Scanbot Web SDK

JavaScript Barcode Scanner: Integrate Barcode Scanning into your website

Web Devices

With the Scanbot Barcode Scanner SDK for the web, every employee or customer can use his/her smartphone as enterprise-grade barcode scanner. Turn webcams into barcode scanners by integrating high-quality scanning features into your company's website. Capturing barcodes with almost every common smartphone, tablet, or PC/Mac with a webcam in a regular web browser becomes a reality. Easy integration. Several key benefits.

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Scanbot’s JavaScript Barcode Scanner for the web can decode the following properties of a barcode: 

That is just the start: our team is continuously expanding the Web SDK's feature list. You can get in touch with our specialists to review your particular use case. We are looking forward to new challenges.

Supported Barcode Types

Scanbot’s JavaScript Scanner API for web applications can decode the following 1D- and 2D-barcodes: 

1D barcodes

  • Code 39
  • Code 93
  • Code 128
  • Codabar
  • ITF (Code 2 of 5 interleaved)
  • EAN-8
  • EAN-13
  • UPC-A
  • UPC-E

2D barcodes

Not sure which type of code you have? Get your demo link through the form above and scan your code to check it. Or have a look at our barcode types blog post to identify your code.


  • Implement it in less than a day.
  • Comes with customizable UI.
  • Based on JavaScript and WebAssembly.
  • Get example code for React, Angular and plain JavaScript.
  • Enterprise-grade support with direct dev-to-dev Slack channel.

Your developer team can implement the Scanbot Web SDK Scanner for Barcodes into your projects using just a few simple lines of code. With the latest standards, such as WebAssembly, our Web SDK offers the highest quality and compatibility. Users can profit from any device camera or webcam supported by the HTML Media Capture API, such as the cameras in mobile devices like smartphones and tablets.

Why Scanbot

  • Integration into any website.
  • A White-label solution.
  • The best privacy — All data is processed on the device.
  • Unlimited devices and scans.
  • Free updates.

Works with 93% of all browsers

PC/Mac browsers

The Web SDK is compatible will all browsers, that support the WebAssembly technology. That is roughly 93% of all website users.

  • Google Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Safari

Mobile browsers

The Scanbot Web Barcode Scanner SDK is optimized for mobile browsers and makes great use of the high-quality cameras of today’s smartphones. The following mobile browsers are supported in the latest version:


  • Safari


  • Google Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Samsung Internet

Get started

Here you can find all resources that you need to integrate the Scanbot SDK into your website or web application.


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Example projects

Get the example apps to check out the implementation and see how it works.

Example Project

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