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[Question] How to set / authenticate a password (camera lock - Barcode)

Password is used to set the [Password Protection] function, or to change or release the limit for camera operations.
The password setting is located in the Setup menu.
[About the Setup menu operations.]

Use the following procedure for setting and authentication with barcode.

[Choose/Change password]

  • 1Go to Setup menu, then choose [Choose/Change Password].
  • Setup menu > Choose/Change Password

  • 2Choose [Barcode] in the screen below, and click [OK].
  • Choose [Barcode] to click OK.

  • 3[Read Barcode] screen is displayed.
  • Read Barcode screen
    Like the figure above, point the camera to make the barcode into the blue frame. Press the [MENU/OK] button.
    If you want to cancel it, press the [DISP.] button.

  • 4The camera reads the barcode. After succeeding the password reading, the password has been set. It returns to the menu screen.
    If barcode reading fails; such as the camera cannot focus on the barcode, or the barcode is out of the blue frame; the message like below will be displayed.
  • Password reading fails.
    Choose [Yes] and press the [MENU/OK] button. It returns to the [Read Barcode] screen, then try again with the step 3.

[Supported Bar Codes]
  • Linear bar codes: EAN-13/8, UPC-A/E, UPC/EAN (with add-ons), Interleaved 2 of 5, CODEBAR (NW-7), CODE 39, CODE 93, CODE 128, TYPE C, GS1-128 (EAN-128), and RSS (GS1 DataBar)
  • 2nd Dementional bar cords: QR Code, Micro QR Code, DataMatrix (ECC200), PDF417, Micro PDF 417, MaxiCode, EAN-UCC Composite (GS1 DataBar Composite)

Example of supported barcodes.

Example of supported barcodes.

[Password authentication]

  • 1You will be asked when the password authentication is required.
  • Password authentication
    Point the camera to make the barcode into the blue frame. Press the [MENU/OK] button.

  • 2If the authentication fails, you will be asked again as follows.
  • If the authentication fails:
    Choose [Yes] and press the [MENU/OK] button. It returns to the [Read Barcode] authentication, then point the camera to make the configured barcode into the blue frame, then press the [MENU/OK] button.

The timing when the barcode password is required varies depending on the selected option in the password protection.
[How to set a limit to camera usage (camera lock).]
Answer ID:g07102
Date created:September 24, 2010
Date modified:September 28, 2010
Operating system: --
Category:Hardware specifications, Hardware operations
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