LXE Thor will only scan the first digit of a barcode, or will insert ? into the barcode

Version 4

    Verified Product Versions

    Wavelink Terminal Emulation 7.3

    Environment:

    • LXE MX9, Tecton MX7T, Thor VM1
    • Windows CE 5, Windows CE 6
    • Wavelink TelnetCE 7.x

     

    Problem/Issue:

    • The barcode will only scan the first digit
    • When I scan, one or multiple '?' are inserted into the barcode
    • Wavelink TelnetCE will not display all of scanned bar code.

     

    Resolution:

    There are two ways to solve this issue. One is on the Wavelink side and one is on the device side:

     

    Wavelink Solution:

     

    This can be resolved by making a change in the emulation parameters.

    1. Go into the Emulation Parameters > Emulation > Keyboard.

     

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    2. In here there is a setting for Sticky Keys Mode, set this to No

    3. Save the configuration

    4. Send this update to the device

    5. The device should now scan the barcodes properly.

     

    Honeywell/LXE Solution:


    1. Select 'Control Panel' > 'Data Collection' > 'Processing'.
    2. Uncheck the option 'Enable buffered key output'.