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Cherry USB Keyboard Setup

Windward Instructions for Cherry USB keyboards. This document courtesy of Cherry Support. For PS/2 Cherry settings please refer to Cherry PS-2 Keyboard configuration.

  1. Open Cherry Tools Designer
  2. Choose “Modify Active Configuration”
  3. Select the Magnetic Card tab
  4. Select Track 1
  5. Make sure the Track 1 Header and Terminator are enabled
  6. Click on Edit or Create for the Track 1 Header
  7. Put a checkmark in the “Show Upcode” box
  8. Hold down the Shift key then press and release the % (5)key and then release the Shift key
  9. You should see the following in the text box: Shift 5 ^5 ^Shift
  10. Click the OK button
  11. Click on Edit or Create for the Track 1 Terminator
  12. Put a checkmark in the “Show Upcode” box
  13. Hold down the Shift key then press and release the ? (/) key then release the Shift key
  14. You should see the following in the text box: Shift / ^/ ^Shift
  15. Click the OK button
  16. Select Track 2
  17. Make sure the Track 2 Header and Terminator are enabled
  18. Click on Edit or Create for the Track 2 Header
  19. Put a checkmark in the “Show Upcode” box
  20. Press and release the ; key
  21. You should see the following in the text box: ; ^ ;
  22. Click the OK button
  23. Click on Edit or Create for the Track 2 Terminator
  24. Put a checkmark in the “Show Upcode” box
  25. Hold down the Shift key then press and release the ? (/) key then release the Shift key then press and release the Enter key that is above the Shift key
  26. You should see the following in the text box: Shift / ^/ ^Shift ¿ ^ ¿
  27. Click the OK button
  28. Click on Download or Activate in the toolbar

See also credit_card_swipe_format

faq/card-swipe.txt · Last modified: 2007/11/08 15:27 by craig