Follow the steps below to set up your Socket Mobile Scanner for your Hubtel POS for the first time. this process is a one time process to activate your device.

  1. Press and hold the small power button until the LED turns blue, and beeps twice (it will beep low and then high). 

 

2. Your Socket barcode scanner is now powered on. For use with Hubtel POS, you'll need to set the scanner to Application mode. 

3. To enable Application mode, Select Barcode Scanner on the settings page of the App

 4. On the next page, tap  Activate Scanner and follow through instructions 1-5. Close the instructions page when completed to take you back to the Settings page. 

5. Select the second option Pair & Connect scanner, this will take you to the bluetooth settings on your device.

6.  Make sure the Bluetooth on your device is turned on and also the barcode scanner is on and in pairing mode ( Press and hold the small power button until the LED turns blue, and beeps twice). 

7.  Once the scanner is discovered, you should see the name Socket CHS as part of the pair-able devices. Select the Socket CHS  to connect.

8.  Your scanner should now be all set up and ready to go. To test that it is working correctly, open the Hubtel POS app and scan an item barcode that has already been added as part of your inventory. Scanning one of these items should automatically add it to your cart.

For subsequent connections

  1. Select Barcode Scanner on the settings page of the App
  2. Select the second option Pair & Connect scanner, this will take you to the bluetooth settings on your device.
  3. Make sure the Bluetooth on your device is turned on and also the barcode scanner is on and in pairing mode ( Press and hold the small power button until the LED turns blue, and beeps twice).
  4.  Once the scanner is discovered, you should see the name Socket CHS as part of the pair-able devices. Select the Socket CHS  to connect.
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