Configuring the TagTracker Bridge - TagTracker 3.0

TagTracker Plugin Guide 3.0

Applies to
TagTracker 3.0
Last updated
2021-01-12
Content type
Guides
Guides > Plugin and extension guides
Language
English (United States)
Product
TagTracker
Version
3.0

You must configure the TagTracker Bridge settings on each workstation that is controlling generic USB scanners.

Before you begin

  • Ensure that the TagTracker Bridge is installed on your workstation.
  • Ensure that a generic USB scanner is connected to your workstation.

What you should know

You must complete this process on every workstation that is controlling generic USB scanners.

Procedure

  1. Open the C:Program Files (x86)\Genetec TagTracker Bridge folder and double-click TagTracker.Bridge.Configuration.exe.
    The TagTracker Bridge configuration application opens.
  2. Verify that the status is Running.
  3. In the Port field, enter a value.
    The default value is 10000.
  4. Add a generic USB scanner:
    1. Click Add ().
      The Scanner properties window opens.
    2. Enter a name for the generic USB scanner.
    3. Specify the following:
      • Communications port
      • Baud rate
      • Data bits
      • Parity
      • Stop bits
      TagTracker Bridge configuration
    4. Click OK.
    5. Click Save.

Results

The TagTracker Bridge is configured on the workstation.
NOTE: If you move the scanner to a different workstation, you must copy the BridgeConfiguration.xml file to the other machine to maintain the ID of the scanner unit.