"CPT John W. Holmes" wrote:
> PHP wouldn't have anything to do with it. Your barcode should "fill in" a
> text area on a web page, which is the submitted to a PHP file for
> processing. You'll need something client site to get the code from the
> scanner to the web page.
You wouldn't really need a special program, just get a scanner that plugs into
the keyboard connection and click on the a text box and scan in, the scanner
will then fill in the ASCII representation of the bar code. Or at least that is
> Unless you're talking about a program that acutally monitors the COM port
> that the scanner is plugged into on the server?
> ---John Holmes...
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Norma Ramirez - TECNOSOFT" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> To: "lista php" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> Sent: Monday, July 28, 2003 3:19 PM
> Subject: [PHP-DB] Bar codes in PHP
> Hi all, does someone know how to capture or read bar codes from php? It will
> be great if I could do inputs to my database directly from bar codes in the
> products. Ideas???
> Norma Ramirez
> Area de Desarrollo Web
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