Cherry G80-1502 at the Serial Port

Connecting the keyboard

Connect the keyboard to both the PS/2 port and the serial port of the thin client.

Firmware version 1.19 of the keyboard must be present and the keyboard must be in mode S1. Refer to http://www.cherry.de/files/manual/Cherry_G80-1502_mit_eGK.pdf.

Functionality

Software:

Cherry eHealth eGK/KVK software

Client/server connection:

COM port mapping

Configuring the thin client

In IGEL Setup, add the COM port device to which the keyboard is connected:

  1. Click Sessions > RDP > RDP Global > Mapping > COM Ports
    or
    Sessions > Citrix XenDesktop / XenApp > HDX / ICA Global > Mapping > COM Ports
  2. Click .
  1. Select a COM port device (COM1, COM2,... ).

Configuring the server

  1. Install the eGK-KVK software by Cherry.
    See also http://www.cherry.de/files/manual/eHealth_Client-Server_Einbindung.pdf
  2. Start the program CT-API configuration.
  3. Select the appropriate port number for the G80-1502.
Last update: July 4, 2018