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VX6 User's Guide
Copyright © August 2006 by LXE Inc.
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  • Page 1 Note: This is the full User's Guide. Please download the LXEbook version of this guide to the mobile device, not this one. VX6 User’s Guide Copyright © August 2006 by LXE Inc. All Rights Reserved E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D...
  • Page 2 Notices Notice: LXE Inc. reserves the right to make improvements or changes in the products described in this manual at any time without notice. While reasonable efforts have been made in the preparation of this document to assure its accuracy, LXE assumes no liability resulting from any errors or omissions in this document, or from the use of the information contained herein.
  • Page 3: Revision Notice

    Revision Notice VX6 User’s Guide Upgrade From Revision C to Revision D Section Explanation Entire Manual Updated images as necessary to reflect the 2005 LXE logo. Notices Updated copyrights and trademarks. Introduction Revised section Accessories Updated accessories list. PCMCIA, ATA and SD Slots Revised section.
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Components ......................5 The Half-Screen Display ................... 8 VX6 Control Panel..................... 8 Microsoft Windows CE .NET Control Panel............8 PCMCIA, ATA and SD Slots ..................8 AppLock and the VX6 ....................9 Single Application AppLock ....................9 Multi-Application AppLock .....................9 Touch............................9 Hotkey ............................9 The QWERTY Keyboard ..................
  • Page 6 Step 1 - Mount Bottom Mounting Bracket To Vehicle..............33 Mounting Dimensions .....................33 Step 2 - Connect Rear Bracket to VX6 ..................34 Step 3 - Attach VX6 Assembly To Bottom Mounting Bracket............. 35 Completed Assembly......................37 Install Stylus Tether and Sleeve .....................38 Install/Remove Touchscreen Protective Film.................39...
  • Page 7 Table of Contents Power Adapter Cable....................57 Fuse Replacement for the VX6 ................58 PERATION Powering On/Off...................... 59 Display and Touchscreen..................60 Adjusting Screen Display .......................60 Cleaning the Display ......................60 Disabling the Touchscreen .....................60 Disabling the Touchscreen Heater..................60 Calibrating the Touchscreen ....................61 Touchscreen Protective Film ....................61...
  • Page 8 Figure 16 Small and Large Virtual Keyboards ....................16 Figure 17 Input Panel Properties........................17 Figure 18 Connect Vehicle RAM Mount Bracket to Vehicle................25 Figure 19 VX6 RAM Bracket - Mounting Dimensions (Not To Scale) ............25 Figure 20 RAM Clamp Mount Components......................26 Figure 21 Assembled RAM Clamp Mount ......................26 Figure 22 RAM Clamp Mount - Mounting Dimensions (Not To Scale) ............27...
  • Page 9 Figure 54 Direct Connection (No UPS Battery Pack) ..................53 Figure 55 Integrated Mount UPS Battery Pack Connection ................54 Figure 56 Remote Mount UPS Battery Pack Connection ..................55 Figure 57 Power Adapter Cable, VX1/2/4 to VX6....................57 Figure 58 Fuse Replacement..........................58 Figure 59 The VX6 Power Switch........................59 Figure 60 Touchscreen Calibration, Calibration Targets ...................61...
  • Page 10 Table of Contents VX6 User’s Guide E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D...
  • Page 11: The Vx6 Vehicle Mount Computer

    The unit uses a 2.4 GHz radio for wireless data communications. The VX6 is a tablet-style computer and features a half screen SVGA color TFT display. The touch-screen display supports graphic features and Microsoft Windows CE .NET icons that the Windows CE .NET operating system supports.
  • Page 12: Document Conventions

    Keyword that indicates a potentially hazardous situation, which, if not avoided, could result in death or serious injury. DANGER Keyword that indicates an imminent hazardous situation, which, if not avoided, will result in death or serious injury. VX6 User’s Guide E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D...
  • Page 13: Environmental Specifications

