The HE40T is powered by the PS2 port and does not require a
power supply. Once properly connected, the HE40T will power on.
The reader is shipped pre-configured.
RS-232 Cable Connection
Attach the RS-232 cable to the HE40T.
Connect the RS-232 cable to your host computer.
The RS-232 interface has an optional power supply. If you
have a power supply, plug the power supply adapter into the
RS-232 cable and then plug the power adapter into a wall
socket. HE40T will power on once connected.
If battery power (no power adapter) is being used, press one of
the red buttons for one second to power on the reader. The
reader is shipped pre-configured.
USB Cable Settings
USB Keyboard Mode — Data is sent from the reader and
interpreted by the host computer as if a US keyboard was being
used to enter data.
USB Downloader — Communication method used to upgrade
All other USB settings (including Virtual COM settings) may be
found in the HE40T User Manual. For further instructions
regarding upgrading firmware, please consult your Siemens
PS2 Cable Settings
PS2 Mode — Data is sent from the Reader and interpreted by the
host just as if a US keyboard was being used to enter data.
Rev 1.0.1, Dec. 2006
HE40T Quickstart Guide
Reset to USB