Category: System & Controllers
Manufacturer: STR Corp
Caution Level: high
Operating System: Windows XP/Vista/Mac OS
Latest Version / Release Date: 2.0.3 / 26 Apr 2008
The STR100 Serial Reader is a device that is used to read barcodes. It is a freeware, meaning that its users download it from the manufacturer's site for free. It is normally written in the python form and users will need decoding software to convert the barcode into readable material. It is easy to install and use owing to its users friendly interface. It can be installed into personal computers, phones and other electronic devices. It is a low cost device that gives value to its users through high performance rates at an affordable price. It can be used in applications which are commercial or hobbyist. This may include automatic identifications, robotics, access controls, payment systems, inventory tracking, car immobilization as well as navigations. It comes with tags of different sizes in different packages. This makes it an environmental friendly device since the environment is kept clean.
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The STR100 Serial Reader uses a serial interface of a 2400 baud. It features a LED which has two colors that acts as indicators to show visual changes within he device. It has an input software that allows the use of different modules by enabling them. It can also deactivate these modules. For it to run without hitches, it will require a power supply of 4.5 to 5.5 VDC. Its communication is through the serial and this happens at 2400 baud (8N1). Its dimensions are 0.22 inches by 6.25 inches by 2.45 inches which translates to 5.57mm by 82.5 mm by 62.2 mm. it will operate will in temperature ranges of -40 to +185 degrees farenheight. This translates to (-40 to +85 degrees centigrade). This device is created for a personal computer platform. It is highly compliant with operating systems for windows and Macintosh. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and STR100 Serial Reader errors before installing any driver updates.