LS4071 Scanner Battery Lasts only a Few Minutes

Article ID: 58138462

Symptom

When the LS4071 (or LS4074) scanner is brand new (out of the box), it only works for a few minutes before failing.

Facts

LS4071 or LS4074

Resolution

The battery does not ship with a full charge. 

The battery needs to be charged for approximately 24 hours before initial use. 

Place the LS4071 in the cradle for 24 hours before being set up for the first time.