Barcode read failed. Result: A0000023

This error is caused by an application on the handheld named DataWedge. To disable it, please follow the steps below:

  • Open the Start Menu on the handheld
  • Select Settings
  • Select System
  • Select DataWedge
  • In the "Running" section, flip the toggle to 'No'.

Once this is done, you should no longer receive the "Barcode read failed. Result: A0000023" error.


If DataWedge is not located there, it is likely located in the StartUp folder on the device and will need to be removed.

To do this:

  • Go to Start
  • Go to File Explorer
  • Go to Windows
  • Go to Startup
  • Deleted DataWedge.

Once this is done, restart the device.


Tags: Data, Wedge, 23, A23, A0000023, DataWedge

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