5 License activation Demo mode: Telnet sessions disconnect itself after 5 minutes.DocumentLicense activation guideLicense activation may be performed using a desktop PC or directly with the PDA if the device has internet connection availabilityOptions:On-line, by Internet connection.license request.
7 How to configure the emulator? Emulator configuration is stored in files on the PC. At each modification they will be copied to the PDA1Access to the emulator configurationStart >WireLess TelNet WCE VT SSH >TelNet Clients - Default Profile > (PDA Model)3Download configuration to the PDAConfigurationChange the configuration, i./e.:[VT_EMULATION]DragDisplay = YesConfiguration download by ActiveSync24Restart the program to read new configuration
9 Keyboard Mapping On-line help On-line Forum On-line Forum It is possible to map any keystroke to any character sequenceOn-line helpConfigurationThe changes are done in the VT configuration file.Access it from installation page.TIP! -> some samplesConfigure F5:Applications expects specific escape sequences for function keys.Ctrl-CMake Ctrl-C with F3On-line ForumOn-line ForumWarning, configure the section of the emulated model to use (TTypePreferred).[VT_FNKEYS_ANSI] [VT_FNKEYS_VT100]
10 The sequence differs following the emulated terminal (TTypePreferred). Keyboard MappingHow-to configure the keyboard mapping?On-line helpIn the VT configurationTIP! -> In the configuration fileThe keys are grouped by terminal model (ANSI, VT52, VT100) then by function type (FN, Shift + FN, Cursor) :Function KeyTerminal modelSEQUENCE sent to Host[VT_FNKEYS_ANSI]Function keys for an ANSI emulation.[VT_SFNKEYS_ANSI]Shift + Function keys for an ANSI emulation.[VT_CURKEYS_ANSI]Movement cursor keys for an ANSI emulation.[VT_CURKEYSAPP_ANSI]Movement cursor keys for an ANSI emulation in “application” mode.The sequence differs following the emulated terminal (TTypePreferred).
11 Keyboard Mapping On-line help On-line forum On-line help A keystroke that is not in any groupOn-line helpYou need to:Identify the 'scancode‘ of the key or keystroke to be mapped to an escape sequence.Configuration (VT file)[VT_SCANCODES] Allows to map any scan code to any sequence (regardless the selected terminal type).One scan code (key)One sequence to send to HostExample:To map needed special characters that are not present in the PDA keyboard. Press “ESC” to perform a “tab”TIP! -> Identify the scan code:In the “Keyboard Test” dialog on the PDA it is possible to check the scan code generated by any key.Configuration > Keyboard TestOn-line forumOn-line help
13 Touch screen actions Available features On-line forum On-line help With the touch screen, the stylus or the fingers, it is possible to perform actionsAvailable featuresDisplay scrollScroll the display in the virtual screen by moving the stylus.Allow to scroll the visible part of the emulated screen in the display to view all the content.Configuration (VT file)[VT_EMULATION]DragDisplay = YesOn-line forumOn-line help
14 Touch screen actions Available features On-line forum On-line help With the touch screen, the stylus or the fingers, it is possible to perform actionsAvailable featuresVT Function keys on screenSend an escape sequence to the Host by touching the screen.Using the stylus you can touch any "Fx“ text on the screen.(x= is the function number). i./e.: if the text reads “F4”, when touching over this text, emulator sends F4 escape sequence to Host.Configuration (VT file)[VT_EMULATION]FunctionByTap = YesOn-line forumOn-line help
15 Touch screen actions Available features On-line help On-line forum With the touch screen, the stylus or the fingers, it is possible to perform actionsAvailable featuresOn-line helpDouble TapWith a double tap on the screen, you can generate any keystroke, which also can be a function.OperationTouch two times the screen in the same place, then remove the stylus.Configuration(VT file)[VT_EMULATION]DoubleTap=\XX (key code)Example of useIt is possible to configure the “double tap” to launch the virtual keyboard (SIP Panel) on the screen.SipScanCode (Use the same code than DoubleTap – 00FF for example)It is also possible to generate:Enter (\0D)Letters / digits « ..A »On-line forum
17 Display configuration Configure it by changing the font size in the current sessionOn-line help2. See the resulting configuration in the PDAGo to configuration dialog and see the currently selected size and font.3 .Make the configuration persistentChange the configuration on the PC.The generic configuration file[DISPLAYFONT]FullName= Size=On-line helpTry the different sizes in the active sessionIn the active session, on the menu “Tools”, with “Text Size +” and “Text Size –” is possible to dynamically change the font size.On-line forum
