Set up a barcode scanner

Symbol, Motorola, or Zebra LS2208

Print and scan all barcodes on the Symbol Sales Barcode Calibration (Non-DL) sheet. The scanner beeps after scanning each barcode.

Symbol, Motorola, or Zebra LS4278

Print and scan all barcodes on the Symbol LS4278/LI4278 Activation Barcodes sheet. Be sure to scan the barcode on the scanner base when prompted. The scanner beeps after scanning each barcode.

Print and scan all barcodes on the Symbol Sales Barcode Calibration (Non-DL) sheet. The scanner beeps after scanning each barcode.

Symbol, Motorola, or Zebra LI4278

Print and scan all barcodes on the Symbol LS4278/LI4278 Activation Barcodes sheet. Be sure to scan the barcode on the scanner base when prompted. The scanner beeps after scanning each barcode.

Print and scan all barcodes on the Symbol Sales Barcode Calibration (Non-DL) sheet. The scanner beeps after scanning each barcode.

Symbol, Motorola, or Zebra DS4308-DL

Scan the code on the Symbol DS4308-DL Sale Barcode Calibration sheet. If desired, this code can be scanned from the computer screen. The scanner beeps after scanning the code.

Symbol, Motorola, or Zebra DS6878-DL

Scan the barcode on the scanner base.

Scan the code on the Symbol DS6878-DL Sale Barcode Calibration sheet. If desired, this code can be scanned from the computer screen. The scanner beeps after scanning the code.

Symbol, Motorola, or Zebra DS8178-DL

Scan the barcode on the scanner base.

Scan the code on the Symbol DS8178-DL Sale Barcode Calibration sheet. If desired, this code can be scanned from the computer screen. The scanner’s lights turn off after scanning the code.

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