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Product - Info & Tips

28-11-2018
by OPTICON shop

The blog mainly holds info that will render irrellevant over time. New stuff eventually becomes old stuff.
The 'Product - Info & Tips' section holds articles with generic info that will hopefully stand the test of time.


OPN-2001 Companion Application - Delete and Reset Options

19-04-2021
by OPTICON shop

How can I prevent accidentally deleting data or resetting the scanner?

The OPN-2001 has many features and options. Most of them need to be set through settings-barcodes or through software commands with the Opticon OPN2001 Companion Application.

OPN-2001 Companion Application - Configure Beeper

19-04-2021
by OPTICON shop

How can I prevent accidentally swiching off the beeper sound when scanning a barcode?

The OPN-2001 has many features and options. Most of them need to be set through settings-barcodes or through software commands with the Opticon OPN2001 Companion Application.

Opticon 'Disinfectant Ready' scanners with 'Anti Microbial' housing

26-08-2020
by OPTICON shop

Everybody is extra concerned about hygiene and more germ-conscious. Commonly overlooked are hand operated scanners that change hands numerous times a day. Opticon offers barcode scanners which are both “Disinfectant ReadyandAnti Microbial”. These devices offer better protection and cleaning possiblities. Giving you an edge protecting against the spread of bacterias and virusses by shared contact surfaces.

OPN Accessories

12-06-2020
by OPTICON shop

Protect your Opticon OPN scanners with OPTICON.shop approved accessories.
They will increase the lifetime of your scanners and reduce the total cost of ownership.

DOKKi Frame system

03-04-2020
by OPTICON shop

The DOKKi Frame System

Two new Frame System models have been developed to stack and mount from 2 up to 5 of any of the current six-bay docks (CMT-6/CMT-6SPC and CPN-6/CPN-6SPC).

OPN-2001 function keys

03-04-2020
by OPTICON shop

Special functions via OPN-2001 buttons

The OPN-2001 has many features and options. Most of them need to be set through settings-barcodes or through software commands with for instance, the Companion Application.

However, not everybody is aware that a couple of special functions can be activated through the 2 buttons on the OPN-2001. Sometimes even by accident, causing the operator to think the scanner is faulty or broken. We have had reports on scanners not reading barcodes, or beepers malfunctioning and in many case this can be caused by accidental mis-settings. We'll shine a light on these mysteries and here's what the buttons do:


FIRMWARE: notice on upgrading and downgrading Opticon Firmware

05-12-2018
by OPTICON shop

Upgrading firmware makes sense as new firmware versions normally have optimizations, added functionality and also possible bug fixes. In some cases new firmware is also necessary to support new/upgraded hardware parts found new hardware revisions.