    -22°F to 140°F (-30°C to 60°C) [condensing] Water, Sand Dust IP66 per IEC60529 Operating Humidity Standard version Up to 90% non-condensing at 104°F (40°C) Extended Temperature version 100% Vibration Based on MIL Std 810F 15 kV E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D VX6 User’s Guide...
  • Page 14: Quick Start

    (e.g. antenna and/or barcode scanner) and a power source. Use this guide as you would any other source book -- reading portions to learn about the VX6, and then referring to it when you need more information about a particular subject. This guide takes you through installation and operation of the LXE VX6.
  • Page 15: Components

    1. Access Panel Cover (See Following Illustrations for Detail) 2. Antenna Connectors or Hole Plugs Figure 1 VX6 Components, Top View Note: When the internal antenna option is ordered, the internal antenna is mounted on the inside of the Access Panel Cover. 1. Speakers 2.
  • Page 16: Figure 3 Vx6 Components, Bottom View

    Figure 3 VX6 Components, Bottom View Note: COM1 is configured with Pin 9 +5V. COM3 is labeled “COM2/3” and is configured with Pin 9 RI. Please see the VX6 Reference Guide for details. 1. Antenna Connectors or Plugs 2. Bracket Mounting Area 3.
  • Page 17: Figure 6 Vx6 Access Panel

    1. SD Memory Card Slot CF ATA PCMCIA A PCMCIA B 2. Compact Flash ATA Hard Drive 3. PCMCIA Slots Figure 6 VX6 Access Panel Note: The tethered access panel cover is not shown in the illustration above. E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D VX6 User’s Guide...
  • Page 18: The Half-Screen Display

    PCMCIA, ATA and SD Slots The VX6 has two PCMCIA slots. These slots are intended for use with Type I or II cards, such as LXE’s 2.4GHz radios. These slots are hot swappable per PCMCIA specifications. The Compact Flash (CF) slot contains the Compact Flash ATA hard drive. This drive contains the Operating System and the Documents and Settings.
  • Page 19: Applock And The Vx6

    Then press the Enter key to activate the highlighted choice. Hotkey If the mobile device uses LXE’s Dual AppLock to allow the user to switch between two applications, the default Activation key is Ctrl+Spc. The key sequence switches the focus between one application and another.
  • Page 20: The Qwerty Keyboard

    The QWERTY Keyboard The QWERTY Keyboard The VX6 has a QWERTY keyboard, available with a standard overlay, an IBM 3270 overlay or an IBM 5250 overlay. These keyboards have 101 keyboard functions, including a numeric keypad. Please refer to Appendix A, “Key Maps”, for keypress combinations.
  • Page 21: Key Maps

    The hidden keys supported by the VX6 are listed in Appendix A, “Key Maps”. Unused Key Functions There are several key functions on the keyboard that are not used on the VX6. These include: • <2nd> <F3> – The Resume/Suspend function is not used, as the VX6 does not support these power management modes.
  • Page 22: Keyboard Leds

    Press <2 > then <F1> to toggle CapsLock On and Off. The default value of CapsLock is “Off”. For information on configuring the behavior of CapsLock after a reboot, please refer to the “VX6 Reference Guide”. VX6 User’s Guide E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D...
  • Page 23: Secondary Keys Led

    > and <F1> to turn CapsLock on and off. Press <2 > and <↑> to initiate the PgUp command. Press <2 > and <Q> to type the “!” key. Press <2 > and <BkSp> to enter the Insert (Ins) mode. E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D VX6 User’s Guide...
  • Page 24: Control Keys

    <F4> and <F5>keys are not used as the display brightness is adjusted via the buttons on the control panel. The 2 functions of the <F6>, and <F7> keys are not used as the VX6 has TFT LCD screen with no provision for contrast adjustments. The 2 functions of the <F8>...
  • Page 25: General Windows Ce .Net Keyboard Shortcuts

