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2D barcodes like QR Codes, DataMatrix, PDF417

2D codes are able to encode hundreds of bytes. The most common symbologies are QR-Code, DataMatrix (ECC200) and PDF417.
Linear barcodes (1D codes) are usually used in logistics and industry for serial numbers, product IDs, etc.
EAN and UPC bar-codes are used in retail point of sale for product identification. The composite barcodes hold additional data.
QR-Code and DataMatrix can be used to encode URLs and phone numbers. Read the generated codes with your smartphone!
GS1-DataBar is intended for trade item identification and retail point of sale (POS) applications.
ISBN, ISSN and ISMN barcodes are used to identify books, periodicals and media.
Postal bar codes are used by postal service providers in several countries to optimize mail delivery.
2D codes are used to encode contact data for business cards. MeCard and vCard barcode formats are supported.
These 2D codes encode event data. When scanned with a smartphone like iPhone or Android an appointment is created.
This code is used to configure Wi-Fi settings for Android devices. The current version of ZXing is able to scan it.

Linear Barcodes, 2D Codes, GS1 DataBar, Postal Barcodes and many more!

This online barcode generator demonstrates the capabilities and simplifies the creation of barcodes in your applications, for example in C # .NET, VB .NET, Microsoft® ASP.NET, ASP, PHP, Delphi and many other programming languages. You can test this online barcode generator without installing additional software. On this page you can generate such barcodes as EAN, UPC, GS1 DataBar, Code-128, QR Code, Data Matrix, PDF417, Postal Barcodes, ISBN and many others.

2D barcodes (QR Codes, DataMatrix, PDF417) can encode hundreds of bytes of information.

How to use the barcode generator:

  1. See information on possible barcodes below on the page.
  2. Enter the numbers or letters you want to encode.
  3. Select barcode image type [ ? ].
  4. Select the image width.
  5. Select image rotation.
  6. Enter the font color.
  7. Enter the background color.
  8. Select the type of image extension.
  9. Click [CREATE].
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Barcode generated by

Code Format: QRCode
Width: Fit
Rotation (°): 0 °
Font color: # 000000
Background Color: #FFFFFF
Image Format: PNG

Possible 2D image codes

QRCode, DataMatrix, Aztec, CodablockF, MaxiCode, MicroPDF417, PDF417, MicroQR

The most common symbologies are QR-Code, DataMatrix (ECC200) and PDF417.

QRCode QRCode Encodes alphanumeric data (Latin-1, Kanji) and Bytes
DataMatrix DataMatrix Encodes alphanumeric characters (Latin-1) and Bytes
Aztec Aztec Encodes alphanumeric data (ISO8859-1) and Bytes
Codablockf CodablockF Encodes ASCII [0..127] + ISO8854-1
Maxicode MaxiCode Encodes alphanumeric data (USPS specific)
MicroPDF417 MicroPDF417 Encodes alphanum. and / or bytes
PDF417 PDF417 Encodes alphanumeric data (ASCII / Ext.ASCII) and Bytes
Microqr MicroQR Encodes alphanumeric data (Latin-1, Kanji)