06149063 is referenced by 197 patents and cites 14 patents.

A wireless network having a base station adapted for wireless communications, a wireless bar code scanner and a network ID label having a bar code symbol printed thereon. The bar code symbol includes encoded information pertaining to the base station. A wireless bar code scanner is adapted to scan and decode the network ID label. The wireless bar code scanner initiates a communications link with the base station utilizing information from the decoded network ID label. The wireless bar code scanner includes a light source for illuminating a printed bar code symbol, an electro-optical element for imaging the printed bar code symbol, a decoder for decoding the imaged printed bar code symbol into an alphanumeric string, and an input/output device for conducting wireless communications with the base station.

Title
Method and apparatus for bar code association for wireless network
Application Number
9/152996
Publication Number
6149063
Application Date
September 14, 1998
Publication Date
November 21, 2000
Inventor
Stephen W Burnett
Bedford
NH, US
Andrew Edward Reynolds
Bothell
WA, US
Agent
O Melveny & Myers
Assignee
Intermec IP
CA, US
IPC
G06K 7/10
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