Connection Instructions for Open Bluetooth LS4278 / LS3578

Article ID: 29941442

Issue / Question

LS4278 /  LS3578 is not connecting to host via Open Bluetooth

Applicable To

LS4278 /  LS3578 is not setup correctly.

Resolution / Answer

NOTE Zebra Support Community Site has been updated to replace obsolete industry terms with modern terminology. This article uses the term Central instead of Master, and Peripheral instead of Slave

End Of Service Life (EOSL) Zebra no longer provide services or support for LS4278 product. This knowledge article is for your reference only and is no longer proactively updated.
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LS4278 /  LS3578 must be in HID Peripheral mode for connection.  It is also possible the host may require that a variable pin code be set.  The LS4278 must have firmware revision F or higher.

+ Product Codes

  • LS3578 Rugged Bar Code Scanner
  • Symbol LS4278 Cordless General Purpose Bar Code Scanner