 1002UU05 up to eight batteries. Model 1002UU05 also provides (PN 852-916-002, 852-917-002) Ethernet connectivity. CK65 Mobile Computer...
ABOUT THE USER INTERFACE AND APPLICATIONS Use this chapter to learn about the user interface and how to interact with the screen. You can also use this chapter to learn about the Honeywell applications on the computer. About the User Interface The Android 8 operating system provides a touch-friendly and easy-to-navigate user interface.
Home Screen Features Item Description Notifications panel / Status icons to the left tell you when an app has sent notifications, such Status bar as an arriving message. System icons to the right display the current wireless and network connection state and battery level. Search bar Search the Internet or the computer using Google™.
You can change the default function of the physical buttons and keys. 1. Swipe up from the bottom of the Home screen to access all apps. 2. Tap Settings > Honeywell Settings > Key Remap. 3. Tap the plus sign (+). 4. Press the button or key you want to remap.
4. Choose the remapped button(s) you want restored to the default setting. • Tap the check box next to the button. • Tap All Select to choose all the buttons. 5. Tap Delete. View and Manage Notifications You can view recent events on the computer, manage system notifications, change a setting or quickly respond to an app notification by opening the notifications panel.
Customize the Home Screen You can add application icons to any Home screen for easier access. 1. Swipe up from the bottom of the Home screen to access all apps. 2. Tap and hold the app you want to ad, and then start to drag the icon out of position.
About Screen Gestures Use your fingers to manipulate icons, buttons, menus, the on-screen keyboard, and other items on the screen. • Tap to select something, toggle a setting On or Off, or activate a field for text entry. An on-screen keyboard automatically appears for text entry. •...
Honeywell applications help you troubleshoot and connect your computer to other devices and networks. Some of the applications in this table are located in the Power Tools app. To learn more about Honeywell Power Tools, go to www.honeywellaidc.com to download the Power Tools User Guide.
Applications You Can Download to the Mobile Computer You can download Honeywell applications to extend the capabilities of the computer. You may need to purchase a license to run some applications. To learn more about the applications described in this section and other Honeywell software solutions, go to www.honeywellaidc.com...
If Launcher is not included on your computer model, you can download a trial version of the software for evaluation. After the evaluation period expires, you need to purchase a license. For more information about Launcher, visit www.honeywellaidc.com. Unlock Developer Options Developer options only appear in the Settings app if you unlock the feature.
You can modify the Default Profile or create new profiles for custom applications from Settings > Honeywell Settings > Scanning. Use the imager as a camera to capture black and white images, such as signatures or pictures of damaged inventory.
Changes you make to the Default profile apply to all applications with no profile assigned. 1. Swipe up from the bottom of the Home screen to access all apps. 2. Tap Settings >Honeywell Settings > Scanning. 3. Tap Internal Scanner > Default Profile. 4. Select from the following: •...
Data Editing Plugin Specify a data editing plug-in and edit plug-in settings. None Symbology Prefix Specify a symbology identifier prefix to the bar code data. None Options include: • None • Honeywell • CK65 Mobile Computer...
‘//’ ACTION '$' extra-data Where: ACTION and extra-data are any string of characters. Launches an application listening for the intent. Intent action: “com.honeywell.scantointent.intent.action.” + ACTION Intent extra: “com.honeywell.scantointent.intent.extra.DATA” contains the remainder of the bar code data after the first ‘$’ character.
Tap the check box to toggle the feature On or Off. • Select Center Decode to adjust the Window dimensions. Honeywell recommends leaving the settings at 50 (default) to define the “center” area for the bar code. Configurable parameters: •...
Setting Description Default Region of Interest Set the ROI for decoding. Options include: Disabled • Disable ROI is disabled and the entire original image is sent to the decoder. • Standard Use the aimer position to weight activity. Activity calculated on the row and the column in the middle of each cell.
To create a scan setting profile for a custom app on the computer: 1. Swipe up from the bottom of the Home screen to access all apps. 2. Tap Settings > Honeywell Settings > Scanning > Internal Scanner. 3. Tap in the upper right corner of the app screen.
1. Swipe up from the bottom of the Home screen to access all apps. 2. Tap Settings > Honeywell Settings > Digital Scan Button. 3. Tap Enable Digital Scan Button to turn the feature on. A preview of the button appears at the bottom of the screen.
(360°) bar code scanning and an aiming beam is provided to help assist with targeting bar codes. Before you start scanning bar codes, go into Settings > Honeywell Settings > Scanning > Internal Scanner and modify the scan profile to enable only the bar code symbologies that you need.
