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With BALTECH SDK, we provide a set of libraries for easy control of BALTECH readers via a host application. It's based on BALTECH Reader Protocol (BRP).

Download it

The SDK is available for download here for Windows (32 and 64 bit), macOS, and Linux.
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Get it up and running

To get started quickly, follow these 3 steps:

  1. Try the app notes
  2. Integrate the SDK into your application
  3. Set up a protocol stack

For an overview of the SDK directory structure, click here.

Reference manuals

There are 2 reference manuals describing the available commands:

Which commands do I need?

This depends on how you want to operate the reader. If you don't know your operation mode yet, we highly recommend our Developer's Intro: Here, you'll find the right operation mode for your requirements and a tailor-made workflow to follow.