How to create a new Web Form Rule without the WFR Wizard on iScanBrowser for Android

This article demonstrates how to create a new Web From Rule (WFR) without using the WFR Wizard.

Create a WFR without the wizard

1. Open the sidebar menu.

2. Tap on "Settings."

iScanbrowser sidebar menu settings Android

3. Tap on "WEB Form Rules."

iScanBrowser Android Settings WEB Form Rules

4. Tap on the green plus symbol to add a new Web Form Rule.

Wen Form Rules Manager plus symbol

5. When prompted to use the wizard, tap "NO."

iScanBrowser Android use wizard - NO

6. After selecting "NO," iScanbrowser will create a new empty WFR for you. You'll then be able to adjust the WFR settings as shown in the screenshot below.

iScanbrowser Android WFR setting (manual)

WFR setting options

Define URL before/after scan 

This option allows you to define the URL before and after the scan. in other words, you define the URL and set the scan data as a variable that will be inserted into the URL (between the before and after URL parts).

Modifiers:

  • Call method* — Call a JavaScript method
  • Click element* — Specify a click element to simulate clicking (for example, Google's search button)
  • Only if empty — Only insert scan data if the field doesn't already have data in it.

iSB Android define URL before/after scan

Tap field for data to post in

Use this option if you know the field ID that you want scan data to be inserted into.

Modifiers:

  • Call method* — Call a JavaScript method
  • Click element* — Specify a click element to simulate clicking (for example, Google's search button)
  • Only if empty — Only insert scan data if the field doesn't already have data in it.
  • Prompt for Qty after scan — iScanBrowser will prompt for a quantity value after scanning.
  • Apply for URL — Only apply this WFR to the specified URL.

Post data field where cursor is

Use this option to send scan data to the cursor location.

Modifiers:

  • Call method* — Call a JavaScript method
  • Click element* — Specify a click element to simulate clicking (for example, Google's search button)
  • Only if empty — Only insert scan data if the field doesn't already have data in it.
  • Prompt for Qty after scan — iScanBrowser will prompt for a quantity value after scanning.
  • Apply for URL — Only apply this WFR to the specified URL.

Scan value is the URL

This option uses the scan data as the URL.

Modifiers:

  • Call method* — Call a JavaScript method
  • Click element* — Specify a click element to simulate clicking (for example, Google's search button)
  • Only if empty — Only insert scan data if the field doesn't already have data in it.