Serialio News

7/29/2021
Connect the AllFlex RS420 to iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch devices. The RS420 is MFi (Made For iOS) device, so needs initial connect in the iOS Bluetooth app, then the iOS app connects to it once that's done. On power up, the RS420 auto-reconnects to the last device that it was connected to. Here we show how it's connected first to iPhone11 then power OFF Bluetooth, press the RS420 menu button until menu appears, select "Bluetooth Settings" then "Select Device" then select the iOS device (search and connect to the iPad / iPhone / iPod Touch the first time you connect). Select the…
7/25/2021
Shows how to connect Gallagher HR5 to iPad to scan RFID livestock tags. Since the Gallagher HR5 supports Bluetooth SPP (and WiFi) but not Bluetooth BLE this seems impossible.   This video shows Gallagher HR5 connected to iPad using the BlueSnap bridge.  HR5 can auto-connect at power-on to the bridge, making it easy to use HR5 with iPad iPhone iPod Touch. When auto-connect fails, simply connect manually as shown in the video.   Once connected use iScanBrowser app as shown in video, or use SerialMagic Keys, Cloud-In-Hand Mobile Grid, and more.…
7/25/2021
Shows how to connect Gallagher HR5 to iPad to scan RFID livestock tags. Since the Gallagher HR5 supports Bluetooth SPP (and WiFi), but not Bluetooth BLE this seems impossible.   This video shows Gallagher HR5 connected to iPad using the BlueSnap bridge.  HR5 can auto-connect at power-on to the bridge, making it easy to use HR5 with iPad iPhone iPod Touch.   Once connected use iScanBrowser app as shown in video to posts RFID livestock tags to any website/web page without the user having to tap to get focus. Also use SerialMagic Keys, Cloud-In-Hand…
7/23/2021
How can the Gallagher HR5 be connected to and iPad or iPhone? Since the Gallagher HR5 supports Bluetooth SPP (and WiFi) but not Bluetooth BLE this seems impossible. This video shows Gallagher HR5 connected to iPad and posting livestock tags as keystrokes using SerialMagic Keys to Filemaker Go app. What's not shown in the video is the SPP to BLE bridge that makes this possible. Contact serialio.com or see other serialio.com videos for Gallagher HR5 for details. Video below shows Gallagher HR5 connected to iPhone 11 and posting livestock tags as…
7/12/2021
 SerialMagic Keys iOS connects wireless Bluetooth Tru-Test S3 Scale Head to iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch devices. Weight readings are posted from the rechargeable battery powered scale head as simulated keystrokes to all iOS apps. Connect multiple BLE devices simultaneously like UHF RFID readers, NFC readers, barcode scanners, calipers, sensors, and other devices. Use for 3rd party applications using Serial Device Manger (SDM) libraries. Shown here is idChamp Ultra-BB2e keyfob sized mobile UHF reader working with iPhone11 and ultra-tiny UHF chip. Have another type of scale or another…
7/6/2021
Did you know there is a PROX reader for iPad that supports multiple wireless readers simultaneously? Did you know the PROX reader can work 30 feet from the iPad? Did you know iPad attendance could be so easy with iPad PROX badge reader? Read HID PROX badges and ALL common (and most uncommon credential types)  ISO14443A: LEGIC Advant1), MIFARE Classic 1k & 4k EV12) , MIFARE Classic, MIFARE Mini, MIFARE DESFire EV1, MIFARE DESFire EV22), MIFARE Plus S, X, MIFARE Pro X3), MIFARE Smart MX3), MIFARE Ultralight, MIFARE Ultralight C, MIFARE Ultralight EV1,…
7/6/2021
This video shows multiple idChamp® NF4 RFID readers simultaneously connected to Android tablet (Galaxy S6 Lite) and reading NDEF data for the 1st stanza of the Star Spangled Banner while the Star Spangled Banner is sung by Whitney Houston. All the stanzas of Star Spangled Banner were written to the tiny PCB based NFC NTAG213 tags (measure 4.5 x 4.5 x 1.8mm) using the NF4 reader/writers. Demonstrates the power and flexibility of the NF4 that can provide multi-point attendance check-in using a single tablet or phone on Android, iOS, Windows 10, and…
6/24/2021
Need to measure distance where tape measure is cumbersome or simply can't work? SerialMagic Keys provides unmatched connectivity for laser distance measurement/meters like Leica DISTO E7100i. Here fireplace measurements are made with wireless DISTO E7100i and distance values are posted without any user error to FileMaker Go app. All iPhone/iPad/iOS apps can be used that can take typed input, providing unmatched flexibility allowing laser distance measurements to be posted as if typed to all iOS apps. For your solution needs for wireless distance measurements scales, sensors, RFID…
6/22/2021
 Impossible to properly measure distance with tape measure? Sometimes it's not possible for one person to make measurements with tape measure, even when there are two people, it may be less accurate than using laser distance meter/measurement device.  SerialMagic Keys provides unmatched connectivity for laser distance measurement/meters like Leica DISTO E7100i to post measurements directly as keystrokes to all iPad/iOS/iPhone apps. Post laser measurements to FileMaker Go, Excel spreadsheet, Google Sheets, Microsoft 365, Notepad, Email, TEXT msg, window measurement apps, every app…
6/21/2021
Do you need wireless RS-232 connection between legacy software that uses COM port connection and peripheral device? BlueSnap M6A offers Peripheral and Central(host) firmware devices that can be paired together allowing wireless cable connections between COM port and peripherals like scales, sensors, RFID readers, barcode scanners, and other RS232 devices. The BlueSnap M6A with host/central firmware, can connect to other BlueSnap M6A devices providing a wireless RS-232 connection that can work 30 feet and more between two devices, the wireless connection can also operate through drywall…