How to Enable QR code Scanning from Mobile Cameras in Web
You have a requirement to enable web-based barcode scanning for your mobile browsers. But, you don’t want to do it via an app since it requires extra effort for both users and developers. How do you build an online QR code scanner using mobile camera? There are mainly two ways to decode barcodes in mobile browsers:
With a web-based barcode scanner, the barcode decoding happens on the client side. As a result, uploading the video stream to the server is not necessary.
Users can access the web page via their mobile browsers, take a snapshot with the camera load an existing one, upload it to the server, and the server will decode the barcode content, and then return the decoded result.
In this post, we introduce a solution for web based barcode scanning from mobile browsers.
Read Barcodes in Web Using Mobile Cameras
- 1D Barcode
- QR Code
- Aztec Code
- More barcode types
See it in action: QR code web scanner >
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