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Sending Wireless Bluetooth Data Using 3rd Party Keyboard SerialMagic Keys

How can iOS keyboard be used to send user specified data to a wirelessly connected device?  SerialMagic Keys iOS provides a ‘Command Key’ option to send user defined data to trigger some event on the device connected to BlueSnap M6A DB9 connector serial port e.g. to trigger scale to send weight, RFID reader to read …

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How to connect the BlueSnap Smart (BLE) to SerialMagic Professional for Windows

This article demonstrates how to connect the BlueSnap Smart Bluetooth Low Energy (4.0) to an RS-232 adapter to Windows using SerialMagic Professional. We have broken down this process into three steps: (1) Pair through Windows Bluetooth, (2) Pair through SerialMagic Professional, and (3) Start the connection. This tutorial will only work after yACK BLE has been …

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How to configure the BlueSnap RS-232 to Bluetooth adapter

This guide will walk you through the process of configuring your BlueSnap module with a serial communication terminal on Windows. There are many serial communication terminals available, including JavaTerm and YAT. For this tutorial, we will be using Tera Term  on a Windows 10 PC. Tera Term is a free and can be downloaded here. You …

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Scales Known to Work with BlueSnap M6A Wireless RS-232 iOS, Android & More

BlueSnap M6A Wireless Bluetooth BLE to RS232 dongle/adapter can work to wirelessly enable hundreds of RS232 scale models. The following is a list of scales that have been reported as known to work with BlueSnap M6A Bluetooth wireless dongle using apps like SerialMagic Keys iOS, Android, MacOS, Windows 10, and 3rd party apps that implement …

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Do NOT use the Zentri BLE OTA app with the BlueSnap Smart

We DO NOT recommend using the Zentri BLE OTA application with the BlueSnap Smart Bluetooth 4.0 to RS232 adapter. Using this application to flash the BlueSnap’s firmware will more than likely brick the device. This is because the Zentri application loads the default firmware (the only firmware that should be loaded on the BlueSnap Smart …

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How to setup the BlueSnap SPP-KEY Bridge to pair a Bluetooth SPP device with a Bluetooth HID device

To set up the BlueSnap Bridge, you connect one side of the bridge to the Bluetooth SPP (Serial Port Profile) device and the other side of the Bridge to the host supporting Bluetooth HID (keyboard). The Bridge can always be setup manually using a terminal program from a PC, Mac, or Linux PC using the Serialio.com …

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What’s the default configuration of the BlueSnap Bluetooth to RS-232 adapter

This support article is intended as a quick reference guide for configuring a terminal emulator application for communication with the BlueSnap RS-232 Adapter (Bluetooth 2.1 and BLE). Default Serial Communication Settings These are the default communication values that BlueSnap adapters ship with (unless special ordered) Baud Rate → 115200 Parity → None Data Bits → …

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How to setup the BlueSnap for the Mitutoyo Absolute digital caliper & RS-232C converter (PN IT-007R)

This support article demonstrates how to set up a BlueSnap Bluetooth to RS-232 adapter for use with the Mitutoyo Absolute Digital Caliper and RS-232C converter.  1. Set the BlueSnap’s jumpers for DTE. RX = 2 TX = 3 RTS = 7 CTS = 8 2. Connect the BlueSnap adapter to a computer (Mac, Windows or Linux) …

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