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Symbol LS2208 scanner issue

Can anyone help to set this up for a Windows PC.?

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  • thinakar11 May 21, 2008

    Can anyone of you help on setting up this scanner on windows pc to scan barcodes into microsoft word doc?

    I have a serial Wedge interface.

    I am going through the manual scanning setup codes.





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I have an LS2208 and I purchased a USB cable (part number CBA-U01-S07ZAR) (those are zeroes, not Os). It powers the scanner and transfers scanned data VERY quickly! You may want to look on eBay at auction # 170250732575 where there are 3,256 pieces available and they are only $26.73 including shipping. (No, I am not the seller of the item, I just looked it up to try to be helpful to you :)

You can download, for free, a program called 1 2 3 Scan which you can use to make custom programming barcodes. If you received your scanner new, there should have been a paper with it that folds out and gives you different barcodes to scan to tell the scanner what kind of cable you are using and so-forth. It would be called "LS2208 Programming Barcodes"

If you have other questions, I can be reached at (without the spaces) a n t n e y s i p o d [@] g m a i l . c o m

Posted on Aug 17, 2008

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TK, scanners are just plug and play including LS2208.. it only replaces data keyboard entry..

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