bar code scanner

previous topic · next topic
Dgab

Joined: May 12
Posts: 1

      quote  
Posted: 13 Feb 2013, 08:21
I recently got a new smart phone-Samsung Galaxy Stellar. The barcode scanner does not work on this phone. It used to work on my previous phone. Not sure if it is new phone not being able to use the app or if there is trouble with the app for all.

Is anyone else having problems with scanner?
Mynewhope

Joined: Feb 13
Posts: 8

      quote  
Posted: 13 Feb 2013, 09:10
Mine has never worked ...dont know why ... just doesnt ...
msawyer13

Joined: May 10
Posts: 126

      quote  
Posted: 13 Feb 2013, 10:39
I believe, although I could be wrong, you need to install a bar-code scanner app for it to work in the FS app. The FS app will leverage the barcode scanner app to read the barcode, then look in up in the FS database.

I recommend ShopSavvy Barcode Scanner, because the permissions to access your personal data are more friendly (ie it can't access your contacts, etc) than many others I've seen.

Try installing that and see if it fixed your problem.
Wyattj99

Joined: Jul 12
Posts: 213

      quote  
Posted: 13 Feb 2013, 11:49
Thank you for this question and the answer from msawyer Smile
1st Goal: 150 lbs
2nd Goal: 135 lbs
3rd Goal: 125 lbs


Jamie
rob8647

Joined: Jan 12
Posts: 1

      quote  
Posted: 01 May 2013, 04:22
I have an xperia Z and am having the same problem, i have installed a third party barcode scanner but it is still not workign and freeing the app.
arronlee

Joined: Apr 13
Posts: 10

      quote  
Posted: 07 May 2014, 01:54
Hi, Rob8647.
I wonder which kind of 3rd party barcode scanner have you installed? Whether the
barcode scanner I am testing these days can work as well as yours or not? Any ideas? Thanks in advance.



Best regards,
Arron
lucy313

Joined: Dec 13
Posts: 12

      quote  
Posted: 18 May 2014, 21:03
arronlee wrote:
Hi, Rob8647.
I wonder which kind of 3rd party barcode scanner have you installed? Whether the
barcode scanner I am testing these days can work as well as yours or not? Any ideas? Thanks in advance.



Best regards,
Arron

that's need to try !



Forum Search
Advanced forum search



Latest Posts

What does (*only some food) mean?
On the food entry page on the bottom (Day Summary:) you have to click this is exactly what I ate.
by RoseTampa on 28 May 17 09:05 PM
Is it possible to export "My Weight History" to Excel/CSV?
Also for future readers of this on-going thread: You can export to Excel, if you're a bit computer savvy. Briefly, for Excel2003 (other versions may vary): - Go to your My Weight History page on ...
by fatboy99 on 28 May 17 02:40 PM
Changing tablet
I'm thinking of changing my tablet from my Android tablet to a Windows 10 tablet. Can I take my fatsecrets app from my Android tablet to a Windows 10 tablet and keep all my information if so how do ...
by John Tutin on 27 May 17 03:52 AM
Copy past menu
Hello yaroslavasg, This is what I do, to keep from having to add each ingredient everytime I want to do what you are asking.. When you are on your "My Food Diary" page on the lower right of ...
by Dennis58 on 26 May 17 07:47 AM
IOS app linking to Health kit
This would be a great product enhancement. I am trying to decide between MFP and FatSecret. The seamless integration of activity from AppleHealth would make me a convert in a heartbeat. Many thanks for ...
by barryswest on 25 May 17 08:32 AM