Add a Tab Key After Scanning a Bar Code

Add a Tab Key After Scanning a Bar Code

Article ID: 39556127

Issue / Question

How do I add a TAB key after scanning a bar code?

Applicable To

All Zebra scanners

Resolution / Answer

It is possible to program Zebra bar code scanners to send a tab after every bar code scanned by scanning the below programming bar codes.


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For 2D scanners (DSXXXX, and CS40X0):


For more information, refer to the following video, How to add a “TAB” key data suffix in an LS2208.

If your application is not recognizing the TAB refer to the article, Enter and Tab keys in the Scanned Data are Not Properly Recognized in Some Applications.


Tab, Excel, Next Cell, Move to next field, next column, Suffix tab.

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