VC5090/LS3408 - Switching from USB/Keboard port for scanner to COM1 port for scanner

Article ID: 91080299

Issue / Question

Customer wants to know if they can switch over from the USB/Keyboard port that they have been using for the Scanner, and now use COM1

Applicable To

VC5090, LS3408

Resolution / Answer

If a customer had been using the USB/Keyboard port on the VC5090 for their LS3408 scanner, and now wants to switch ports and use the COM1 port for their LS3408 scanner, they need to make sure they switch their serial cable.

Below is a screen shot of the back of the VC5090:

Below are the two scanner cable part numbers.  One is used for the USB/Keyboard port, and the other is for the COM1 port:


+ Applicable Products

  • LS3408 Handheld Scanner
  • VC5090 Vehicle-mounted Computer