Dynamsoft Barcode Reader .NET API

Instantly embed barcode reading functionality

Dynamsoft Barcode Reader SDK Windows Edition provides four APIs: C, C++, ActiveX/COM and .NET, you can almost instantly embed barcode reading functionality in your .NET desktop or web applications using C# or VB.NET.

Microsoft .NET Framework Support

  • NET Framework 2.0 and above
  • Supports .NET 32 and 64 bit

Barcode Symbologies Support

Both Linear and 2D bar code types are supported:

Linear Barcode Types

Include Code 39, Code 93, Code 128, Codabar, Interleaved 2 of 5, EAN-8, EAN-13, UPC-A, UPC-E, Industrial 2 of 5

2d Barcodes

QR code, Datamatrix and PDF417 recognition are supported.

Get started in minutes

Before going any further, you may play with the barcode demo first. It supports reading barcode from images (PNG, Tiff, JPEG, BMP and more) and PDF files.

You can try our online demo on the desktop web browsers.

Barcode Recognition in an ASP.NET Web Application

Dynamsoft's Barcode Reader SDK provides .NET API which enables you to easily simulate a server-side barcode scanner in your ASP.NET web applications.

Barcode Recognition in a WinForms Application

This video demonstrates how to use the .NET barcode reading API to quickly build a WinForms Application for 1D and 2D barcode recognition.