Re: HP AP5000 - Way to convert the MSR to keyboard emulation? (1348 Views)
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ranascavage
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Registered: ‎07-07-2011
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HP AP5000 - Way to convert the MSR to keyboard emulation?

Hi, I'm currently using a HP AP5000 and trying to find a utility that would allow me to program the swiper to run in Keyboard Emulation mode due to some track 2 data issues I'm having.

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lukabudin
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Registered: ‎01-25-2012
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Re: HP AP5000 - Way to convert the MSR to keyboard emulation?

I found in one of the device manuals that this is only possible if you are using WinXP. Otherwise you need a third party utility to read com ports and simulate a keyboard.

If you have WinXP, go to Control Panel -> Accessibility Options -> General and make sure "Use Serial Keys" is checked.

This worked for me. Regards, Luka.
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