Removing time and date stamp from a CS4070

Article ID: 83467003

Issue / Question

How can I remove the time and date stamp on a CS4070?

Applicable To

CS4070 Companion Scanner with PAACHS00-004-RXX firmware and above

Resolution / Answer



  1. Connect the CS4070 via a micro USB cable to a computer USB port.
  2. Ensure the CS4070 has minimum firmware Revision PAACHS00-004-RXX.
    NOTE Verify if you have the Revision E firmware by going into the root of the device: CS4070 Parameters Folder SYSINFO.TXT. 

    You should see Version=PAACHS00-004-RXX or above (PAACHS00-005-RXX).


  1. Follow the path to view the config.ini file: CS4070 Parameters (folder) > Config.ini 
  2. Once in the config.ini file, go to TimeFormat=24h DateFormat=MM/DD/YY.
  3. Delete 24h and MM/DD/YY under TimeFormat= DateFormat=.
  4. Save the file.
  5. Disconnect the CS4070 from the micro USB cable.

Helpful Information:

+ Applicable Products

  • Symbol CS4070 Companion Scanner