The M-11 is an omni-directional scanner for on top of the counter as built-in. This scanner comes with high performance 2D CMOS Imager along with a well thought out design. The M-11 can be used as built in scanner in parking areas or as a stationary scanner on the counter in retail. Because the M-11 can be embedded into your built in scanning solution, the M-11 is perfectly suited for scanning passports and ID as well. Of course these are just examples as the M-11 can bring a scanning solution to any business.

The M-11 is an omni-directional presentation scanner, which means the scanner will scan the product or ticket from any direction. This enables an easy and efficient transaction, because the barcodes are scanned whichever way you hold them in front of the scanner.


The M-11 comes with the following features:

Default Command Codes

Scan either barcode below to change the interface mode


Interface Modes

USB-HID Keyboard Emulation

This will be the most convenient interface for you to use as it doesn't require the use of special drivers or software. You can simply place your cursor where you want the barcode data to go, point, and scan.

To use this interface click on Interface Mode: and scan the USB-HID barcode to configure the M-11 in USB-HID keyboard mode.

USB-VCP Serial Port Emulation

If your software requires the use of a serial port to transmit and receive data, then you must choose this mode if you own a M-11. First, download and install our USB Drivers, then click on Interface Mode: and scan the USB-VCP barcode to configure the M-11 in USB-VCP mode. After this, your PC will automatically detect that the M-11 is connected in Serial Port mode and will install the correct drivers.

Configure the Scanner

The output of this barcode reader can be modified in several different manners. Using several different tools. The following tools are available for you to use in configuring your scanner. Please submit a ticket above for assistance from Opticon's Technical Support Team.

Universal Menu Book

The Universal Menu Book (UMB) is a PDF document that enabled you to change the most commonly changed settings on Opticon's scanners. The UMB also contains information about what the various settings do when they are enabled. The UMB covers the following topics.


Opticonfigure serves primarily as a an online searchable Universal Menu Book (UMB), however it does have some notable differences. Opticonfigure is updated more frequently than the UMB. Opticonfigure also contains some menu options that were excluded from the UMB for the sake of brevity. Although more inclusive, Opticonfigure doesn't do as good of presenting information in an organized and comprehensible manner as the UMB does. Opticonfigure allows you to: Create and print custom configuration sheets. Create custom configuration sheets and save them as PDF files. Create custom configurations and export OCG files.


Notice: The downloading and use of any Opticon software implies consent with Opticon's End User License Agreement.


Document Description Version Download
Leaflet The leaflet provides basic technical information about the M-11 Download
Universal Menu Book The Universal Menu Book is a document containing instructions and configuration options for the majority of Opticon's products. Support of the commands in this manual is product specific. A must read for System Integrators. In effect this is the User Manual for all of Opticon's products that do not have a User Manual of their own and a supplement to all others. December 2009 Download


Software Description Version Download
Universal Config Tool 2D Modern PC Application for use with 2D imager modules & scanner products 2.20 Download


Drivers Description Version Download
All-In-One PC Drivers USB-to-serial drivers installer package for 32 and 64-bit versions of Windows XP (32-bit only), Vista 7, 8, 8.1 and 10. This package contains four drivers. The first and fourth drivers are for the Opticon cradles. The second driver is for the OPN200x scanners along with many other Opticon products. The third driver is an ATEN driver for a popular RS232 <-> USB-VCP adapter. You can choose any of the drivers to install on the first screen of the installer program. *Note: Opticon USB Drivers may not install or operate correctly if FIPS (Federal Information Processing Standards) is enabled on your host computer* 1.615 Download