Scanning barcodes with the NeoReader™ application
About scanning with the NeoReader™ application
Use your phone as a barcode scanner to find out more about items you scan. For
example, you see a coat in a magazine ad and want to find the nearest retail outlet to
buy it. If the ad contains a readable barcode, the NeoReader™ application uses this
code to access mobile web content, such as a web page with more product information
or a map of nearby outlets. NeoReader™ supports most standard barcode types.
To start the NeoReader™ application
From the Home screen, tap .
Find and tap NeoReader™.
To scan a barcode
When the NeoReader™ application is open, hold your device over the barcode
until the complete barcode is visible in the viewfinder.
Your device automatically scans the barcode, and vibrates when the barcode is
To enter a barcode manually
When the NeoReader™ application is open, tap
Enter the numbers of the barcode in the text field, then tap GO!.
NeoReader™ application menu overview
The following menu options are available in the NeoReader™ application:
Tap to open more options
Enter the barcode numbers manually. This option can be used if your camera has difficulty reading
View a list of previously scanned barcodes
View information about the NeoReader™ application. Read more about different barcode types, and
about how to use NeoReader™
Select your personal settings, such as language or country. This information is used to personalize
barcode content. Also, you can select preferences for how you use the NeoReader™ application
Send a text message to invite a friend to download the NeoReader™ application
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