If your Datalogic DL-Axist inventory scanner gets reset back to manufacturer’s settings or is a brand new device out of the box, then you will need to setup the device to work with SooPOS Count app. Please follow the instructions below for device configurations and installation.
Scanner Wedge Settings
The DL-AXIST scanner can have some settings managed to assist your scan results. To access these controls you can navigate to the settings app on the device.
You may need to open the app drawer by clicking on the or button and navigating through the available apps to find settings. Depending on the version of operating system on the scanner the settings icon may be different.
Navigate down the list of features in the settings application until you can select the Scanner settings.
There are 3 different scanner settings to consider managing.
1. Choose this option to enable the keyboard wedge.
This needs to be enabled so that scanned results will populate in SooPOS Count app or any other text field in the scanner. Make sure that the check boxes shown below are enabled.
2. Good Read settings influence the indication of a successful barcode scan performed by the scanner. Adjust these settings by enabling or disabling the check boxes shown below.
3. Additional notification controls are available here to adjust how the Good Read results are displayed or heard.
Test scanning with the barcode device to preview the results of the adjustments made.
Enable Symbology Checksum
If you are having issues with the check-digit not being scanned at the end of a barcode then you will need to enable a setting to include this character in the scan result. Navigate through settings until you find Scanner Settings to select.
Navigate to open Symbology Settings.
Navigate and select the settings option for UPC-A
To Enable Leading Digit or Check Digit on a UPC code check the settings below.
A checksum is Check Digit(Last Digit) at the end of a UPC code. 059200708124
System Digit is Leading Digit(First Digit) at the front of a UPC Code. 059200708124
Navigate and select the settings option for EAN-13.
Enable the setting for checksum as shown below.
Now when you scan a UPC-A or EAN barcodes you will notice the additional character added to the scanned result.