A friend of mine has a Metrologic Scanpal2 data collector/barcode reader. The reader supports uploading an appliucation to the device which is defined by an application generator that is shipped with the device bujt he wants to only fetch the barcode and store it in his access database. How do i approach the task of reading the barcode from the Metrologic Scanpal2 device?
The scanpal2 is a handheld barcode-capable data accumulator, not a barcode scanner. It doesnt work as a keyboard wedge:
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