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vrf bar code scanners

Question asked by robert on Mar 24, 2003
Latest reply on Feb 11, 2014 by nana111
<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"><HTML><HEAD><META http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=Windows-1252"><META content="MSHTML 6.00.2800.1126" name=GENERATOR><STYLE>@font-face {     font-family: Verdana;}@page Section1 {size: 612.0pt 792.0pt; margin: 72.0pt 90.0pt 72.0pt 90.0pt; }P.MsoNormal {     FONT-SIZE: 12pt; MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt; FONT-FAMILY: "Times New Roman"}LI.MsoNormal {     FONT-SIZE: 12pt; MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt; FONT-FAMILY: "Times New Roman"}DIV.MsoNormal {     FONT-SIZE: 12pt; MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt; FONT-FAMILY: "Times New Roman"}A:link {     COLOR: blue; TEXT-DECORATION: underline}SPAN.MsoHyperlink {     COLOR: blue; TEXT-DECORATION: underline}A:visited {     COLOR: purple; TEXT-DECORATION: underline}SPAN.MsoHyperlinkFollowed {     COLOR: purple; TEXT-DECORATION: underline}P.MsoAutoSig {     FONT-SIZE: 12pt; MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt; FONT-FAMILY: "Times New Roman"}LI.MsoAutoSig {     FONT-SIZE: 12pt; MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt; FONT-FAMILY: "Times New Roman"}DIV.MsoAutoSig {     FONT-SIZE: 12pt; MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt; FONT-FAMILY: "Times New Roman"}SPAN.EmailStyle17 {     COLOR: windowtext; FONT-FAMILY: Arial}DIV.Section1 {     page: Section1}</STYLE></HEAD><BODY lang=EN-GB vLink=purple link=blue bgColor=#ffffff><DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2>There are a lot of good products available.  If you want to experiment on the cheap, see the web site <A href="http://www.eio.com/usbcuecat.htm">http://www.eio.com/usbcuecat.htm</A></FONT></DIV><DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2></FONT> </DIV><DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2>The original Cue Cat was a PS/2 keyboard wedge distributed for free as part of a marketing scheme that did not work.  It added some extra junk to the bar code and then encrypted the entire message.  There are numerous websites describing the controversy about the marketing plan and how to neuter the cat and get only the plain-text bar code info.  After about a year, a USB version was introduced, and then Digital Convergence called it quits.  The web site reference has some of the remaining stock for sale.</FONT></DIV><BLOCKQUOTE dir=ltr style="PADDING-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-LEFT: 5px; BORDER-LEFT: #000000 2px solid; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px">  <DIV style="FONT: 10pt arial">----- Original Message ----- </DIV>  <DIV   style="BACKGROUND: #e4e4e4; FONT: 10pt arial; font-color: black"><B>From:</B>   <A title=Nick@genesysibs.com href="mailto:Nick@genesysibs.com">Nick Evans</A>   </DIV>  <DIV style="FONT: 10pt arial"><B>To:</B> <A title=vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com   href="mailto:vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com">VEE vrf</A> </DIV>  <DIV style="FONT: 10pt arial"><B>Sent:</B> Monday, March 24, 2003 3:05 AM</DIV>  <DIV style="FONT: 10pt arial"><B>Subject:</B> [vrf] bar code scanners</DIV>  <DIV><BR></DIV>  <DIV class=Section1>  <P class=MsoNormal><FONT face=Arial size=2><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">Dear all</SPAN></FONT></P>  <P class=MsoNormal><FONT face=Arial size=2><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"></SPAN></FONT> </P>  <P class=MsoNormal><FONT face=Arial size=2><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">Could anyone recommend a hand held   bar code scanner solution that can easily be integrated into a vee software   application (vee 6.0)?    This solution would be used daily in   a manufacturing environment to log thousands of test samples per month so   would need to be robust and reliable.    Any help will be most   appreciated.   Many thanks.</SPAN></FONT></P>  <P class=MsoNormal><FONT face=Arial size=2><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"></SPAN></FONT> </P>  <P class=MsoNormal><FONT face=Arial size=2><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">Best regards</SPAN></FONT></P>  <P class=MsoNormal><FONT face=Arial size=2><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"></SPAN></FONT> </P>  <P class=MsoAutoSig><FONT face=Verdana size=2><SPAN lang=EN-US   style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Verdana">Nick</SPAN></FONT></P>  <P class=MsoNormal><FONT face="Times New Roman" size=3><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt"></SPAN></FONT> </P></DIV>---<BR>You are currently   subscribed to vrf as: robert@wscw.com<BR>To subscribe send a blank email to   "join-vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com".<BR>To unsubscribe send a blank email to   "leave-vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com".<BR>To send messages to this mailing list,   email "vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com". <BR>If you need help with the mailing   list send a message to "owner-vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com". <BR>  <P><FONT size=2>---<BR>Outgoing mail is certified Virus Free.<BR>Checked by   AVG anti-virus system (http://www.grisoft.com).<BR>Version: 6.0.463 / Virus   Database: 262 - Release Date: 17/03/2003<BR></FONT></P></BLOCKQUOTE>---<BR>You are currently subscribed to vrf as: rsb@soco.agilent.com<BR>To subscribe send a blank email to "join-vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com".<BR>To unsubscribe send a blank email to "leave-vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com".<BR>To send messages to this mailing list,  email "vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com".  <BR>If you need help with the mailing list send a message to "owner-vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com".</BODY></HTML>  

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