Disable Adaptive Scanning via registry | Zebra

Disable Adaptive Scanning via registry

Article ID: 51322561

Issue / Question

How to disable Adaptive Scanning via registry file?

Applicable To

MC32N0 (1D laser)

Resolution / Answer

What is Adaptive Scanning?

Our patented Adaptive Image Scanning technology automatically toggles between a wide and narrow scan angle until a barcode is detected, allowing users to zoom in on barcodes and zoom out to capture barcodes at near contact.

By default, devices with standard range lasers have “adaptive scanning” enabled. This mode switches the length of the scan to read tiny and large bar codes.

To turn this off, place the following registry file in the APPLICATION folder:

"ReaderParams" = hex:\

A cold boot is required.

+ Applicable Products

  • MC3200 Mobile Computer