Becoming familiar with the features of the MS860i will help when operating the
scanner. The following illustration and list explain the pertinent parts.
1Touch Plate When a specified time has elapsed without any
scanning, the unit will enter a “standby” mode.
Touching the touch plate arrow on the top cover
will reactivate the scanner.
2Green and Red LEDs When the green LED is on, this indicates the
unit is receiving power and the laser is on.
When the red LED flashes on, the scanner has
read a bar code successfully. When the red light
turns off, communication to the host is
3Scanner Window This aperture emits laser light.
4Head Cable This cable can be connected directly to the host
device or to a communication cable.