E-Seek M280 ID Reader – Flatbed Scanner & 2D Barcode Reader (Certified Refurbished)

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Certified Refurbished

This M280 is Certified Refurbished. It has been cleaned and processed by our Customer Support team.  E-Seek’s M280 ID Scanner reads, decodes, and parses all electronic data from 2D (PD417) barcodes. It’s capable of scanning and capturing a complete image of an ID card or Driver License. Simply place the ID or license on the…

About the E-Seek M280

Ideal For Demanding Work Environments

The E-Seek M280 Flatbed ID Scanner & 2D Barcode Reader is designed especially for demanding and high volume scanning environments. With no moving parts and a durable glass surface, the E-Seek M280 the perfect solution.

Driver’s License 2D Barcode (PDF417) Reading Technology

Advanced 2D barcode reading technology provides reliable reading and decoding of government-issued ID cards. Capable of scanning and capturing a complete image of an ID card or Driver License when you place the ID on the scratch-resistant glass. The scanner instantly verifies age.

When paired with VeriScan software, the E-Seek M280 is capable of flagging IDs which possess 2D barcode anomalies.

Image Capture

With the press of a button, the E-Seek M280 captures a full-color JPEG image and sends it to the host device. Additional images can be added to a customer profile by being scanned against the flatbed surface. This is ideal for bars, nightclubs, and other industries looking to reduce chargeback fraud. 

Efficient Operation

USB output ensures efficient processing times, eliminating delays in the verification and enrollment during customer registration process. Perfect for hotel or casino loyalty enrollment when paired with our ParseLink technology. 

Affordable Business solution

The E-Seek M280 boosts security by providing means of verifying age, visitor management and check-ins for a variety of industries.

Connectivity and Data Transfer

USB interface or R-232 serial port is used for connectivity and data transfer to host device. No additional power source is required.

E-Seek M280 ID Scanner Features

  • Color Image Capture – save and store images of the ID or cropped photos from the ID
  • Functional Compatibility with M260 / M250
  • High Performance 2D (PDF417) Bar Code Reading
  • 3 Tracks Magnetic Stripe Reader
  • Easy Operation with No moving parts
  • Calibration is not required
  • Simple USB Output

Shipment Includes

  • E-Seek M280 ID Scanner
  • USB Cable
  • 1-year manufacturer’s warranty (optional 3-year extended warranty)


How it Works (Video)


Weight 0.884 lb
Dimensions 7.11″ L x 4.53″ W x 2.80″ H
Operating Systems Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 or Windows 10.
Resolution Standard 272 DPI, 892 x 564 pixel
Reading Capability 2D Barcode (PDF417), MSR (Magstripe)
Connectivity 2.0 USB
Powered USB/AC Power
Recommended Software ParseLink Autofill Software or VeriScan.

Hardware Drivers

E-Seek M280 ID Scanner Hardware Driver

E-Seek M280 ID Scanner Image Driver