XB-6255M User Guide

XB-6255M reads 1D and 2D barcodes. It is equipped with auto-sense capability and comes with a stand.

User Manual: Please download the XB-6255M User Manual for the configuration barcodes. A copy of the User Manual is in the barcode scanner box.


  1. XB-6255M connects to computer by USB cable.
  2. Take out the device cable from the barcode scanner box.
  3. Insert one end of the device cable into the “Interface” opening at the base of the barcode scanner. 
  4. To remove the cable, insert a paper clip through the “Paper Clip Socket” and pull out the cable.
  5. Connect the other end of the device cable to the USB port of the computer.
  6. The computer should detect the barcode scanner.
  7. Open Notepad and click on a new document.
  8. The barcode scanner acts like a keyboard. Scanned barcodes will appear where the cursor is placed.
  9. Press the trigger of the barcode scanner to manually scan a barcode and the barcode scanned will appear in the document.
  10. Auto mode: Place a barcode (eg. NRIC) near the barcode scanner and the barcode scanner will auto scan the barcode and the scanned barcode will appear in Notepad.
  11. Manual mode: Press the trigger of the barcode scanner to scan the barcode. 

XB-6255M has three scan modes.

  1. Manual: Scan when trigger is pressed. 
  2. Continuous: Scan continuously.
  3. Auto-sense (default): Auto detect barcode and scan. 
Scan the respective QR code to change scan mode.


Scan the respective configuration barcode to stop double scanning of same barcode within an interval 

  • 500ms
  • 1,000ms

Scan the configuration barcode to control illumination (white light)

  • No illumination
  • Default illumination