troubleshooting Question

Honeywell Voyager MS9540 barcode scanner not scanning into Windows

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Hi,

We bought multiple Voyager MS9540 barcode scanners used.  They are working on the serial port.  We do not have any CDs, if there were.  

We are trying to scan a simple barcode into notepad, in Windows.  It seems to detect a barcode, because it beeps, but it doesn't write anything into notepad.

When I look at the model, it is written MS9540

Questions:
Do I need to configure my Com port in a special way?
Do I need to install a driver, even if it's working on serial port?
Do I need to use the Metroset software to configure it, and if I do, which of those 3 models should I choose : (1 Voyager MS9540 V, 2 Voyager 9540(no MS?) or 3 Voyager MS9540  N/S/R/T)  and what configuration does it need?

Thanks for helping me
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