BarcodeWriterEncoding Enumeration

Chooses the style of barcode to render as an image using IronBarCode. This enum is related to BarcodeEncoding with the exception that only encodable barcode formats are mentioned. As this Enum is not of the Flags type, only one BarcodeWriterEncoding can be used to generate a barcode, which is logical.

Namespace:  IronBarCode
Assembly:  IronBarCode (in IronBarCode.dll) Version: 2020.5.0.0 (2020.5.0.0)
public enum BarcodeWriterEncoding
  Member nameValueDescription
Codabar4 Codabar 1D barcode format. Codabar is a linear barcode symbology developed in 1972 by Pitney Bowes Corp

Please Note: Codabar encodes numerical data (digits) only.

Code398 Code 39 1D barcode format. Code 39 is a variable length, discrete barcode symbology. The Code 39 specification defines 43 characters, consisting of uppercase letters (A through Z).
Code9316 Code 93 1D barcode format. Code 93 is a barcode symbology designed in 1982 by Intermec to provide a higher density and data security enhancement to Code 39.

Code 93 Supports encoding of only the following ASCII characters: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 - . $ / + % SPACE

Code12832 Code 128 1D format. Code 128 is a high-density linear barcode symbology defined in ISO/IEC 15417:2007. It is used for alphanumeric or numeric-only barcodes.
EAN864 EAN-8 1D barcode format. An EAN-8 is an EAN/UPC symbology barcode and is derived from the longer International Article Number (EAN-13) code.

Please Note: EAN-8 may only encode numerical (digits) content of length 7 or 8 digits long. Shorter Barcodes will have trailing zeros (000) prepended to the start of the number automatically.

EAN13128 EAN-13 1D format. The International Article Number (also known as European Article Number or EAN) is a standard describing a barcode symbology and numbering system used in global trade to identify a specific retail product type, in a specific packaging configuration, from a specific manufacturer.Titf

Please Note: EAN-13 may only encode numerical (digits) content of length 12 or 13 digits long. Shorter Barcodes will have trailing zeros (000) prepended to the start of the number automatically.

ITF256 ITF (Interleaved Two of Five) 1D format. ITF-14 is the GS1 implementation of an Interleaved 2 of 5 (ITF) bar code to encode a Global Trade Item Number. ITF-14 symbols are generally used on packaging levels of a product, such as a case box of 24 cans of soup. The ITF-14 will always encode 14 digits.s

Please Note: ITF encodes numerical data only. If the number if digits is not even, a '0' will automatically be prepended.

UPCA512 UPC-A 1D format. The Universal Product Code (UPC) is a barcode symbology that is widely used in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, in Europe and other countries for tracking trade items in stores. UPC (technically refers to UPC-A) consists of 12 numeric digits, that are uniquely assigned to each trade item. Along with the related EAN barcode, the UPC is the barcode mainly used for scanning of trade items at the point of sale, per GS1 specifications.

Please Note: UPCA may only encode numerical (digits) content of length 12 or 13 digits long. Shorter Barcodes will have trailing zeros (000) prepended to the start of the number automatically.

UPCE1024 UPC-E 1D format. To allow the use of UPC barcodes on smaller packages, where a full 12-digit barcode may not fit, a 'zero-suppressed' version of UPC was developed, called UPC-E, in which the number system digit, all trailing zeros in the manufacturer code, and all leading zeros in the product code, are suppressed (omitted).MSI

Please Note: UPCE may only encode numerical (digits) content of between 8 and more than 13 digits long.

MSI2048 MSI 1D format. MSI is a barcode symbology developed by the MSI Data Corporation, based on the original Plessey Code symbology.
Plessey4096 Plessey 1D format. Plessey Code is a 1D linear barcode symbology based on pulse width modulation, developed in 1971 by The Plessey Company PLC, a British-based company.
PDF41732768 PDF417 format. PDF417 is a stacked linear barcode symbol format used in a variety of applications, primarily transport, identification cards, and inventory management. PDF stands for Portable Data File. The 417 signifies that each pattern in the code consists of 4 bars and spaces, and that each pattern is 17 units long. The PDF417 symbology was invented by Dr. Ynjiun P. Wang at Symbol Technologies in 1991. (Wang 1993) It is ISO standard 15438.
Aztec65536 Aztec 2D barcode format. Aztec Code is a type of 2D barcode invented by Andrew Longacre, Jr. and Robert Hussey in 1995. Named after the resemblance of the central finder pattern to an Aztec pyramid, Aztec code has the potential to use less space than other matrix barcodes because it does not require a surrounding blank "quiet zone".s
DataMatrix131072 Data Matrix 2D barcode format. An example of a Data Matrix code, encoding the text: "Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia" A Data Matrix is a two-dimensional barcode consisting of black and white "cells" or modules arranged in either a square or rectangular pattern, also known as a matrix. The information to be encoded can be text or numeric data. Usual data size is from a few bytes up to 1556 bytes.
QRCode524288 QR Code 2D barcode format. QR code (abbreviated from Quick Response Code) is the trademark for a type of matrix barcode (or two-dimensional barcode) first designed in 1994 for the automotive industry in Japan. A barcode is a machine-readable optical label that contains information about the item to which it is attached. A QR code uses four standardized encoding modes (numeric, alphanumeric, byte/binary, and kanji) to efficiently store data; extensions may also be used.
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