Use the Scan Demo App Use the Scan Demo app to read bar codes or to test your symbology decode settings. 1. Swipe up from the bottom of the Home screen to access all apps. 2. Tap Demos. 3. Swipe left or right on the screen until Scan Demo appears under the turntable. Tap the center of the box image to open the app.
CHAPTER USE THE CAMERA Use this chapter to learn how to take pictures and record videos with the color camera. About the Color Camera The CK65 comes equipped with a 13-megapixel color camera, 4K video with image stabilization, and advanced software features for enhanced exposure control for taking pictures and videos.
3. The camera automatically adjusts the focus but you can tap the screen to modify the focal point. By default, the camera senses the lighting in the environment and turns the flash on, if needed. 4. Tap to take a photo. •...
Record a Video This section explains how to record video with the camera in the computer. 1. Tap the Snapdragon Camera icon in the favorites tray. 2. Tap mode selection in the bottom right corner of the app. 3. Tap to select video.
Use the Camera as a Flashlight To use the camera as a flashlight. 1. Open Quick Settings (see page 26). 2. Tap the Flashlight icon to turn the flashlight on. • Select the icon again to turn the flashlight off. CK65 Mobile Computer...
CHAPTER CONFIGURE THE COMPUTER Use this chapter to learn about the available methods for configuring your mobile computer. You can also use this chapter to learn how to configure network communications and wireless security. How to Configure the Computer You can configure many parameters on the computer such as the bar code symbologies the integrated scanner decodes, or the network settings.
When you open the Setting app, suggestions appear at the top of the list. • to expand or collapse the suggestion list. • Tap a suggestion to open the settings screen or app relevant to the suggestion. • Swipe left to dismiss the suggestion. Network &...
Setting Description Android Beam Turn the Android Beam feature On or Off. When NFC is enabled, this feature is accessible. You can beam app content to another NFC capable device by holding the devices close together. The app determines what content is transmitted to the other device. Printing Set up a printer connection with the CK65.
Setting Description App battery usage data View battery usage data. Display In the Settings app, select Display to access the following settings Setting Description Brightness level Set the Brightness level manually if Adaptive brightness feature is turned Off. Night light Activate the Night light feature to adjust the screen tint to a light amber for easier viewing and reading in dim light or for the hours you use the device before going to sleep.
Security & Location In the Settings app, select Security & Location view latest Security scan results, security updates and phone encryption status. Access additional settings related to device security Setting Description Screen Lock Activate and configure a screen lock (i.e., None, Swipe, Pattern, Pin, Password).
Add users from lock screen Enable or disable allowing users to be added from the lock screen. Honeywell Settings In the Settings app, select Honeywell Settings to access the following settings. Setting Description Battery LED Configures the battery LED behavior.
Options include: Keep awake on motion, Wake on motion, Face down suspend. Staging Hub Use this agent and settings to connect the computer to the Honeywell Staging Agent Hub Foundation software platform; a centralized software platform IT integrators and administrators can use as a solution for managing, monitoring and deploying Honeywell devices in a connected workspace environment.
Setting Description Audio & on-screen Turn Mono audio On/Off and Captions On/Off. text High contrast text Turn High contrast text On/Off. Google In the Settings app, select Google to set up and manage your Google accounts and services. System In the Settings app, select System to access the following settings. Setting Description Language &...
About Network Communications You can easily add the mobile computer to your wireless or wired data collection network. Connect the CK65 your computer using: • 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac radio communications. • Ethernet communications. • Bluetooth communications. • USB and serial communications. Connect to a Wi-Fi Network The computer contains an 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac radio to transfer data using wireless communications.
• To view a list of only your saved networks, navigate to the bottom of the discovered network list. Tap Saved networks. Configure Proxy Settings for a Wi-Fi Network If you need to connect to network resources through a proxy server, you can configure settings for the proxy server for each Wi-Fi network you add.
4. Tap Settings > Network & Internet > Ethernet. The Ethernet setting is turned On by default. 5. Tap Ethernet. The Ethernet connection screen shows the current Ethernet connection. By default, the computer assumes a DHCP connection, and that your network has assigned an IP address automatically.
Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA) • 802.1x Honeywell recommends WPA2 security with PSK (Personal) or 802.1x (Enterprise) key management. Before you set security, you need to enable the radio, set the date, and set the SSID on your computer. To use 802.1x security, you need to load a root certificate on your computer.
Android also supports X.509 certificates saved in PKCS#12 key store files with a .p12 or .pfx extension. To install a valid key store file with another extension, you must change the extension to .p12 or .pfx to install it. When you install a certificate from a PKCS#12 key store, Android also installs any accompanying private key or certificate authority certificates.
