Barcode and QR code generator

Category: Modules
Subcategory: Import/Export

Overview

Allows server side creation of barcodes (and QR) as a System.Image (PNG) so it can be embedded in pages and reports. It is based on the ZXing library.

Documentation

Description

This module leverages https://github.com/zxing/zxing to generate barcodes based on a string.

It includes a test interface to preview outcomes.

 

Typical usage scenario

To generate a barcode or QR code based on a string and dimensions.

Features and limitations

  • Generate a barcode.
  • Generate a QR code.

Limitations

  • It is based on the ZXing library, which has a limited set of encoders available for barcodes.

Dependencies

None.

Installation

  • Add the module to your project.
  • If you want to experiment with outcomes, attach the Tests snippet to your flow.

 Configuration

The module consist of 1 action which requires a System.Image (create your own specialization), a string input and dimensions. The barcode will be generated in the supplied System.Image.

 

Releases

Version: 1.0.0
Framework Version: 8.12.5
Release Notes: First release.