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Cordova Barcode Scanner Plugin

Mobile Data Capture for Cordova

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Add a Cordova Barcode Scanner plugin to your mobile app in no time

Integrating the Cordova Barcode Scanner SDK into your app takes just one day with our customizable ready-to-use UI components. Empower your mobile app to extract data from all standard 1D and 2D barcode formats with GDPR- and CCPA compliant software components. Reliable detection within 0.2 seconds, even with damaged codes, under bad lighting conditions, or from poor angles.

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All common formats

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Scan multiple codes

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1-day integration

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Fast & reliable

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Getting Started with Scanbot Cordova Barcode Scanner

Scanbot Cordova Barcode Scanner SDK is available as an npm package. You can easily integrate Scanbot Cordova Barcode Scanner in your app:

var result = await
ScanbotBarcodeSdk.startBarcodeScanner(configuration);

You can configure the 1D and 2D barcode types that you want to recognize:

var configuration: BarcodeScannerConfiguration = {
  barcodeFormats: [
    'AZTEC',
    'CODABAR',
    'CODE_39',
    'CODE_93',
    'CODE_128',
    'DATA_MATRIX',
    'EAN_8',
    'EAN_13',
    'ITF',
    'MAXICODE',
    'PDF_417',
    'QR_CODE',
    'RSS_14',
    'RSS_EXPANDED',
    'UPC_A',
    'UPC_E',
    'UPC_EAN_EXTENSION',
    'MSI_PLESSEY',
  ],
};

Also, you can customize the UI style of your Cordova Barcode Scanner:

var configuration: BarcodeScannerConfiguration = {
  ...
  finderLineColor: '#ff0000',
  topBarBackgroundColor: '#00ff00',
  cancelButtonTitle: 'Cancel',
  finderTextHint: 'Custom hint text...',
  finderAspectRatio: { width: 300, height: 200 },
  finderLineWidth: 2,
  ...
};

You can check our Cordova documentation for further information on customization and configuration.

Complete example projects

To get off to a flying start, check out our GitHub repository. There, you can find a full example project of Scanbot Barcode Scanner SDK Cordova Plugin with Cordova and Ionic Framework. That demonstrates the integration of all API methods of the Scanbot Cordova Barcode Scanner SDK, such as 1D and 2D barcode scanning, UI customization, and more.

Available on all major platforms