In this video, learn how barcode scanners work and how to set the devices up to use with Odoo.
1. How does a barcode scanner work?
It acts as an image capture device. The device it is connected to then decodes the image and converts it into digits and characters. It acts as a keyboard, by reading the binary code through the lines of a barcode. It sends digits and characters as an output to the device it is connected to. It acts as an image capture device. The device it is connected to then compares the scanned image with all the other barcodes stored in a database until there is a match.
2. Linear barcodes are used by Odoo to: