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MK2000 MicroKiosk for Windows CE.NET 4.2


The MK2000 MicroKiosk for Windows CE.NET 4.2 allows retail consumers to verify prices on bar coded merchandise and obtain up-to-the-minute information on in-store promotions for seasonal sales and upcoming events. The touch screen and programmable function buttons enhance in-store applications and allow customer interaction. There are currently two MK2000 configurations:

  • MK2000-1310-01 for Wired Ethernet connectivity only.
  • MK2046 for Wireless 11Mbps radio connectivity only. There is no Ethernet support/chip present on wireless devices.

This OS can be used to upgrade an MK20xx from Windows CE.NET 4.1 to Windows CE.NET 4.2 or to re-install Windows CE.NET on an MK20xx.

Install Prerequisites


  • CF card or PC card with the appropriate upgrade files.
  • ESD mat and equipment required to properly ground the operator.

Software available on Developer Zone:

  • Command file for the MK2000: CF_MK2000_XXX.mcf and PC_MK2000_XXX.mcf
  • Command file for the MK2046: CF_MK2046_XXX.mcf and PC_MK2046_XXX.mcf
  • Partition files:
    • Monitor file: 20xxc42Monxxxxxxxx.bgz
    • Platform file: 20xxc42Plat64Mxxx.hex
    • Partition Table file: 20xxc42Pt64Mxxx.hex
    • Splash Screen file: 20xxc42cSplxxx.hex.

OS Software (Upgrade fee required)
  • OS file: 20xxc42OSxxxxxx.bgz

Installation Instructions
For detailed OS upgrade instructions, go to: for the latest MK2000 MicroKiosk for CE.NET 4.2 Product Reference Guide, part number 72-80663-xx.

MK2000 MicroKiosk for Windows CE NET 4.2 Information

Filename: 20xxc42OSxxxxxx.bgz
Format: .bgz
File size: 13.5 Mb
Release date: January 2006

Part Number: SWE-80550-01

Number of licenses: 1

This product is not available for purchase through the Software Technology Center. Please contact your Symbol Sales Representative.