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Troubleshooting; Beeper Indications - Motorola DS4208 Quick Start Manual

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LED Indications
Standard Use
Scanner is on and ready to scan,
Bar code is
or no power to scanner
successfully decoded

Beeper Indications

Standard Use
Low/medium/high beeps
Short beep
Power up
Bar code symbol decoded
(if decode beeper enabled)
High/low/high/low beeps
High/low beeps
Keyboard parameter
parameter setting
Avoid Extreme Wrist Angles
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Power Supply
Use ONLY a LISTED Motorola, Type no. PWRS-14000 (5.2Vdc, 850mA minimum), direct plug-in power supply,
marked Class 2 or LPS (IEC60950-1, SELV). Use of alternative Power Supply will invalidate any approvals
given to this unit and may be dangerous.
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Service Information
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problem with the equipment, they will contact the Motorola Solutions Global Support Center at:
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Scanner not working
No power to scanner
Transmission error
Check system power;
ensure power supply,
if required, is connected
4 low beeps
Scanner decoding bar code, but data not transmitting to host
Scanner not programmed for correct host interface
Transmission error detected,
data is ignored
Scan appropriate host parameter bar codes
Low/high beeps
Input error; incorrect bar code,
programming sequence, or Cancel
Avoid Bending
Scanner Labeling
Regulatory Information
This device is approved under Motorola, Inc. ("Motorola").
This guide applies to Model Number: DS4208.
All Motorola devices are designed to be compliant with rules and regulations in locations they are sold
and will be labeled as required.
Local language translations are available at the following website:
Any changes or modifications to Motorola Technologies equipment, not expressly approved by
Motorola, could void the user's authority to operate the equipment.
Antennas: Use only the supplied or an approved replacement antenna. Unauthorized antennas,
modifications, or attachments could cause damage and may violate regulations.
LED Devices
Complies with IEC/EN60825-1:2001 & IEC/EN62471:2006
Incorrect interface cable used
Interface/power cables are loose
Ensure that correct
Ensure all cable connections
interface cable is used
are secure
Interface cable is loose
Ensure all cable connections
are secure
Avoid Reaching
is an easy-to-use, PC-based software
tool that enables rapid and easy customized
setup via a bar code or USB cable. For more
information, visit:
Scanned data incorrectly displayed on host
Scanner not programmed for correct host interface
Scan appropriate host parameter bar codes
Scanner not decoding bar code
Scanner not programmed
Bar code unreadable
for bar code type
Ensure bar code not defaced;
Ensure scanner is programmed
try scanning test bar code
to read type of bar code being
of same bar code type
Health and Safety Recommendations
Caution: In order to avoid or minimize the potential risk of ergonomic
injury follow the recommendations below. Consult with your local
Health & Safety Manager to ensure that you are adhering to your
company's safety programs to prevent employee injury.
• Reduce or eliminate repetitive motion.
• Maintain a natural position.
• Reduce or eliminate excessive force.
• Keep objects that are used frequently within easy reach.
• Perform tasks at correct heights.
• Reduce or eliminate vibration.
• Reduce or eliminate direct pressure.
• Provide adjustable workstations.
• Provide adequate clearance.
• Provide a suitable working environment.
• Improve work procedures.
Radio Frequency Interference Requirements -FCC
Note: This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the
Tested to comply
limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC rules.
with FCC Standards
These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against
harmful interference in a residential installation. This equipment
generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not
installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio
communications. However there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular
installation. If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which
can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the
interference by one or more of the following measures:
• Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna
• Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver
• Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the
receiver is connected
• Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help.
Radio Frequency Interference Requirements - Canada
This Class B digital apparatus complies with Canadian ICES-003.
Cet appareil numérique de la classe B est conforme à la norme NMB-003 du Canada.
Marking and European Economic Area (EEA)
Statement of Compliance
Motorola hereby declares that this device is in compliance with all the applicable Directives,
2004/108/EC and 2006/95/EC. A Declaration of Conformity may be obtained from
TURKISH WEEE Statement of Compliance
EEE Yönetmeliğine Uygundur
Japan (VCCI) - Voluntary Control Council for Interference
Class B ITE
Korea Warning Statement for Class B ITE
This equipment corresponds to requirements of the Technical Regulation No. 1057, 2008 on
restrictions as to the use of some dangerous substances in electric and electronic devices.
For Australia Only
This warranty is given by Motorola Solutions Australia Pty Limited (ABN16 004 742 312) of
Tally Ho Business Park, 10 Wesley Court. Burwood East, Victoria. Our goods come with guarantees
that cannot be excluded under the Australia Consumer Law. You are entitled to a replacement or refund
for a major failure and compensation for any other reasonably foreseeable loss or damage. You are also
entitled to have the goods repaired or replaced if the goods fail to be of acceptable quality and the failure
does not amount to a major failure. Motorola Solutions Australia's limited warranty above is in addition to
any rights and remedies you may have under the Australian Consumer Law. If you have any queries,
please call Motorola Solutions Australia at 1800457 439. You may also visit our website: for the most updated warranty terms.
Distance between scanner
and bar code incorrect
Move scanner closer to or
further from bar code


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