Microscan, a manufacturer of barcode, machine vision, verification, and lighting equipment, has released an upgraded version of its barcode generator, located at www.microscan.com/en-us/barcode-generator.
The barcode generator is a free online tool enabling users to create, save, and email custom barcodes.
Twenty-eight different barcode types, from linear to stacked to 2D symbologies, are now available. While not intended as a professional barcode application tool, the barcode generator is an informative resource that allows users to see and understand different symbology features, said the company.
User-created barcodes can be downloaded, saved and sent by email. The following symbologies are supported: Aztec, Codabar, Code 11, Code 128, Code 39, Code 39 Extended, Code 93, Data Matrix, DataBar Expanded, DataBar Limited, DataBar Stacked, DataBar Stacked Omnidirectional, DataBar Truncated, EAN-13, EAN-8, GS1-128, Industrial 2 of 5, Interleaved 2 of 5, Matrix 2 of 5, MicroPDF417, PDF417, PLANET, POSTNET, QR Code, Telepen, UPC-A, UPC-E, and USPS.