    The QWERTY Keyboard General Windows CE .NET Keyboard Shortcuts Use the keyboard shortcuts in the chart below to navigate with the VX6 keyboard. These are standard keyboard shortcuts for Windows CE .NET applications. Press these keys … To … CTRL + C...
  • Page 26: Input Panel (Virtual Keyboard)

    <Shift> and <áü> keys can be used in combination for capitalized international characters. Note: When the virtual keyboard is displayed, the physical keyboard is still active. Therefore it is possible to input data from both keyboards. VX6 User’s Guide E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D...
  • Page 27: Enabling The Input Panel

    The Input Panel is disabled by default. To enable the Input Panel, select Start | Settings | Control Panel |Input Panel icon. Make sure the “Allow applications to change the input panel state” checkbox is checked and warmboot the VX6. Figure 17 Input Panel Properties E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D VX6 User’s Guide...
  • Page 28: Power Supply

    Power Supply Power Supply Vehicle power input for the VX6 is 12V to 80V DC and is accepted without the need to perform any manual adjustments within the VX6. See the section titled “Installation”, sub-section titled “Vehicle 12-80V DC Direct Connection”. An optional Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) battery pack is available for the vehicle power supply connection.
  • Page 29: Getting Help

    LXE Manuals CD or logon information for the ServicePass web pages. You can also get help from LXE by calling the telephone numbers listed on the LXE Manuals CD, in the file titled “Contacting LXE”. This information is also available on the LXE website.
  • Page 30 9000A073CBLPWR12FT Cable, Input Power, 12 FT, VX5 VX6 VX7 9000A037CBLPWR12FT-R 9000A077CBLPWRADPTR Adapter Cable, VX1 VX2 VX4 Power Cable to VX5 VX6 VX7 (above part is RoHS compliant) Power Supplies 9000A317PSACUS Power Supply, External, AC, W/US Power Cord VX5 VX6 VX7...
  • Page 31 (above part is not RoHS compliant) 8320A333SCNRX12D9FLT Scanner, Powerscan, XLR, Low Temp, 12’ Cbl (above part is not RoHS compliant) 8510A326SCNRFZYDA9F Scanner, LS3408 Fuzzy Logic SR, D9 Interface Cable, 8ft 8510A326SCNRFZYDA9F-R 8520A326SCNRERDA9F Scanner, LS3408 Extended Range, D9 Interface Cable, 8ft 8520A326SCNRERDA9F-R E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D VX6 User’s Guide...
  • Page 32 Manuals and Accessories VX6 User’s Guide E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D...
  • Page 33: Installation

    (5.64±.56 N/m). Note: Torquing tool is not supplied by LXE. Bolts, washers, and wrench needed when attaching the bottom mounting bracket to the vehicle are not supplied by LXE. Several types of mounting systems are provided for the VX6: •...
  • Page 34: Ram Mount System

    You will need a torquing tool capable of torquing to 50 inch pounds (5.64±.56 N/m). Torque all screws and bolts according to the following table: For these screws and bolts… Torque to 1/4 bolts 50.0±5 in/lb (5.64±.56 N/m) VX6 User’s Guide E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D...
  • Page 35: Procedure

    Determine the position for mounting the RAM ball base. Be sure to position the RAM ball base to allow access to the switches and ports on the bottom of the VX6. Attach the RAM ball base to the vehicle mounting surface using four 1/4 bolts (or equivalent) fasteners.
  • Page 36: Step 1B - Mount Vehicle Ram Clamp Mount

    Be sure to position the RAM clamp mount to allow access to the switches and ports on the bottom of the VX6. Position the upper clamp piece with ball (A) on the beam. Place the bolts (B) through the holes in the upper clamp piece.
  • Page 37: Mounting Dimensions

    Install Mounting Brackets Mounting Dimensions 2.56” (65.02 mm) 1.84” (46.74 mm) Varies depending on bolt length Figure 22 RAM Clamp Mount - Mounting Dimensions (Not To Scale) E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D VX6 User’s Guide...
  • Page 38: Step 2 - Attach Ram Mount Ball To The Vx6

