Connecting MC9590 WEH6.5 and DS3678 Bluetooth scanner using HID mode

Article ID: 34020663

Issue / Question

How to pair and connect a DS3678 Bluetooth scanner in HID mode to WEH6.5 device?

Applicable To

DS3678 Bluetooth scanner

Resolution / Answer

A. DS3678 setup

  1. Scan the barcode 'Set Factory Defaults' on page 135 of the DS36X8 Product Reference GuideDownload>>
  2. Scan the barcode 'HID Bluetooth Classic' on page 81. Default is Cradle Host.
  3. Scan the barcode 'Legacy Bluetooth Security' on page 128. Default is Low Bluetooth Security.


B. WEH6.5 Terminal setup

       1. Start> Settings> Connections> Bluetooth> under Devices, tap on Add.

       2. Select target DS3678 Bluetooth scanner (the one with the keyboard icon) then tap Next.

       3. Enter default passcode of 12345 then tap Next

       4. MC9590 will connect to the DS3678 and display the message 'Your Windows phone has connected with DS3678 <serial number>'.
       5. DS3678 will emit a low, high beep which means Bluetooth connection established.


6. Tap OK to close Bluetooth manager.

* At this point, the DS3678 is now paired and connected. You can scan a barcode into any foreground application like Internet Explorer.

+ Applicable Products

  • DS3608-DP DS3678-DP Ultra Rugged Scanners
  • DS3608-DPA
  • DS3608-ER DS3678-ER Ultra Rugged Scanners
  • DS3608-HD DS3678-HD Ultra Rugged Scanners
  • DS3608-HP DS3678-HP Ultra Rugged Scanners
  • DS3608-SR DS3678-SR Ultra Rugged Scanners
  • MC9500-K Mobile Computer