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Enterprise-grade Codabar Reader SDK

With Scanbot’s Codabar barcode reader, you can integrate barcode scanning into your app. Turn iOS and Android smartphones into flexible scanning devices. Our SDK is incredibly versatile, fast, and cost-effective.

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Codabar Barcode Reader

The Codabar barcode is only used in blood banks, libraries, and in laboratories.

  • 1D (linear) barcode type.
  • Self-checking, with no need for a check digit.
  • Encodes alphanumeric characters, as well as six special characters.
  • Stores up to 16 characters.
  • Newer barcode types can store more data in less space.

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Cost-effective and customizable: The Scanbot Codabar Reader

Using the Scanbot Codabar barcode scanning module, you can…

  • Read 1D barcodes such as the Codabar barcode with mobile devices
  • Decrease costs drastically
  • Use standard mobile devices as intelligent multi-tools that communicate directly with your systems
  • Cut time-to-value by integrating Codabar scanning within one week
  • Capture barcode data precisely and instantly

How to read Codabar barcodes with Scanbot SDK


Codabar barcode scanner step 1

Launch the Scanbot SDK from anywhere in your app


Codabar barcode scanner step 2

Hold your device over the barcode


Codabar barcode scanner step 3

The SDK automatically reads and decodes the data in less than a second

Precisely the right features for you – the Scanbot Codabar Reader

  • Single- and multi-scan: You can extract data from just one Codabar barcode or several in one go.
  • Filter: Adjust your Codabar scanner to recognize only the barcode types you want it to.
  • Save the image: Store your Codabar scans as PDFs, creating a reliable digital archive.
  • Capture data from pictures: Besides direct scanning with the device camera, you also extract information from existing still images that contain Codabar barcodes.
  • Accurate results: Flawless scanning no matter the circumstances – even under bad lighting conditions, at an angle, or with corrupted barcodes.

Want to work with more than one barcode type? We have you covered: All common 1D and 2D barcodes can be extracted with the Scanbot SDK – one solution fits all!

The best solution for business process optimization – Why you should choose the Scanbot SDK

  • You can integrate the ready-to-use user interface of the Codabar Reader within just one week.
  • Customizing it to match your Corporate Design is easy.
  • Your sensitive data is in safe hands. Our Codabar barcode scanner runs 100% offlineguaranteeing compliance with any data privacy law.
  • Since it includes unlimited installations and scans, using our SDK is the perfect solution when you can’t estimate the MAU or the number of scans in advance. You will never exceed the predetermined budget with our fair
  • licensing model. Flexible usage and cost control go hand in hand.

Licensing designed for Enterprise customers

As an enterprise customer, you likely have high-volume barcode scanning needs, whether measured in users, app downloads, or individual scans. Since our SDK works fully offline, we never track any volume metrics. Hence, we charge an annual flat license fee for our solution. For you, this means that you’ll always know the exact cost up front, without worrying about usage statistics.
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The best barcode SDK for the widest range of codes

No matter whether your app is used by your employees or your customers, you just want it to work – quickly and reliably. That’s why we have developed our Barcode Scanner SDK using machine-learning algorithms, which guarantees lightning-fast and accurate detection. At the same time, its coverage of barcode types is one of the widest out there. With this tool, we can help you solve business problems in any industry, along every individual process chain.

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