    Place the VX6 face down on a stable surface. Position the RAM ball bracket on the rear of the VX6, aligning the curved edge on the RAM mount bracket with the curved edge on the VX6. Attach with four 1/4-20x5/8 bolts, using one flat washer and one locking washer per bolt.
  • Page 39: Step 2 - Attach Vx6 Assembly To Ram Mount

    Slip the RAM arm over the ball on the vehicle RAM ball bracket. Insert the ball of the RAM mount bracket into the RAM arm. Adjust the VX6 to the desired position and tighten the knob on the RAM arm using the supplied RAM wrench.
  • Page 40: Completed Assembly

    Install Mounting Brackets Completed Assembly Figure 25 Completed RAM Mount Assembly Note: RAM ball base shown. VX6 User’s Guide E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D...
  • Page 41: U-Bracket Mount System

    Install Mounting Brackets U-Bracket Mount System Components Bottom Mounting Bracket This bracket is mounted to the vehicle. The VX6 can be mounted to the bottom mounting bracket. The UPS battery pack may be mounted to the bottom mounting bracket. If the optional UPS battery pack is to be mounted...
  • Page 42: Torque Measurements

    You will need a torquing tool capable of torquing to 50 inch pounds (5.64±.56 N/m). Torque all screws and bolts according to the following table: For these screws and bolts… Torque to 1/4 bolts 50.0±5 in/lb (5.64±.56 N/m) VX6 User’s Guide E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D...
  • Page 43: Procedure

    IMPORTANT: Mount to the most rigid surface available. Figure 27 Connect Bottom Bracket to Vehicle After the bottom bracket has been attached to a rigid surface, you are ready to assemble the VX6 bracket configuration. Mounting Dimensions 1. 14.40 in / 359.2 mm 2.
  • Page 44: Step 2 - Connect Rear Bracket To Vx6

    Place the VX6 face down on a stable surface. Align the rear bracket with the holes on the back of the VX6. Attach with four 1/4- 20x5/8 bolts, using one flat washer and one locking washer per bolt. Place the locking washer on the bolt before the flat washer.
  • Page 45: Step 3 - Attach Vx6 Assembly To Bottom Mounting Bracket

    Do not torque bolts until all bolts are in place and viewing angle is adjusted. Loosen the hex bolts on both sides to adjust the viewing angle of the mounted VX6. Torque the hex bolts to 50±5 in lbf (5.64±.56 N m).
  • Page 46: Figure 31 Integrated Ups Battery Pack Mount

    Figure 31 Integrated UPS Battery Pack Mount Connect all cables to the VX6. Secure the cables with the strain relief cable clamps, ensuring a slack loop remains between the cable clamp and the accessory connector. The vehicle mounted bracket and the VX6 are now ready to use.
  • Page 47: Completed Assembly

    Install Mounting Brackets Completed Assembly Figure 32 VX6 in Vehicle Bracket E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D VX6 User’s Guide...
  • Page 48: Install Stylus Tether And Sleeve

    Install Mounting Brackets Install Stylus Tether and Sleeve The LXE stylus kit includes the stylus, tether and sleeves. The tether allows the stylus to be mounted to the VX6 and the sleeve provides storage for the stylus when not in use.
  • Page 49: Install/Remove Touchscreen Protective Film

    Install Mounting Brackets Install/Remove Touchscreen Protective Film LXE offers a replaceable touchscreen protective film to protect the touchscreen when the VX6 is used in an abrasive environment. How To Install Touchscreen Protective Film 1. Make sure both the touchscreen and protective film are clean and dry before installation.
  • Page 50: Ups Battery Pack Remote Mount

    The optional UPS battery pack must be mounted remotely when using the RAM mount system or a U-bracket designed for a previous model LXE computer. The remote mount can also be used with the VX6 U-bracket assembly if it is not convenient to mount the UPS battery pack to the U- bracket.
  • Page 51: Connect Antenna

