Unable to Connect Genius (PC) to a Datalogic Fixed Position Barcode Scanner – Problem Article
When updating scanner settings or during setup of a new fixed position scanner system, it is necessary to connect to the scanner through the CBX box from a PC running Genius software from Datalogic. The connection can be tricky. This is especially true when using a USB to Serial converter since many newer computers and laptops do not have dedicated serial ports. This article explains some of the common connection issues and points towards specific steps to resolve them.