Barcode - Error on hand held "Could not establish connection to network"

Article:TECH174883  |  Created: 2011-11-19  |  Updated: 2011-11-19  |  Article URL
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Synchronization authentication errors.

Hand held devices running the Barcoder software are not able to connect to a network.


Could not establish connection to network.


On windows mobile devices the proxy settings can revert and picks an incorrect proxy. In this case Barcode solution will not be able to connect to the Symantec server.


To solve the problem, perform the following action on the handheld device. 

  1. Click the Start button
  2. Setting > Connections > Connections >Tasks
  3. Click “Set up my proxy server”
  4. Uncheck “This network uses a proxy server to connect to the Internet” If you have no proxy server or choose a correct proxy server
  5. Click Ok
  6. Synchronize the device

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