    External Antenna Note: VX6’s are equipped with a radio and require an antenna. Some VX6’s may be equipped with a dual antenna option. For these VX6’s, an external antenna must be connected to each antenna connector.
  • Page 52: Internal Antenna

    When this process is complete, reattach the access cover screws using a torque wrench capable of measuring to 9±1 inch pounds force (1.016±.11 N m). The screws must be fastened to 9 inch pounds each. The screws require a Phillips size 1 driver head. VX6 User’s Guide E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D...
  • Page 53: Connect Serial Barcode Scanner

    MOUSE T10A, 125V Figure 40 Connect Serial Scanner Cable Power off the VX6 before connecting the scanner cable to the VX6. Seat the connector firmly over the pins and turn the thumbscrews in a clockwise direction. Do not overtighten. Use a strain relief clamp to secure the cable.
  • Page 54: Figure 41 Vx6 With Generic Barcode Scanner Attached

    Connect Serial Barcode Scanner When you have finished using the scanner, remove it from the VX6 and store the scanner in a closed container or bag. Figure 41 VX6 with Generic Barcode Scanner Attached 1. Good Scan LED (or equivalent) 2.
  • Page 55: Connect Serial Printer Or Pc

    Pin 9 of COM3 (labeled “COM2/3”) is configured to provide RI. To change Pin 9 of the port, please refer to Chapter 4, “System Configuration” in the “VX6 Reference Guide”. The printer or PC cable requires a nine-pin D-shell female connector for the VX6. The printer or PC cable is attached to the connector labeled “COM2/3”.
  • Page 56: Ethernet And Usb Ports

    An Ethernet port and different types of external USB ports are available via a dongle cable attached to the port labeled “ETHERNET/USB”, located on the bottom of the VX6. Please refer to the illustrations below for the connectors available via dongle cable.
  • Page 57: Usb Mouse

    To remove the Ethernet cable, press the release tab on the cable end. USB Mouse The USB port may be used to connect a USB mouse to the VX6, however the mouse pointer may not always be visible. Please see “Touchscreen and USB Mouse” later in this manual for more details.
  • Page 58: Connect External Headset

    The audio jack accepts a headset with a 2.5mm plug, such as a mono headset with microphone or a stereo headset. Please refer to the VX6 Reference Guide for information on configuring the audio port for a mono headset with microphone or a stereo headset.
  • Page 59: Connect Power Cable And Optional Ups Battery Pack

    - or - to an AC adapter. (See the following section titled “External Power Supply”.). Several possibilities are available for routing the vehicle power to the VX6. See the following section titled “Vehicle 12-80VDC Direct Connection” for details. All plugs and receptacles are keyed and care must be used when connecting the cables.
  • Page 60: External Power Supply, Optional

    External Power Supply, Optional External Power Supply, Optional The LXE-approved AC Power Adapter is only intended for use in a 25ºC (77ºF) maximum ambient temperature environment. 1. AC Input Cable (US only) 2. DC Output Cable Figure 50 Optional Power Configuration In North America, this unit is intended for use with a UL Listed ITE power supply with output rated 12 –...
  • Page 61: Vehicle 12-80Vdc Power Connection

    Figure 52 Connecting the Power Cable to the Vehicle Note: Correct electrical polarity is required for safe and proper installation. Connecting the cable to the VX6 with the polarity reversed will cause the VX6’s fuse to be blown. See the E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D VX6 User’s Guide...
  • Page 62: Figure 53 Vehicle Connection Wiring Color Codes

    “Vehicle Connection Wiring Color Codes” for additional wire color-coding specifics. How To: Connect Vehicle 12-80VDC Connection The VX6 must be turned off and the power cable must be UNPLUGGED from the VX6. While observing the fuse requirements specified above, connect the power cable as close as possible to the actual battery terminals of the vehicle.
  • Page 63: Figure 54 Direct Connection (No Ups Battery Pack)

