Bar Code Readers/PS2 Port Reading
Posted on 1998-10-22
My company has purchased a bar code reader, generally to experiment with. Unfortunately no software came with the device so we are unable to do anything with it. After scouring the net I have obtained a few progs for listening to serial ports and capturing data from devices such as bar code readers. The problem is that my reader only has a PS/2 connection. I tried using a PS/2>RS232 adapter but it doesn't even receive power when connected this way. Does anybody know where I might be able to acquire any PS/2 port listening software? (freeware, shareware or commercial).
There seems to be plenty of bar code creation software but none to actually read the things...
Thanks for all suggestions and comments in advance...