Code grabber is a software and hardware complex designed to copy a code and then reproduce it. Code-grabber from the Latin “codice” – “code” + “grab” – “capture“, separately the term “grabber” is a slang term that IT professionals use in their practice, it means some kind of software or script, who know how to collect certain code from various types of media, files and external resources. For example, there is video capture, audio capture, link capture, text capture, contact information capture, RSS feed capture, and more.
The term “code grabber” has gained popularity due to the copying of the code keys of car alarms and other security systems.
An autocode grabber is a very compact device, often made in the form of a remote control for a car alarm, but there are many other versions. Can be tuned to certain frequencies of modern car alarms, which allows you to recognize and copy the passkey code. The copied keys are saved in the code grabber’s own memory cells with the possibility of subsequent playback at a certain point in time. Thus, an autocodgrabber can immediately become a clone of a large number of key fobs for car alarms, which is extremely necessary in dealerships, car services, for emergency evacuation and rescue services, 911 services and many others.