    Connect the power cable to the vehicle’s electrical system as described in “Connect Vehicle 12-80VDC Connection”. Connect the power cable to the VX6 by aligning the water-tight connector pins to the power connector on the bottom of the VX6; push down on the water-tight connector and twist it to fasten securely.
  • Page 64: Figure 55 Integrated Mount Ups Battery Pack Connection

    Connect the output cable (labeled “To Computer”) from the UPS battery pack to the power connector on the bottom of the VX6 by aligning the water-tight connector to the power connector; push down on the water-tight connector and twist it to fasten securely.
  • Page 65: Figure 56 Remote Mount Ups Battery Pack Connection

    Vehicle 12-80VDC Power Connection How To: Connect VX6 to a Remotely Mounted UPS Battery Pack Figure 56 Remote Mount UPS Battery Pack Connection Vehicle Battery Vehicle Power Connection Cable UPS Battery Pack Extension Cable VX6 Computer Connect the power cable to the vehicle’s electrical system as described in “Connect Vehicle 12-80VDC Connection”.
  • Page 66 Connect the output end of the extension cable to the power connector on the bottom of the VX6 by aligning the water-tight connector to the power connector; push down on the water-tight connector and twist it to fasten securely.
  • Page 67: Power Adapter Cable

    LXE offers an adapter cable (part no. 9000A077CBLPWRADPTR) to adapt certain VX1, VX2 or VX4 DC power supplies to the VX6. Please read and follow all cautions below to determine if your present power supply can be used with the VX6.
  • Page 68: Fuse Replacement For The Vx6

    Fuse Replacement for the VX6 Fuse Replacement for the VX6 The VX6 uses a 100V, 10A time delay (slow blow), high current interrupting rating fuse that is externally accessible and user replaceable. Should it need replacement, replace with same size, rating and type of fuse –...
  • Page 69: Operation

    Connect the VX6 to a power source, either AC or Vehicle. The power (on/off) button is located on the front of the VX6. The switch is sealed by a rubber membrane. The Status LED on the LXE VX6 is illuminated when the power is on: •...
  • Page 70: Display And Touchscreen

    Adjusting Screen Display The color TFT display is an active source of light. The VX6 display brightness can be adjusted via the brightness control keys located on the VX6 control panel. Pressing the brightness up button increases the display brightness incrementally until maximum brightness is achieved.
  • Page 71: Calibrating The Touchscreen

    95-key keyboard pointer or external mouse is moved or clicked. Please see “USB Mouse” earlier in this manual for more details. • When a USB mouse is first attached to the VX6, the mouse pointer may not be visible. However, moving or clicking the mouse causes the pointer to appear. •...
  • Page 72: Adjust Speaker Volume

    Windows CE .NET Control Panel. The volume control adjusts the built in speaker’s volume. Note: The <F8> and <F9> keys on the VX6 keyboard have no function as Windows CE .NET controls the sound volume. Microsoft Windows CE .NET Event Sounds The VX6 includes a customized sound scheme.
  • Page 73: Laser Barcode Scanner Warnings

    Do not pour, spray, or spill any liquid on the scanner. The Barcode Scanner contains the circuitry, scanning motor and laser. Handle with appropriate care. Enter Data You can enter data into the VX6 through several different methods: • The tethered scanner connected to the COM1 serial port provides barcode data entry •...
  • Page 74: Keyboard Entry

    The keyboard is used to manually input data that is not collected otherwise. Almost any function that a full sized computer keyboard can provide is duplicated on the VX6 keyboard but it may take a few more keystrokes to accomplish a keyed task.
  • Page 75: Scanner Entry

    Scanner Entry The following section is directed toward a generic tethered scanner connected to the COM1 serial port on the VX6. Aiming the Barcode Scanner Aim the scanner away from you, direct it at the barcode and press the trigger to scan.
  • Page 76 Enter Data VX6 User’s Guide E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D...
  • Page 77: Appendixa Key Maps