18 Display configuration Configure it by changing the number of visible rows / columns on screenOn-line helpFont and size1. Test it in the PDAConnect emulator to Host.With the menu “Go” / “main“, go back to main menu.Go to [configure] / [Display Configuration], change the value in the combo-box, then click on [select]. 2. Make the configuration persistentConfiguration option (generic file)[DISPLAYFONT] FullName= Size=Font Example Example 1 Example 2TIPIndicator shows rows and columns following the selected configurationTry different layouts with different fonts and sizes.Warning.Prefer fixed width fonts (monospaced)On-line helpOn-line forum
20 Enter as terminator On-line help On-line help On-line forum Read a barcode, then send [ENTER]On-line helpIt is possible to add a prefix and / or a suffix in any barcode readIi is possible to add a prefix and / or a suffix to a specific barcode type (code 39, code 128).<ScanPrefix><BarcodePrefix><Code><BarcodeSuffix><ScanSuffix>Configure the suffix to be added after reading a specific barcode type.Configuration option[CODE_39][CODE_128]…Suffix=..X..Y\0DCONFIGURATION(generic file)Configure the suffix to add after the barcode read.Configuration Option[SCANNER]Suffix=\0DOn-line helpOn-line forum
21 Cleaning the barcode On-line help On-line forum Read a barcode, then replace unwanted charactersOn-line helpCONFIGURATION (Generic file)Configure the characters to be replaced in any barcode. Four replacement options.Configuration option[SCANNER]ReplaceChar1= <Out><In>OptionsThe character to suppress.The replacement character.On-line forum
23 Display translationThere are options to give back the original UNICODE displayOn-line helpExplanation:The Telnet protocol is over 7 bits (0x00-0x7F) or 8 bits (0x00-0xFF) (ASCII).The display is now in UNICODE – 16 Bits (0x0000-0xFFFF).Application UNICODE 16 BitsDisplay UNICODE16 >> 8 Conversion8 >>16 ConversionTelnet Server ASCII 8 BitsWireless Telnet VT ASCII 8 BitsTelnet protocol ASCII 8 BitsDEC_VT 3 Translators Type 0PC_LIKE 1 Translator Type 1ANSI 1 Translator Type 2ASCII Without translatorUTF-8 Without translator
24 Display translationThere are options to give back the original UNICODE displayOn-line helpExplanation:Select the translation type. You need to know how is working or configured the server, or proceed by “trial and error”. [VT_EMULATION] (VT file)TranslatorType=3 (3=ASCII, without translator) TranslatorType=0 will use translators with XltType=0 (DEC_VT) TranslatorType=1 will use translators with XltType=1 (PC_LIKE)Modify (if needed) the translation tables. For translators ‘PC_LIKE’ there is some tables that use the Microsoft “page code” for MS-DOS (437, 850, 852). The translators are files (that can be modified) downloaded with the emulator. [TRANSLATOR_3] (VT file) XltName=\Flash Disk\Fnt_PC852.cfg XltType=1 (1=PC_LIKE)Test with different TranslatorType, and for PC_LIKE with different translators: Fnt_PC437.cfg, Fnt_PC850.cfg, Fnt_PC852.cfg.On-line helpOn-line forumOn-line forumOn-line forum0=DEC_VT 3 Translators Type 01=PC_LIKE 1 Translator Type 12=ANSI 1 Translator Type 23=ASCII Without translator4=UTF-8 Without translator
25 Advanced configuration Avoid end of sessionEditing barcode readsConnecting a serial scannerTerminal type
26 How-to avoid end of session? PDA configuration There is an option to simulate a dialogueExplanation:1. Some host poll the connected devices.2. If the PDA is off (power off) it can’t respond to Host.3. On non response, the server will disconnect the client.PDA CONFIGURATION(Generic file)[TELNET]DoTcpAlive = YESIt is possible to set the PDA to perform a periodic “ping” with the host to avoid end of session.On-line help
27 Editing barcode reads On-line help On-line forum Barcode reads can be modified by an edit processing before sending them to input fields.How does it work?1. Evaluate processing conditions.2. Filter the reading to keep or suppress characters.3. Add characters.TIP! -> What can you do?Process following read lengthProcess following barcode typeFilter to suppress or keep:Ex: (NNYYYYNNYYYN) Y=keep the char. N=Suppress the char.Add characters:Ex: (****013****)*=Keep the char NNN=Adds a char.Configuration (generic file)[BC_EDIT_X]On=<Yes/No>On-line helpOn-line forum
28 Connecting a serial scanner Configuration options to connect a serial scannerOn-line helpCONFIGURATION(generic file)Configuration option[SCANSERIAL]On=<Yes/No/OnOff>Remind to configure a suffix (terminator) in the serial scanner to perform the code transmission.TIP!3 powerful optionsWakeUpRestart connection at PDA wake-up.RestartBtnShows ComKbd button. Close and reopen the COMX: port by a click (useful for Bluetooth ports).RestartKeyKey to restart (close and open) the COMx: port.
29 Terminal type On-line forum Options to negotiate the terminal type On-line helpExplanation:The terminal type is sent to Host by emulator (TTypePreferred)The Host can modify it (TTypeSelByHost).The applications may check the terminal type (UNIX / LINUX- $TERM)The emulator can send a user defined terminal type (TTypeName)CONFIGURATION(generic file)Option to configure[SESSION_X] TTypeSelByHost=Yes TTypePreferred= 3 (VT220) TTypeName=TIP! -> Has the host changed the terminal type?Current emulation is displayed in the session bar.On-line forum