Dell Barcode Scanner

I'm trying to build an inventory application. I'd like to incorporate a barcode scanner that can read Dell service tag barcodes.

I'll have more questions later, but for now, does anyone know what type of barcode dell uses and can any barcode read the tag?
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Nenad RajsicCommented:
yes, most standardised barcode scanners will be able to read Dell's tags. I used one (paid £60) ages ago and it reads every barcode possible including tags on HP hardware.
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slandsawAuthor Commented:
That's awesome! Can you recommend a good/cheap portalbe one?
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Nenad RajsicCommented:
my model is no longer available but you can find them pretty much anywhere.
If you buy a wasp scanner then have a look at their inventory software and buy the whole package if it fits the bill so you don't have to develop your own application.

example scanner: http://uk.insight.com/apps/productpresentation/index.php?product_id=WASWWS500

scanner and software (too expensive for me but if you can afford it just go for it)
:http://uk.insight.com/apps/productpresentation/index.php?product_id=WASPA05MDU

If you want something cheap and cheerful have a look at this:
http://www.misco.co.uk/applications/factfinder/search.asp?querytext=barcode+scanner
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