Outdoor Technologist

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Zebra Scanner – Turn off the Beep – via Barcode!

I just got this handy scanner to make my life easier!

  • https://www.amazon.com/DS4208-SR-Handheld-Omnidirectional-Barcode-Scanner/dp/B00MMXO9WI/

Had I known I’d known that there is a white/medical one I’d have ordered it… because I work in the Med device world!

  • https://www.amazon.com/Zebra-Technologies-Corporation-Symbol-Reader/dp/B012XYPVJA/



Now that I’ve set this time saver up in my cube I’ve learned that… it beeps! 🙁


Fortunately a quick google search fixed that:

  1. Source: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/10943059/disable-symbol-scanner-beep-on-successful-scan
    • This link provided me with:
  2. If you’re anything like me, and you keep your tech for years, then you may appreciate that I’ve linked to the Zebra / Symbol LS2208 Product Reference Guide – check it out for many more bar codes in Chapter 4!
  3. Finally… if they ever delete the link above I’ve captured my own screen shot and linked to it below – redundant to some, backup to me!

John • February 27, 2017

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