Enrolling generic USB scanners in the TagTracker plugin - TagTracker 3.0

TagTracker Plugin Guide 3.0

Applies to
TagTracker 3.0
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Before you can use generic USB scanners with TagTracker, you must enroll them.

Before you begin

  • Ensure that your generic USB scanner is connected and configured with a static IP address. For more information, see the documentation that came with your scanner.
  • Ensure that the TagTracker Bridge is installed on your scanner workstation.

What you should know

You can connect generic USB scanners to TagTracker using the TagTracker Bridge application.


  1. From the Config Tool homepage, open the Plugins task.
  2. From the entity tree, select the TagTracker plugin.
  3. Click Add an entity > TagTracker scanner unit.
    The Add TagTracker unit window opens.
  4. In the Add TagTracker unit window, enter the unit configuration details:
    1. From the Unit type list, select TagTracker Bridge.
    2. Enter the scanner's static IP address and assign a port number.
    3. Click Add and close.
  5. (Optional) To add more USB scanners, repeat steps 3 - 6 for the remaining scanners.


Your scanners are enrolled.

After you finish

If your implementation uses cameras, associate them with the scanners.