    Home Figure 64 VX6 QWERTY Keyboard The key map table that follows lists the commands used for the VX6. Note that since the VX6 uses a Microsoft Windows CE .NET operating system, no DOS Terminal Emulation keypress sequences are provided.
  • Page 78 The VX6 Keypad Press These Keys and Then To get this key Press this key Shift Ctrl CapsLock Space Enter Enter Enter (numeric) Enter CapsLock (Toggle) Back Space Ins/BkSp BackTab Ctrl-Break Pause Up Arrow Up Arrow Down Arrow Down Arrow...
  • Page 79 The VX6 Keypad Press These Keys and Then To get this key Press this key Shift Ctrl CapsLock E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D VX6 User’s Guide...
  • Page 80 The VX6 Keypad Press These Keys and Then To get this key Press this key Shift Ctrl CapsLock < > / (numeric) / (alpha) - (numeric) - (alpha) + (numeric) + (alpha) * (numeric) * (alpha) : (colon) ; (semicolon) VX6 User’s Guide...
  • Page 81 The VX6 Keypad Press These Keys and Then To get this key Press this key Shift Ctrl CapsLock _ (underscore) , (comma) ‘ (apostrophe) ~ (tilde) “ & E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D VX6 User’s Guide...
  • Page 82: Ibm 3270 Keypad Overlay

    The 60-key keypad is available with an IBM 3270 overlay designed to allow the user to enter terminal emulator commands when running LXE’s RFTerm™ program. When running this program please refer to the following reference guide for equivalent keys and keypress sequences: •...
  • Page 83: Appendixb Regulatory Notices And Safety Information

    Warning: Changes or modifications to this device not expressly approved by LXE, Inc., could void the user’s authority to operate this equipment.
  • Page 84: Approvals

    A label on the exterior of the device should resemble one of the labels shown below (the label contains the LXE part number of the installed radio card). The labels shown below and affixed to the device, identify where the device may be used and where its use is restricted. Use of a device is prohibited in countries not listed below or otherwise identified by the label.
  • Page 85: Regulatory Notices

    EN 60950-2: 1992 + A1..A4 Safety of information technology equipment, including electrical business equipment We, LXE Inc., declare that the equipment specified above complies with all Essential Health and Safety Requirements of the above Directives and Standards, as amended. Place LXE Inc., Norcross GA USA...
  • Page 86 With regard to the use of external antennas The LXE 6726 can be equipped with external antennas. The antennas listed have been evaluated with the LXE 6726 pursuant to ETSI EN 300 328, and therefore meet the definition of ‘dedicated antenna’ per ERC/REC 70-03 Appendix 1 Table 3; thus the requirement set forth in ERC/REC 70-03 , Annex 3 are met by the LXE model 6726 transceiver.
  • Page 87 EN60950-1: 2001 business equipment The product carries the CE Mark: We, LXE Inc., declare that the equipment specified above complies with all Essential Health and Safety Requirements of the above Directives and Standards, as amended. Date of issue: June 18, 2003 Cyril A.
  • Page 88 With regard to the use of external antennas The LXE 6816 can be equipped with external antennas. The antennas listed have been assessed with the LXE 6816 pursuant to EN 300 328, and therefore meet the definition of ‘dedicated antenna’. The table below lists the maximum output power setting for the radio module in order to result in a total EIRP of 100mW or less.
  • Page 89 EN 60950-2: 1992 + A1..A4 Safety of information technology equipment, including electrical business equipment We, LXE Inc., declare that the equipment specified above complies with all Essential Health and Safety Requirements of the above Directives and Standards, as amended. Place: LXE Inc., Norcross GA USA C.
  • Page 90 The LXE 4830 can be equipped with external antennas. The antennas listed have been evaluated with the LXE 4830 pursuant to EN 300 328, and therefore meet the definition of ‘dedicated antenna’ per ERC/REC 70-03 Appendix 1 Table 3; thus the requirement set forth in ERC/REC 70-03 , Annex 3 are met by the LXE model 4830 transceiver.
  • Page 91: Lithium Battery Safety Statement

