I'm looking for a device similar to this one:


I need to scan a barcode and send the text to two computers via USB.

Pics from video:

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The device in the video is not for sale and I can't find anything similar elsewhere.

  • Is there any reason a software solution couldn't solve your problem here? You could scan to a single machine and put the barcode in a database. Any number of other machines could then access it.
    – Andy
    Jun 15, 2016 at 18:44
  • I could do it in one computer, but not the other one, it uses 3rd party software and I don't have control over it. I'm thinking however on a timer reading the latest value from the database and somehow "emulating" keyboard strokes in each computer
    – The One
    Jun 15, 2016 at 19:00
  • Does the connection to the two PCs really have to be by USB?
    – Adam Wykes
    Aug 4, 2016 at 5:23
  • Not necessarily, it could be use the serial port with a serial -> keyboard emulator, but it would be much simpler with USB
    – The One
    Aug 4, 2016 at 12:05
  • Why not wifi or bluetooth? I ask because I know of a solution that uses this connection type.
    – Adam Wykes
    Aug 4, 2016 at 15:12


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