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Dear Prof Cleggsan

Can we use Wireless Technology viz Bluetooth or Wi-fi for connecting Smartphone Device to Wireless Barcode Printer ?.

Smartphone Device will detect the Barcode Printer via Wi-fi or Bluetooth. Both devices will be Wi-fi or Bluetooth enabled.

Smartphone Barcode software application will generate the Unique Barcode for the product selected and redirect the output for Barcode printing to the Wireless Barcode Printer.

Thanks & Regards,
Prashant S Akerkar

Here is just one of many apps that are floating around the Android world:

Another more commercial barcode environment:

You can google for many other solutions that are abounding from the rapid use of small hand-held computers in the firm.

Good Luck.  

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