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My scanner is not connecting with my computer program. I have used this same scanner for about 5 years. It reads the bar code and even makes the beep that it has been read but doesn't feed the bar code into the system. The light on top is flashing a short blue beep and a long red beep.

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This can be possible, therefore it is not an Excel setting. You would need
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1. Get the manual for your scanner or here is a link to the Symbol LS400i
https://docs.symbol.com/manuals/3789802a.pdf
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