Tag: barcode-recognition

  • The Comprehensive Guide to 1D and 2D Barcodes

    With so many 1D and 2D barcode types, how do you choose the right one? In this article, we give you a comprehensive guide to 1D and 2D barcodes, covering 18 major barcodes types. Collectively, they cover the bulk of application needs. For 1D barcodes, they include: UPC-A UPC-E EAN...

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  • Dynamsoft Barcode Reader SDK v7.1 is Released

    New Added automatic blurry frame filtering for the video frame decoding, reducing incorrect barcode recognition. Added three arguments for the CICM_GENERAL of ColourConversionModes to set the weights for the color conversion, providing more flexibility to deal with various kinds of backgrounds by using different weights of three colors: red, green...

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  • Newly Enhanced Dynamsoft Barcode Reader 7.0 Offers more Customization and Flexibility

    With the release of Dynamsoft Barcode Reader DBR 7.0, we are excited to introduce a number of features and enhancements that take Dynamsoft Barcode Reader to another level. In this post, we discuss these new features, how they work, and what they mean for you. More Modes, More Flexibility A...

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  • Dynamsoft Barcode Reader 6.5.2 is Released

    6.5.2 for Windows/Mobile/Linux (05/28/2019) Improvements for DBR 6.5.2 Optimized barcode reading workflow for QRCode/DataMatrix/Aztec code recognition. A QRCode/DataMatrix/Aztec barcode zone will be submitted to the deblurring process when its decoding results vary with different binarization arguments Reduced the error rate of 1D barcode recognition, giving more chances for confirmation of...

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  • What are the Best Barcode Reader SDKs?

    Looking for the best barcode reader SDK for your application, but aren’t sure how to evaluate the different options, and what considerations you should be making? You’ve come to the right place. There are more than a dozen commercial-grade barcode reader SDKs on the market and it can be time-consuming and...

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  • Dynamsoft Barcode Reader 6.5.1 is Released

    6.5.1 for Windows/Mobile/Linux (04/16/2019) New for DBR 6.5.1 [Mobile Edition only] Added a callback function for initLicenseFromServer so that developers can check if the license is active and valid [Android SDK only] Added a new method getVersion to return the version number of the Android SDK Improvements for DBR 6.5.1...

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  • Product Code Scanners for Retail

    Barcode technology has been around for decades and shows no signs of slowing as retailers continue to find new retail solutions to use barcodes. While reliable and robust, there are still many challenges to overcome, especially in retail environments. Unsuccessful barcode scans from damaged codes, or simply missing a barcode...

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  • 106% Faster - Dynamsoft Barcode Reader v6.5 JavaScript Edition

    Dynamsoft Barcode Reader v6.5 was just released. Our testing showed phenomenal improvement from the past version, which enabled a much better user experience. We reduced build time by 106% and Improved decoding time by 98%. In this article, we discuss how we achieved these results with WebAssembly optimization and codebase...

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  • Chapter 5. Developer tip: improve barcode recognition speed

    Developer Tip: Improve Barcode Recognition Speed Location The location of the barcode involves where it is physically located on a page, box or other items. It’s important to consider user scenarios because location identification can increase recognition speed. Also, you want to consider the location to ensure its placement isn’t...

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  • Dynamsoft Barcode Reader SDK v6.0 preview - revamped!

    Good News! We are expecting a major release of Dynamsoft Barcode Reader, version 6.0. In a couple of weeks, our users will be able to try the revamped algorithm and APIs. Here are some highlights for preview: Added a way to create custom barcode reading templates Global parameter: This is...

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  • 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...

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  • 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  ...

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  • Guidelines for Generating and Printing Barcodes

    Whether you are working with an inventory system, a medication administration system, or another system that uses barcodes, chances are you may on occasion encounter unreadable barcodes. Software developers certainly have levels of control over the accuracy of barcode recognition in an application. But, for end users of a barcode...

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