Bar code scanners

Hello All!

I have a warehouse facility and several stores and am 
trying to find a way to use a barcode scanner with 
internal memory to scan large orders (200 pieces or 
greater) that i can then hook to my pc with RMS 
and "dump" the information into either a transfer out or 
an invoice.  has anyone done this?  if not does anyone 
have any recommendations?  is there a person i could 
contact that may be able to write a short program or 
executable to make this happen?

I would appreciate any and all information anyone may be 
able to provide.

Thanks,

Jim
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Hi Jim,

I don't know of a scanner that would do that. But Glenn may be able to
better help you out with that specific inquiry.

However, one suggestion that I have for you is to hook up either your
wireless or wired scanner to a laptop, and scan your items right into RMS
and create your Invoice/Transfer out, that way. It might actually end up
costing you less and be more practical and headache free in the long run.

Good luck,


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7/30/2004 1:07:16 AM
Jim,

Would you mind taking a look at my thread below, titled "Sales and delivery
from differnt locations"?

Seems like you fit that description exactly.

I'd appreciate your comments,


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7/30/2004 1:12:15 AM
Why not go completely wireless? This should do the trick:
http://www.retailrealm.co.uk/uploads/RR%20RF%20PDA%20CE%
20POCKETPC.pdf
Contact me if you are interested.
>-----Original Message-----
>Hello All!
>
>I have a warehouse facility and several stores and am 
>trying to find a way to use a barcode scanner with 
>internal memory to scan large orders (200 pieces or 
>greater) that i can then hook to my pc with RMS 
>and "dump" the information into either a transfer out or 
>an invoice.  has anyone done this?  if not does anyone 
>have any recommendations?  is there a person i could 
>contact that may be able to write a short program or 
>executable to make this happen?
>
>I would appreciate any and all information anyone may be 
>able to provide.
>
>Thanks,
>
>Jim
>.
>
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RMSwizard (20)
7/30/2004 3:05:45 AM
Sorry, try this link: http://tinyurl.com/6ajjq
>-----Original Message-----
>Why not go completely wireless? This should do the trick:
>http://www.retailrealm.co.uk/uploads/RR%20RF%20PDA%20CE%
>20POCKETPC.pdf
>Contact me if you are interested.
>>-----Original Message-----
>>Hello All!
>>
>>I have a warehouse facility and several stores and am 
>>trying to find a way to use a barcode scanner with 
>>internal memory to scan large orders (200 pieces or 
>>greater) that i can then hook to my pc with RMS 
>>and "dump" the information into either a transfer out or 
>>an invoice.  has anyone done this?  if not does anyone 
>>have any recommendations?  is there a person i could 
>>contact that may be able to write a short program or 
>>executable to make this happen?
>>
>>I would appreciate any and all information anyone may be 
>>able to provide.
>>
>>Thanks,
>>
>>Jim
>>.
>>
>.
>
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RMSwizard (20)
7/30/2004 3:51:30 AM
Tom-

I read your message and that may be a solution; i didn't 
understand the thread you mentioned.  was it supposed to 
be a link?  i should mention also that i'd really like 
the ability to run multiple scanners at the same time in 
different RMS functions (possibly 2 scanners going at the 
same time working on 2 seperate transfers to 2 different 
locations on the same RMS terminal)  do you think this is 
a possability?

I'd appreciate your feedback.

Thanks,

Jim
>-----Original Message-----
>Jim,
>
>Would you mind taking a look at my thread below, 
titled "Sales and delivery
>from differnt locations"?
>
>Seems like you fit that description exactly.
>
>I'd appreciate your comments,
>
>
>.
>
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anonymous (74722)
7/30/2004 4:51:07 PM
Ron,

would this allow me to run multiple scanners at the same 
time on the same RMS station?    meaning, could i have 2 
seperate people working on 2 seperate orders and scanning 
the items which they could then bring to the RMS station 
and load into either an invoice or transfer out?

Thanks for the feedback and any further information you 
may be able to provide.  if you'd rather email me 
directly, my email is jconway@sportssanta.com

Thanks again,

Jim
>-----Original Message-----
>Sorry, try this link: http://tinyurl.com/6ajjq
>>-----Original Message-----
>>Why not go completely wireless? This should do the 
trick:
>>http://www.retailrealm.co.uk/uploads/RR%20RF%20PDA%20CE%
>>20POCKETPC.pdf
>>Contact me if you are interested.
>>>-----Original Message-----
>>>Hello All!
>>>
>>>I have a warehouse facility and several stores and am 
>>>trying to find a way to use a barcode scanner with 
>>>internal memory to scan large orders (200 pieces or 
>>>greater) that i can then hook to my pc with RMS 
>>>and "dump" the information into either a transfer out 
or 
>>>an invoice.  has anyone done this?  if not does anyone 
>>>have any recommendations?  is there a person i could 
>>>contact that may be able to write a short program or 
>>>executable to make this happen?
>>>
>>>I would appreciate any and all information anyone may 
be 
>>>able to provide.
>>>
>>>Thanks,
>>>
>>>Jim
>>>.
>>>
>>.
>>
>.
>
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anonymous (74722)
7/30/2004 5:16:28 PM
Jim,

By thread I mean the discussion subjects opened on this newsgroup. There's
no exteranl links involved. It's a message I opened for my problem just like
you did. Just go 6 subjects down from where your message is posted.

As to your question, I don't believe you can run multiple
transactions/transfers concurrently on the same RMS box. In other words,
you'd need one station per user. But now adays, you can find a rugged and
simple laptop that would do the job, very inexpensively.

BTW, if you are not running POS on these machines and they are only used to
create Transfer ins/outs by using the manager, they won't count as Registers
and you won't hav to pay extra for them.


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7/30/2004 6:49:51 PM
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