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pcProx Desktop Reader for AWID Overview
*** pcProx for AWID Proximity (125kHz) Cards Only ***
The family of pcProx proximity card readers eliminates the need for manual entry providing error-free identifi cation. pcProx is compatible with over 300 million physical access proximity cards. This reader allows users to use their building access card for other forms of identification and security throughout their workplace. The plug-n-play reader comes with flash memory, allowing the user to quickly configure the output to meet the users needs.
As a card enrollment or ID badge reader/tester, the USB model emulates a keyboard and will keystroke the cards ID and/or site code to the cursors location on the screen. The reader can be configured to add keystrokes before and after the cards data.
It can be used as a standalone system, or be seamlessly integrated with other software applications using the optional SDK (software developers kit). As an integrated reader you will find applications such as PC/LAN logon, single sign-on, card enrollment, visitor management, vending, point of sale, time/attendance, user authorization, seminar, fitness or training attendance, magnetic card emulation, and more.
Easy interface: The USB model connects directly to
USB port and sends as keystrokes. The RS-232 model
connects to a standard serial PC COM port, or hardware
wedge, and sends data as ASCII. Ethernet model
emulates serial port reader and comes with software to
redirect the IP address to virtual COM port on Windows based
PCs. The CDC model emulates virtual serial device.
Compatibility: Compatible with Windows CE, 2000, XP,
Vista, Macintosh, Linux. No client side software is required.
Improves accuracy of information and productivity:
Eliminates errors associated with individual identification
Versatile mounting options: Unobtrusive design can be
placed anywhere on the desktop, or may be mounted on
monitors, time clocks, etc. using optional brackets.
Meets medical/healthcare HIPAA requirements: When
used as a log-on reader.
Typical maximum read range: 1.0” – 3.0” (2.5 – 7.6 cm)
dependent upon proximity card type and environmental
Desktop dimensions: 3.4” x 2.0” x 0.6” (8.6 x 5.0 x 1.5 cm)
or 4.2” x 2.5” x 0.8” (10.6 x 6.3 x 2.2 cm) * Denotes the
Desktop weight: 0.45 lbs (204 g)
Power supply and interface: USB self-powered;
RS-232 model; 5V supplied by PS/2 keyboard
Indicators: Tri-state LED, beeper
Transmit frequency: 125 kHz
Operating temperature range: -22° to 150°F
(-30° to 65°C)
Operating humidity range: 5% to 95% relative humidity,
Storage temperature range: -40° to 185°F (-40° to 85°C)
PC/LAN access control
Time and attendance
Form filler to existing software applications
PLC and embedded controllers