Linking the Scanner to an Access Point
Turn on the computer (laptop/desktop). Plug the
interface cable into the Access Point first and then
into the appropriate port on the computer. The
Page button lights up when the connection to the
host is made.
Scan the linking bar code on the top of the
Access Point to establish a connection between
the Access Point and the scanner. The scanner
emits a short beep and flashes the green LED
to confirm a connection with the Access Point.
The Access Point's Page button remains blue.
Communication Between the Cordless System
and the Host
The cordless scanner provides immediate feedback in the form of a "good read"
indication (a green LED on the scanner and an audible beep) after a bar code is
scanned correctly and the base or Access Point has acknowledged receiving
the data. This is possible since the cordless system provides two-way commu-
nication between the scanner and the base or Access Point.
When data is scanned, the data is sent to the host system via the base or
Access Point. The cordless scanner recognizes data acknowledgement (ACK)
from the base or Access Point. If it cannot be determined that the data has
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