5. Scroll to the bottom of the screen and tap Disable (for System certificates) or Remove (for User certificates). 6. Tap OK. Note: You can enable a disabled System certificate but if you remove a User certificate, you must install it again to enable it. About Bluetooth Communications Your mobile computer is equipped to communicate with other devices using Bluetooth technology.
USB Troubleshooting • If you have a problem with your workstation computer recognizing the USB device, try downloading and installing the Honeywell-aidc-usb-driver. The driver is part of the Honeywell_Mobility SDK_Android software.zip file. To learn where to get the software, see Developer Information on page 62.
Note: When using a Universal Integrated Circuit (UICC) card for NFC Secure Element NFC link encryption, install the card in SIM slot 1. Developer Information To download the Honeywell Mobility SDK for Android and EZConfig for Mobility: 1. Go to www.honeywellaidc.com. 2. Select Get Resources > Software.
Configuration bar codes do not scan and process. • \honeywell\autoinstall folders are inaccessible. Note: To learn more about network and security for Honeywell mobile computers with Android operating systems, go to www.honeywellaidc.com. Enable or Disable Provisioning Mode 1. Swipe up from the bottom of the Home screen to access all apps.
4. Create an account if you have not already created one. You must login to download the software. 5. Install the Honeywell Download Manager tool on your workstation (e.g., laptop or desktop computer) prior to trying to download any files.
1. Swipe up from the bottom of the Home screen to access all apps. 2. Tap Settings > Honeywell Settings > Provisioning mode. 3. Tap the toggle button to turn Provisioning mode On. 4. Save the upgrade file (*.zip or *.apk) in one of the following folders on the CK65 mobile computer: •...
9. Once installation is complete, turn Provisioning mode Off. About the Honeywell Upgrader Use the Honeywell Upgrader app (HUpgrader) to check for and install OTA updates or view the current OTA version installed on the computer. View the Installed OTA Version 1.
1. Swipe up from the bottom of the Home screen to access all apps. 2. Tap Settings > Honeywell Settings > Provisioning mode. 3. Tap the toggle button to turn Provisioning mode On. 4. Save the OTA file (*.zip) in the following folder on the CK65 computer: •...
Reboot (Restart) the Computer You may need to reboot the computer to correct conditions where an application stops responding to the system. 1. Save your files and close any open applications. 2. Press and hold the Power button until the options screen appears. 3.
• Connect the computer to an external power source or make sure you have a full battery charge. • Make sure you have an Internet connection. Enterprise Data Reset the Computer 1. Swipe up from the bottom of the Home screen to access all apps. 2.
• Connect the computer to an external power source or make sure you have a full battery charge. • Make sure you have an Internet connection. Erase All Data (Factory Reset) 1. Swipe up from the bottom of the Home screen to access all apps. 2.
APPENDIX SPECIFICATIONS Computer Agency Information CK65 mobile computers meet or exceed the requirements of all applicable standards organizations for safe operation. The best way to ensure safe operation is to use the mobile computer according to the agency guidelines on the product regulatory sheet, quick start guide, battery insert and in this user guide.
Physical and Environmental Specifications 1. Go to www.honeywellaidc.com. 2. Type CK65 in the Search box and then press Enter. 3. Select the Products tab. 4. Click the red arrow under the CK65 Handheld Computer description. 5. Select one of the following: •...
1D Symbologies 2D Symbologies Postal Codes Default Default Default Trioptic Code Disabled UPC-A Enabled UPC-E Enabled UPC-E1 Disabled Note: To learn about changing the symbology settings, see Change the Scanner Settings page 34. N6703SR Imager Engine Reading Distances The depth of field measurements were taken using these parameters: •...
Symbology Near Distance Far Distance 15 mil QR 1.30 15.35 N6703SR Imager Engine Field of View/Resolution Focus Horizontal Field Angle (degrees) Vertical Field Angle (degrees) Note: DPI can be calculated based on the following formula: Horizontal DPI = 832 pixels/width of horizontal field of view (inches) Vertical DPI = 640 pixels/width of vertical field of view (inches) EX20 Imager Engine Reading Distances The depth of field measurements were taken using these parameters:...
EX20 Imager Engine Field of View/Resolution Focus Horizontal Field Angle (degrees) 14.0° Vertical Field Angle (degrees) 8.7° Note: DPI can be calculated based on the following formula: Horizontal DPI = 832 pixels/width of horizontal field of view (inches) Vertical DPI = 640 pixels/width of vertical field of view (inches) CK65 Mobile Computer...