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FAQ# 2174: How can I enable a carriage return on my Zebra/Motorola/Symbol barcode scanner?

Question

How can I enable a carriage return on my Zebra/Motorola/Symbol barcode scanner?

Answer

Enabling a carriage return, or enter key, on your scanner is very straightforward. In the user manual for your scanner, under the scan options section, there are barcodes to enable the carriage return suffix.

For more detailed instructions, see our carriage return blog post!

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