FAQ

  • What affects my scanning speed?

  • What platforms and programming languages does the SDK support?

  • Should I configure my scanner to Application Mode?

  • Do I need to pay to use the SDK in my App?

  • I had subscription before, do I need to subscribe/pay again?

  • Can I try the SDK before I register as a developer?

  • How much effort should I expect to integrate the SDK?

  • Why is an AppKey required to use the SDK?

  • Is there a limit to how many AppKeys can be created per account?

  • Is there anything I can read about the SDK (software development kit) prior to signing up?

  • Do the keys have an expiration date?

  • How is a scanner registered if I am using the SDK (Software Development Kit)?

  • Can I get a scanner used in HID or ‘raw serial’ mode to be registered?

  • How does a scanner get registered if my App uses the keyboard wedge?

  • If I already used the SDK (Software Development Kit) to develop an iOS (Apple Operating System) Application for the Socket Mobile scanner 7Xi and 7XiRx, will it automatically also work with the 7Ci scanner?

  • Do I need to submit my iOS application to Socket Mobile or Apple?

  • Is there a separate SDK (Software Development Kit) for each platform I want to support?

  • Does SocketScan 10 support the plug-in CF barcode / RFID / Magnetic Stripe readers? Is the Cordless Ring Scanner supported?

  • Does SocketScan 10 support the plug-in CF barcode / RFID / Magnetic Stripe readers?