05929418 is referenced by 274 patents and cites 5 patents.

An optical reading apparatus which is adapted to operate in the manner indicated by the enabled ones of the parameters stored in a parameter table. A processor stores at least a menuing program and a decoding program. If the apparatus decodes a symbol in accordance with the parameter table and determines that it is a menu symbol, the menuing program is invoked to execute at least one of a change in the parameter table and the performance of a menu symbol specified task. If the apparatus decodes a symbol in accordance with the parameter table and determines that it is a data symbol, the data is output in the manner indicated by the parameter table.

Title
Optical reader having improved menuing features
Application Number
371037
Publication Number
5929418
Application Date
September 3, 1996
Publication Date
July 27, 1999
Inventor
Robert M Hussey
Liverpool
NY, US
Andrew Longacre Jr
Skaneateles
NY, US
Thomas J Koziol
Camillus
NY, US
Michael A Ehrhart
Liverpool
NY, US
Agent
Wall Marjama Bilinski & Burr
Assignee
Welch Allyn
NY, US
IPC
G06K 07/10
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