    Pila de litio adentro. Peligro de explosión si la pila se reemplaza incorrectamente. Reemplace solamente con el mismo tipo o equivalente recomendado por el fabricante. (ES) Oppassen: Bevat Lithium-batterij. Incorrrecte plaatsing van batterij kan leiden tot explosiegevaar. Alleen vervangen door hetzelfde of door fabrikant aanbevolen gelijkwaardig type. (NL) E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D VX6 User’s Guide...
  • Page 92 Regulatory Notices Lithium Battery Safety Statement (KR) (GR) (CN) (JP) Dikkat: (TR) Legend: Chinese Italian Danish Japanese Dutch Korean English Norwegian Finnish Portuguese French Spanish German Swedish Greek Turkish VX6 User’s Guide E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D...
  • Page 93 Regulatory Notices A/C Power Supply Safety Statement – VX6 Output Rated 12 – 80 VDC, Minimum 75W. The LXE-approved AC Power Adapter is only intended for use in a 25ºC (77ºF) maximum ambient temperature environment. Optional A/C Power Supply: Outside North America, this unit is intended for use with an IEC certified ITE power supply with output rated as stated at the top of this page.
  • Page 94: Vehicle Power Supply Connection Safety Statement

    Danish – DK; English – US; Finnish – FI; French- - FR; German – DE; Greek – GR; Italian – IT; Norwegian – NO; Portuguese – PT; Spanish – ES; Swedish – SE; Turkish – TR. Updated 02/10/2004 VX6 User’s Guide E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D...
  • Page 95: Revision History

    Cover pages Updated LXE logo and date. Accessories Updated accessories listing. Introduction Added internal antenna to VX6 option listing. Components Added note on internal antenna. Connect Antenna Revised to include “External Antenna”, “Remote Vehicle Antenna Mount” and “internal Antenna” sections.
  • Page 96 Regulatory Notices Revision D: August 2006 Section Explanation Entire Manual Updated images as necessary to reflect the 2005 LXE logo. Notices Updated copyrights and trademarks. Introduction Revised section Accessories Updated accessories list. PCMCIA, ATA and SD Slots Revised section. AppLock and the VX6 Added new section.
  • Page 97: Index

    Battery, Backup, Lithium ........18 Enter Data, How To..........63 Beam, Long Range Scanner ........65 Environmental Specifications........3 Bottom Mounting Bracket .....25, 26, 33, 40 External Speakers ............48 and the VX6 ............35 Bracket and VX6..............39 Footprint Dimensions..........33 Features ..............1 How To ..........25, 26, 33, 40 Flash Memory............1...
  • Page 98 Windows CE .NET ..........62 Laser Aperture ............44 Power Switch............59 Laser barcode scanner warnings......63 Power Switch, Location..........6 LED indicators............12 Printer ..............45 LEDs Procedure 2nd ..............13 Mounting Brackets......25, 26, 33, 40 Caps-Lock, CAPS ..........12 PS/2 Mouse..............61 Secondary Keys ..........13 VX6 User’s Guide E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D...
  • Page 99 Speaker Jack, Location........5, 6, 7 Display ..............60 Speaker Volume Control Keys ........14 Volume Control Speaker/Beeper, Location........5, 6, 7 Windows CE .NET Icon ........62 Specifications VX6 Reference Guide ..........1 Environmental............3 Status LED Indicator ..........12 Stylus ..............60, 64 Stylus Data Entry.............64 Successful Scan indicators ........65 Warning SVGA graphics modes ..........8...
  • Page 100 Index VX6 User’s Guide E-EQ-VX6OGWW-D...