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Old November 16th, 2004, 08:34 AM
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Default How to Extract Data from Barcode Scanner?

Hi,

I have been working on ASP and VB technologies. But now i need to extract data from a hand held scanner. This hand held scanner reads a serial number which is in barcode format. Can anyone suggest me how do i go about.

thanks for your help in advance.

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Old November 16th, 2004, 09:03 PM
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 I assume you are using a scanner that hooks into the keyboard or the keyboard cable and simply emulates the user pushing keys?

In that case, you don't need *anything* special, at all.

Now, it *is* true that the scanner will simply put whatever it scans into whatever field on the form currently has the focus.


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