How do I install my Honeywell scanner driver?

Installing the scanner

  1. Plug the USB in to the computer.
  2. Wait approximately 10 seconds for the scanner to install itself.
  3. Once the scanner installs, click Close.
  4. Open Notepad or Microsoft Word on your computer.
  5. Once the cursor is blinking on the blank document, scan a barcode.

How do you set up a Metrologic barcode scanner?

This scanner is plug and play and is compatible for both Macs and PCs.

  1. Simply connect the USB cord to the Metrologic scanner.
  2. Insert the cord until it clicks. Gently pull to insure the cable is locked.
  3. Connect the other end to the back of your computer.

What is a serial scanner device?

Serial Embedded (SE) – A scanner with a small built-in processor and memory. It also connects to a host PC via a standard USB cable, but the API processes the image on the device itself, not on the computer, and then exports the compressed image files.

What is WIA scanner device?

Windows Image Acquisition (WIA; sometimes also called Windows Imaging Architecture) is a proprietary Microsoft driver model and application programming interface (API) for Microsoft Windows Me and later Windows operating systems that enables graphics software to communicate with imaging hardware such as scanners.

What is Metrologic?

Metrologic Instruments is an automated identification and data capture (AIDC) company headquartered in Blackwood, New Jersey. Metrologic Instruments designs, manufactures and markets bar code decoding hardware, adaptive optical solutions and high-speed image processing software.

How do I connect my Honeywell scanner to my computer?

How to connect a Honeywell 6870 Ring Scanner to a Desktop PC

  1. Right click on the Bluetooth icon and select Add a Bluetooth Device:
  2. The Settings screen will appear.
  3. Click on the text and the scanner should connect and the blue LED should light up.
  4. Open Notepad and scan a bar code, it should appear.

How do I get my Honeywell barcode scanner to auto enter?


  1. Open App Drawer and tap on “Settings”
  2. In Settings, scroll down then tap on “Honeywell Settings”
  3. Select “Data Processing Settings”
  4. In the Data Processing Settings, tap “Wedge as keys value” and add 13 to the list of values (so values should be 9,10,13) then tap “OK”

Are barcode scanners universal?

Not all barcode scanners can read all barcodes. Laser barcode scanners and linear imagers read only 1D barcode scanners. Imager (camera-based) 2D barcode scanners read all common 1D and 2D barcodes.

What is RF scanner?

RF scanners (also known as handheld barcode scanners or readers) are essential devices in any facility: they transmit the data they collect to the warehouse management system reliably, accurately, and in real time.

How do I enable WIA in Windows 10?

Method 1: check the Windows Image Acquisition (WIA) service.

  1. Right click on the Start button in the lower left corner.
  2. Choose Run from the context menu.
  3. Type services.
  4. Find Windows Image Acquisition (WIA) from the list and double click on it.
  5. Select Automatic from the drop-down menu after Startup type.