Key Features Of Accu Chek Smart
Accu-Chek Smart Pix
provides 'state-of-the-art' connectivity for Accu-Chek devices, by using industry
standard connectivity (USB) and file formats (HTML, XML, BMP, PNG, etc.)
When connected to a PC, Accu-Chek Smart Pix is recognized by the computer as a
mass storage device (MSD) i.e. a drive with removable disk (similar to a USB memory
stick). All information from the uploaded devices, but also the elements needed
for the user interface appear as files on this drive and are not transferred to
the hard disk of the computer.
Accu-Chek Smart Pix is recognized in addition
by the computer as a human interface device (HID), similar to a mouse or keyboard.
This functionality is currently not used, but will be used as connectivity platform
for future PC applications.
Accu-Chek Smart Pix connects via a USB cable
to a PC, therefore a free USB port is needed.
There is no need for batteries;
power to Accu-Chek Smart Pix is provided via the USB port.
The PC's operating
system must provide full USB support; therefore Microsoft Windows 2000 (Service
Pack 4) or Microsoft XP (Home or Professional) must be used. Older operating systems
do not provide the needed USB support.
For accessing the user interface
of Accu-Chek Smart Pix an Internet browser must be installed (e.g. Microsoft Internet
Explorer 5.x and later, Firefox 1.x and later, Opera 8.x and later).
The user interface of the Accu-Chek Smart Pix system is optimized for a screen
resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels; the monitor must be set to that resolution or
Accu-Chek Smart Pix can be used with the following Accu-Chek
Accu-Chek Compact Plus
Accu-Chek D-Tron Insulin Pump
Here's what you need for Accu-Chek Smart Pix
A PC with a free USB port
Operating system: Microsoft Windows
2000 or above
An installed internet browser (although an internet
connection is not required)
A monitor set to a screen resolution
of 1024x768 or higher
A printer connected to a PC (if you wish to