8.2 Interface Details
The following is a description of each of the ports to be found on the rear panel of the AT3600:
8.2.1 Bar Code Port
RS232 interface for barcode entry.
9-pin female D-type connector.
Baud rate: 19 200
Stop bits: 1
The recommended barcode reader for the AT3600 is the ‘Smart Wand’ Barcode Reader from Hewlett Packard, available from Farnell Electronic Components
Hewlett-Packard List No: HBSW-8300
The HP ‘Smart Wand’ reader connects directly to the AT3600’s barcode port; no extra interfacing is required to configure the HBSW-8300. Plug the barcode reader into the port and switch the AT3600 on. The barcode reader is configured by simply scanning the three barcodes printed below: