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Barcode Formats

Various barcode formats
  • Barcode Formats

    There are many different formats available each with its own common use cases, pros and cons. 2D Barcode Formats 1D...
  • ITF-14 Barcode

    A 1D used on product packaging. Example External Resources ITF-14 – Wikipedia
  • PDF417 Barcode

    A stacked 1D used in transportation, identity management and inventory systems. Example External Resources PDF417 – Wikipedia
  • Code 93 Barcode

    A 1D ; not commonly used. Example External Resources Code 93 – Wikipedia
  • EAN-8 Barcode

    A 1D used in retail labeling. A shorter version of the . Example External Resources EAN-8 – Wikipedia
  • EAN-13 Barcode

    A 1D used in retail labeling. Example External Resources International Article Number – EAN-13 – Wikipedia
  • Aztec Barcode

    A 2D ; not commonly used. Does not require quiet space like a . Example External Resources Aztec Code –...
  • Code 128 Barcode

    A Code 128 barcode is a popular 1d used to represent short alphanumeric and numeric text in ASCII format. Example...
  • Code 39 Barcode

    A 1D ; not commonly used. Example External Resources Code 39 – Wikipedia
  • UPC

    A common 1D used in retail product labeling for checkout. Multiple sub-formats exist for various purposes. Example External Resources Universal...
  • Data Matrix

    A two-dimensional that efficiently stores alphanumeric characters. Data Matrix barcodes are often used for industrial applications because of their small...
  • QR Code

    A two-dimensional that efficiently stores alphanumeric characters; often a url. QR codes are often used for consumer applications as they...