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Is there an app that allows your Android device to act as a barcode reader, in such a way that it can send something like keyboard inputs to a computer in real-time?

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I made a free alternative: Barcode to PC: Wi-Fi scanner.

It sends realtime keystrokes, no copy&paste required, works everywhere

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  • I tried your app, but for my sorry, phone and server couldnt connect :/ I tried and manual adding server.... the same Android 5.1 / Win 7 64bit – minimiro Feb 1 '17 at 9:56
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    Best one i´ve found after trying about 20 different apps. – cyberponk Feb 22 '17 at 5:56
  • @minimiro Did you add the server to windows firewall exceptions? If yes it may be your antivirus that blocks the app. – filippo Mar 3 '17 at 17:26
  • Free and works very well without any configuration necessary. Thanks – leszek.hanusz May 25 '17 at 14:14
  • @filippo Thank you so much! The app is so well done and works seamlessly. I can't believe it's free! Thank you. You deserve more upvotes. – ADTC Aug 28 '17 at 7:11
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Bluetooth Barcode Scanner

WiFi Barcode Scanner

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  • Both are paid apps. – Irfan May 19 '12 at 6:36
  • See filippo's answer below for a good free alternative. – ADTC Aug 28 '17 at 7:11
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  1. Install Barcode Scanner. In Barcode Scanner app settings check "copy to clipboard" after scanning.

  2. Install ClipSync

Now your PC should have the info in clipboard so do Ctrl+V.

I haven't tested it myself but it should work, and both apps are free.

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I made a (free) app that shows scanned codes on webpage, allowing easy copy, updated real-time.

Web Barcode

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