CHAPTER 3: SETUP FOR WINDOWS PC
The CHS will beep once when it has connected and is ready to scan
barcodes. The LED will also blink blue once every 3 seconds.
To scan barcodes:
Open your application. Place the cursor where you want to enter data.
Hold the CHS about 4 inches (10 cm) from the barcode and press and hold the
trigger button. An aiming beam will appear for 3 seconds. Keep your hand
steady while scanning.
For example, try scanning the following barcode:
After data is read and sent to the computer, by default, the CHS will beep
once and vibrate, the LED will flash green, and the beam will turn off.
By default, a carriage return is applied after scanned barcode data is
entered. To disable the automatic carriage return, you can use the
Command Barcodes (use the Data Editing barcode for Data As Is).
If no data is read in a few seconds, the beam will turn off, and you must try
The CHS supports keyboards in English, French, German, and Spanish. To
change keyboard language, see HID Keyboard Language Settings in
To disconnect, turn off the CHS. Press and hold the power button for at least 3
seconds, until the CHS beeps twice (high-low) and the blue LED turns off.
After you power on the CHS, it will automatically try to connect to the last computer it
paired and connected to. Make sure your computer is in range with Bluetooth enabled.
If the CHS is connected to your computer and gets disconnected, it will try to reconnect. Make
sure the computer is on and in range. If the CHS cannot reconnect after several attempts, it will
emit a long beep. Press the trigger button to restart the reconnection process.
See Appendix F for unpairing instructions.