Read barcodes from mobile camera vs. scanned documents

Before v4.2, Dynamsoft Barcode Reader SDK has been focusing on barcode detection on scanned documents. In version 4.2, the mobile edition was introduced with some optimization implemented to better support barcode scanning from iOS and Android phones. In this article, let’s go through differences on barcodes scanning from mobile cameras and scanned documents. Image tilt and distortion…

Dynamsoft Barcode Reader 4.1 Released!

We are pleased to announce that version 4.1 is now available! Highlights of the new version: NEW [Windows Edition] Added support for PHP. Added new APIs DecodeStream, DecodeStreamRect, DecodeBase64String and DecodeBase64StringRect for C, C++ dll. [Windows Edition] Added new APIs DecodeStream, DecodeStreamRect, DecodeBase64String and DecodeBase64StringRect for ActiveX/COM, .Net dll. IMPROVED & FIXED Improved positioning algorithm…

The Comprehensive Guide to 1D and 2D Barcodes

barcode recognition

The use of barcode technology has proven itself for decades to be a great way to conduct and manage data entry, information tracking, for improving operational efficiency and reducing clerical and data errors. As a result, more and more applications and systems managers seek to use barcodes. However, once you head into choosing a barcode,…

Dynamsoft Barcode Reader 4.0 Linux Pre-alpha Edition Released!

We are pleased to announce that version 4.0 Linux Pre-alpha edition is now available! It is confirmed to be working on Ubuntu14.04. Highlights of the new version: One edition available: Linux Pre-alpha Edition: provides C and C++ APIs Supported barcode types in this edition: 1D barcodes: Code39   Code93   Code128   Codabar   ITF   EAN13   EAN8   UPCA   UPCE   INDUSTRIAL…

Improve the Barcode Recognition Speed of Your Application

As a software developer, there might be times that your project or application has a need to read barcodes. Before you jump into a barcode reading SDK, you need to figure out quite a few things. A top item will no doubt be to improve barcode recognition accuracy. Also at the top of your list…