Code Reader 1000

The Code Reader™ 1000 (CR1000) This product has been discontinued and replaced by the CR1100. If you have any questions please contact us for support.

This compact, cabled barcode reader that takes up limited workspace without compromising barcode reading performance – also available in an XHD (Extra High Density) version for industrial purposes. The patented dual-field optical platform of the CR1000 allows users to quickly scan both wide 1D barcodes and small dense 2D barcodes.

Brand: CODE
Categories: Barcode Scanner
Manufacturer: Code Corporation
Item Condition: NEW
Availability: In stock

Users can operate the CR1000 handheld or in-stand presentation mode, and for increased efficiency users can select continuous scan or motion detection barcode reading. For fixed mount and OEM applications, the CR1000 features threaded brass inserts for easy installation.

Featuring high speed, omnidirectional barcode reading, extremely low power consumption, and manual or automatic triggering, the CR1000 is the ideal barcode reader for high use environments and excels in reading mobile coupons, ticketing and kiosk applications.

Product Features


  • Available in light or dark gray
  • Dark Grey version uses Level 2 disinfectant-ready housing & Light Grey version uses Level 3 Codeshield Plastics
  • Efficient power consumption
  • Compatible with Code’s rapid disconnect USB and RS232 Affinity® cables
  • Customizable Driver License parsing for US, Canada and Colombia (additional license required)
  • Reads barcodes on mobile device screens
  • Manual or automatic triggering
  • Compatible with Code’s CortexTools2® software configuration utility
  • Code Complete service and extended warranty plans
  • Powerful data management capability with JavaScript
  • CortexRM® Remote Management ready
  • High speed, omnidirectional reading of all 1D, 2D, Postal barcodes.
  • Patented glare reduction technology for reading barcodes on shiny surfaces
  • Patented dual-field optics, both high density and wide field in the same unit
  • Visual, audible, and haptic indicator customization for workflow needs

Product Firmware


Looking to customize your barcode reader’s function or its data parsing ability? Is it time for a firmware update? You have landed in the right place. Just click the link option below and you will be off and running.

These customizable options, features, and updates for your Code barcode scanners are a direct result of how our engineering team listens to the ideas and needs our users have. If you don’t see an option that fits your scanning needs, we are more than happy to customize one for you.

CR1000 Firmware | Version: 1.3.5

Date: 06-25-2020
T500 Cable Firmware | Version: 5.0.4.0

Note: Download CortexTools® to download firmware and configuration files to your T500. Files within the firmware zip files should not be renamed. Save files as is. Read the Installing Firmware Instructions for more information.

T500 System Install Firmware v5.0.4.0

Date: 06-25-2020
CortexTools2 | Version: 1.4.3.18

See the readme file for information on this version

Date: 06-25-2020

Product Software


Looking to customize your barcode reader’s function or its data parsing ability? Is it time for a firmware update? You have landed in the right place. Just click the link option below and you will be off and running.

These customizable options, features, and updates for your Code barcode scanners are a direct result of how our engineering team listens to the ideas and needs our users have. If you don’t see an option that fits your scanning needs, we are more than happy to customize one for you.