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MAGTEK – Windows XP and Vista

USB MAGTEK using GolfNow OPOS for Windows XP (32-bit) and Windows Vista (32-bit)


Click Here To Download The USB MagTek Installation Package.

MAGTEK Installation

  1. Make sure the USB MAGTEK is not plugged into the computer.
  2. Download and Extract the Installation Package from above to the Desktop.
  3. Open the USB MAGTEK Install folder.
  4. Open the Port Config folder.
  5. Open the Win2KXP folder.
  6. Right click on MTHIDSR.inf file and select Install.
    NOTE: If you right click on MTHIDSR.inf and there is no option for Install then the files are not extracted as specified in step 2.
  7. Double click MTHIDCFG.exe
    NOTE: If using Windows Vista with User Account Control turned on, you will need to right-click on this file and select Run As Administrator
  8. Select “COM9” from the HID Swipe Reader drop down box,
  9. Click OK

Configuring GolfNow Reservations

  1. Log in to GolfNow Reservations.
  2. Click Setup.
  3. Click Hardware.
  4. Below setup click MSR
  5. From Device drop-down select MAGTEK
  6. Click OK
  7. Before using the reader, you’ll need to close the software and log back in so it can claim the device.
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