How to Create a StageNow Wake-up Sources Profile | Zebra

How to Create a StageNow Wake-up Sources Profile

Article ID: 94094350

Issue / Question

How to Create a profile to have scan button wake device

Applicable To

Android Devices

Resolution / Answer


The purpose of this document is to demonstrate how to remap Wakeup Source on MC33N0. For this demonstration,
Will be remapping the Wakeup Source to the scan trigger.


  • Customer has StageNow 3.0.1 or greater installed on their PC.
  • Device needs to have MX4.4 or greater
  • Device has the latest version of OS available for the device installing on (can be either GMS or AOSP version of OS).

For this demonstration I will be using TC51 Marshmallow device.
Steps below:

  • On PC
  • Open StageNow (v3.0.1 or greater ) on PC
  • Log into Admin mode
  • Select create new profile
  • set MX version that is on the device to 4.4 or greater (can verify in Settings > about phone/device > sw components > MXMF)
  • Select xpert mode  to create new profile, select create button
  • Enter name of profile , select Start button
  • Select Settings tab on left , and Deploy tab the Right  
  • Search for KeyMappingMgr setting on Left and select the plus sign to add to profile 
    • Select add button 
  • Section displayed is the KeyMappingMgr section  
    • Action
      • Set action to Remap a key
    • Choose a key to modify   
      • Set "Choose a key to modify" to "Scan" (can also set to Trigger if desired)
    • Key behavior 
      • Set "Key behavior " to "Send key-code" 
    • Key-code
      • Set "Key-code" to "Wakeup"
  • Select Continue 
  • you will be brought to a review page
  • Can review all the steps you added by selecting the Expand button and  alter your settings if you need 
  • select Complete Profile button   
  • Select the StageNow checkbox in the Staging Client section for the type of barcode you want to scan with ..
    • Select PDF417, if using  2D scanner  or Select Linear if using 1D scanner 
  • Then Select the Test button to generate the barcode.
    • This will generate a barcode for you to scan and test to see if it does what you want. ..
    • you can select Publish button  and Stage  button to make it visible for users to access outside of Admin login mode.
  • On the device,
    • Select the Stage Now Client  to activate the scanner to scan the barcode to start the process..
  • Note:  no wifi connection is needed to scan settings

+ Applicable Products

  • TC51
  • TC52 Touch Computer
  • TC55 Touch Computer
  • TC56
  • TC57 Touch Computer
  • TC70
  • TC70x
  • TC75
  • TC75x
  • TC8000