What is a Micro PDF417?
Based on the PDF417 barcode, the Micro PDF417 is a variable-length stacked 2D barcode symbology. It can encode a moderate amount of data in a tiny space.
A common Micro PDF417 barcode looks like this:
Difference Between Micro PDF417 and PDF417
Micro PDF417 barcode does not contain start/stop characters like the conventional PDF417 symbol. Hence, it is a more efficient representation of the PDF417 barcode.
Unlike, PDF417 codes, Micro PDF417 barcodes may only be printed in specifically defined combinations of columns, rows, and error correction codewords, to four data columns by 44 rows at the most.
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