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  • #16
    Re: barcode scanner and commit data to field

    Hi Stan,

    Originally posted by Stan Mathews View Post
    There is also a display format option accessed by right clicking on a time field object on a layout, choose Properties, Format, set the Format Style.
    I try to select the 24:00 time format but the result is still 12:00AM.
    This bug? Can you use the 24:00 time format?


    • #17
      Re: barcode scanner and commit data to field

      Works for me.
      There can be only one.


      • #18
        Re: barcode scanner and commit data to field

        Hi Peter,

        Originally posted by peterth View Post
        Hi Ira,

        Your product can support or do the way I need?

        "My barcode scanner is easy to use it. It works same as the keyboard when I scan the barcode the data of barcode will key into the field automatically also with Enter key (I can configure it if no need the Enter key) The problem is how can I commit the data from the field that I scan to other field. My idea is I use the prefix for member and vendor like M0001 , M0002, and.. for each member and V001, V002, and .. for each vendor and I define a field names SCANINPUT for data receive from scanner and send this data to Member Id field if the prefix is M and the same as Vendor ID if the prefix is V
        but I don't know how to commit it and what command or function for this.
        Please advise"
        The scanning functions and features are discussed in the documentation on my website. It can be programmed to do other things, but basically, without any extra coding, if a form or browse is currently selected, upon scanning a barcode, it can
        • Validate the barcode checksum, and optionally play a good or bad sound based upon the value (especially good when scanning boxes on shipping docks and the like)
        • Optionally, Save, or Save with prompt the current record.
        • Optionally, Do a find of the barcode scanned with a selected or current index.
        • If found, go into change mode.
        • If not found, go into enter mode and enter the barcode into the needed field, and optionally, set focus to that barcode field or optionally save the record.
        It can also get the data when the barcode is scanned, and conditionally, with a little bit of XBasic code can stuff the data into one field or another based upon the data, and save the record. But the hard part is done. There is no field you need to be in to do the scan, as it gets the data even if other fields are active. Then you work with the data and do what you need.

        Ira J. Perlow
        Computer Systems Design

        CSDA A5 Products
        New - Free CSDA DiagInfo - v1.39, 30 Apr 2013
        CSDA Barcode Functions

        CSDA Code Utility
        CSDA Screen Capture


        • #19
          Re: barcode scanner and commit data to field


          still cannot change the time format from 12:00AM/PM to 24hours : 24:00
          may be I have to try new OS


          • #20
            Re: barcode scanner and commit data to field

            it's ok now