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iPhone Post RFID As Keystrokes

Post RFID Reads As Keystrokes With Wireless RFID Reader You have been able to post RFID readings as keystrokes using SerialMagic for years. First you connect a Scanfob or idChamp brand RFID reader using SerialMagic. Next you make SerialMagic Keys the active keyboard, then scan. Finally you would see data ‘typed’ to the cursor location of any application that accepted keyed input. On Android, SerialMagic was the first application you could use support doing the same with the built-in NFC reader on Android. However, HOW can you do this using the

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BOSCH Laser Measurements iOS

Post laser measurements on iOS using Bosch GLM & Blaze models. Measurements are posted to any iOS app as if data was typed, so use with all iOS apps that take keyed input. Your measurements will be 100% accurate when put into your app since user errors are eliminated. 100% Accurate Measurement Input You no longer need to worry about you, or your personnel typing the wrong information into your app. SerialMagic Keys provides 100% accurate keyed input, the laser measurements on iOS come directly from BOSCH device to iPad or iPhone. Supported

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Moving To RFID From Barcodes

Moving to RFID from Barcodes was one of the smartest decisions we ever made. Serialio worked with our IT department for a smooth transition. We added RFID-NFC tags to our currently barcoded assets for a seamless transition. Our mobile inventory solution using RFID works nicely with our in-house business processes.  We save significant time and money. We use Scanfobs® brand keyfob sized mobile NFC readers, and desktop USB UHF RFID readers. The Android tablets connect to the Scanfob brand readers with Cloud-In-Hand® Mobile Grid app. The desktop readers connect with SerialMagic

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How to install SerialMagic Professional for Windows

This support article demonstrates how to install or update SerialMagic Professional for Windows. 1. Download the SerialMagic Professional installer for Windows from Serialio.com/downloads. 2. Double-click the installer to launch it (this initiates the installation). You may be prompted by Windows’ UAC to authenticate the installation. 3. Agree to the terms and conditions to begin the installation. 4. The following screen allows you to change the installation location if necessary. Most users need only click “Install.” 5. Device Drivers — SerialMagic Professional will now ask which device drivers (if any) you want

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How to connect the BlueSnap M6A (BLE) to SerialMagic Professional for Windows

This article demonstrates how to connect the BlueSnap modle M6A smart Bluetooth Low Energy (5.0) 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 used to set up the BlueSnap Smart to be able to pair with Windows 10. If you haven’t already done so. Pair via Windows 10 Bluetooth Settings 1. Power on your BlueSnap Smart

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How to setup the Ultra-PD1 with SerialMagic Professional for Windows

This article demonstrates how to set up the Ultra-PD1 with SerialMagic Professional on Windows via a cabled connection. 1. Connect the Ultra-PD1 to your Windows PC via the USB A to USB A cable. 2. Launch SerialMagic Professional And click “Add” to create a new connection. 3. Select “Cabled Connection” and the image of the Ultra-PD1 (labeled “IceKey UHF“), then click “Next.” 4. Select the COM port assigned to the Ultra-PD1, then click “Next.” 5. Select how the reader will be used. For this tutorial, we are using the Ultra-PD1 “like

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How to activate SerialMagic Professional (Windows)

This article provides instructions on how to find your unique device ID (DID) and activate your installation of SerialMagic Professional for Windows for use with non-genuine scanners (scanners that were not purchased from Serialio). You will need to contact a Serialio representative to complete this process (you cannot activate your software alone). If you haven’t already, download the SerialMagic Professional for Windows from https://serialio.com/downloads and install it. You can find your unique hardware ID by navigating to Help → Register SerialMagic. Here the hardware ID is referred to as “Computer ID.” Copy

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How to unpair your device from SerialMagic Professional and Windows Bluetooth settings

This support article will walk you through unpairing your device from a Windows computer. The first section (Part A) provides instruction for unpairing with SerialMagic Professional on Windows (applies to all types of connections). The second section (Part B) provides instruction for unpairing from Windows Bluetooth Settings (applies to devices in paired with Bluetooth-HID (keyboard mode) and Bluetooth-SPP (SerialMagic). Part A. UnPair from SerialMagic Professional 1. From SerialMagic Professional, click “Stop” to terminate your current connection. 2. Under “Connection Primary/Secondary,” select the connection associated with your Scanfob from the drop-down

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How to pair with SerialMagic Professional for Windows via Bluetooth SPP

This support article will walk you through how to pair your Scanfob with SerialMagic Professional on Windows 10. For the purposes of this tutorial, we used a Scanfob 2006 Bluetooth Barcode Scanner in SPP mode. The process for pairing any barcode/RFID scanner with SerialMagic Professional for Windows in SPP mode is nearly identical. Pair with Windows Bluetooth Settings 1. Click on the Windows Start Menu 2. In the search bar, type “Bluetooth.” 3. Click on “Bluetooth Settings.” 4. Make sure that Bluetooth is enabled and turned on. 5. With your

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How to submit a log for SerialMagic Professional for Windows

This support article will walk you through how to submit a log from SerialMagic Professional for Windows. For the purposes of this tutorial, we used SerialMagic Professional version 6.4.0.9 on a Windows 10 computer. If you are having problems with SerialMagic Professional for Windows, please contact the Serialio support team. Include the following information: SerialMagic Professional version number (e.g. “6.4.0.9”) Windows version (e.g. “Windows 7”) Order number Device/scanner model (e.g. “Scanfob 2006”) Your use case-scenario (e.g. “data is sent into a spreadsheet”) Clear the Log 1. Launch SerialMagic Professional. 2.

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