Helpful Information

Bluetooth, Helpful Information, Rugged Handhelds

How to Connect a Bluetooth Device to Your Handheld

How to Connect a Bluetooth Device to Your Handheld

Need to connect your Juniper Systems’ handheld with a Bluetooth® device? In this post, we’ve got you covered. Most of our customers using Bluetooth are pairing devices that use a Bluetooth Serial Port Profile (SPP), which includes GPS receivers, some barcode/RFID scanners, and laser range finders. We’ll start with that. […]

March 18, 2015 ×

Allegro 2, Archer 2, Battery/Power, Handheld Docks, Helpful Information

To Dock or Not to Dock

To Dock or Not to Dock

We’re happy to announce that our long-anticipated A2 Single Ethernet Dock is now available. We designed and built this dock in response to customer requests, as a convenient means of charging a handheld, as well as syncing data with a PC or a network. The dock comes with an adapter […]

October 27, 2014 ×

Customer Service, Data Collection Software, GPS Technology, Helpful Information

Windows Mobile/WEHH Memory Usage Trick on ArcPad

Windows Mobile/WEHH Memory Usage Trick on ArcPad

One thing you may have found while using Windows Mobile or Windows Embedded Handheld is that the operating system has a 32 MB limit on RAM memory used per process. In Esri®’s ArcPad field mapping software, this means that any process such as panning/zooming, mapping, opening/closing layers, etc. is limited […]

May 2, 2014 ×

Archer 2, Data Collection Software, GPS Technology, Helpful Information

JSNav: An Easy-to-Use GNSS App

JSNav: An Easy-to-Use GNSS App

The Archer 2 comes with a new, easy-to-use GNSS app called JSNav, which replaces the older GPS Compass app and includes additional functionality and features. While most of our customers use third-party software to collect their data, JSNav is useful because it gives users a feel for the Archer 2’s […]

April 22, 2014 ×

Archer 2, GPS Technology, Helpful Information, Rugged Handhelds

GNSS Receivers: This One Trick Will Make All the Difference

GNSS Receivers: This One Trick Will Make All the Difference

If you’ve ever worked with GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite System) receivers, then you know that not all receivers are created equal. GNSS receivers can vary greatly both in terms of accuracy, as well as reliability. Check out these images for instance:

April 16, 2014 ×

Archer 2, Helpful Information, Industry Happenings, Rugged Handhelds

Resistive vs. Capacitive Touchscreens

Resistive vs. Capacitive Touchscreens

You may have wondered before what the difference is between a resistive and a capacitive touchscreen. And you may have questioned which one is best for your situation. Chances are, you have experienced both resistive and capacitive technology, but you may not have known what they were called, or considered […]

March 28, 2014 ×

Archer 2, Helpful Information, Operating Systems

New Touchscreen App to Optimize Performance

New Touchscreen App to Optimize Performance

The new Archer 2™ OS version 1.3.5 contains a new app designed to optimize the Archer 2’s touchscreen performance for each user’s individual situation. Simply called Touch, this app allows you to select the setting that best matches the way in which you are interacting with the Archer 2’s touchscreen. […]

March 19, 2014 ×