Windows 10 Tablet Numeric Keypad and Barcode Scanning App
The folks at MobileDemand have introduced xKeyPad the Windows 10 Tablet Numeric Keypad and Barcode Scanning App.
This revolutionary app provides a persistent numeric keypad and barcode scanning application in one.
- Fast numeric data entry.
- Auto-entry for fast and efficient use.
- Day or night vision modes.
- Left or right side positioning.
- Snaps to side of screen, allowing your working software to remain.
- Stays on screen, say goodbye to the annoying pop up Windows soft keyboard.
Base Features – Keypad Number Data Entry
Manually input numbers quickly and efficiently, without your keypad getting in the way. xKeyPad conveniently docks to the side of the screen that you prefer, working effectively with multiple applications. Other programs snap into place while xKeyPad stays where you left it.
Premium Features – Keypad & Barcode Scanning
Your device no longer needs a dedicated built-in barcode scanner. xKeyPad utilizes your device’s camera to scan 25 different types of barcode symbologies. It has the capability for custom formatting, to make your mobile productivity even faster. Already have a built-in barcode scanner on your MobileDemand rugged tablet? No problem; you can purchase the xKeyPad base plan for just the keyboarding features.
- Handy view window to target barcodes
- All major 1D/2D symbologies supported with pre- and post-ambles
- Configure barcode input – allows auto tab, enter, or other key functionality
- Custom formatting and programmable actions increase your productivity
xKeyPad is not only for MobileDemand tablets. It will run on the Microsoft Surface or any other Windows 10 tablet.
To learn more about the Windows 10 Tablet Numeric Keypad and Barcode Scanning App download an evaluation copy here.
Rugged Tablet Scan Handle
A true first in its class – a Rugged Tablet Scan Handle !. Our cordless, high-performance Bluetooth scan handle for the T8650 allows users to quickly scan 1D/2D barcode images while using a rugged 8″ Windows 10 Tablet at the same time. The handle attaches to the T8650 via a Snap Mount plate which comes standard on the device itself. The module is powered by a 2,000 mAh battery providing users 85 hours of continuous use. This attachment helps to leverage your investment in T8650 platform – read the review.
Rugged Tablet Scan Handle includes:
- Scan Handle module.
- Two rechargeable batteries.
- Two charging cables – Micro USB to USB.
To get a better understanding of how the Scan Handle works take a look at the short video and check out all the specs on the T8650 page. The Scanning process uses a high performance digital imager scan engine to read in codes in the most fast and efficient way. This can all have a significant impact on inventory operations where a large number of barcodes need to be scanned and access to a larger than PDA screen is preferred.
To learn more take a look at the specs and video or get in touch with us to arrange a webinar or meeting about the T8650 rugged tablet scan handle.
Add Enterprise Grade Companion Scanning to Any Mobile Device
Are your staff using smartphones or tablets for day to day apps. If they need to scan significant quantities of bar codes they will face a common challenge. The camera is great for selfies but not really designed for volume scanning and can be slow and a real pain (literally) If so, its time to add enterprise grade companion scanning to any mobile device.
Devices with integral scanning tend to be purpose built rugged and expensive. The need to scan frequently is often the function of a repetitive work process such as parcel delivery. So in a BYOD environment or where the users have devices that do not feature integral scanning products like the Opticon range are a straightforward and economic way to add 1D or 2D bar code scanning without interfering with your app or installing any fiddly drivers.
Watch the video to see how easy it is to Connect to your smartphone or tablet in a few moments using Bluetooth. A scanner like this is about the size and weight of a desktop mouse making it very easy to use pop it in a pocket or use a lanyard.
Colin Foster at Opticon says;
“Companion scanning provides a cost effective, easy to use data capture solution when paired to a smartphone or tablet device. Using the technology is simple; you just point, click and scan. Companion scanners like the OPN-2006 are small, lightweight and ergonomic in design which makes it very simple to carry, use and store the device”
How many scans a day are too much for a camera on a smartphone or tablet? Tough question the answer is that once the user starts to comment about how ergonomically unpleasant the task has become its time to do something else !
Typical Companion Scanning Applications
- Inventory management and merchandising
- Field service
- Order picking
- Item identification
- Visitor registration
- Facilities management
Need to scan bar codes – ditch the camera get in touch to add enterprise grade companion scanning to any mobile device.
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