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Bar Code Slot Reader Using a Standard Bar Code Wand

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000037862D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-30

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Davis, JC Kantner, RF Irwin, JC Watkins, HE [+details]

Abstract

A technique is described whereby a work station keyboard enclosure is equipped with a bar code reader slot and wand cradle to provide the user with the choice of entering bar coded data, either directly through the slot reader, or through the remote operation of a standard wand reader.