Barcode Xpress

Easily integrate a fast and accurate barcode SDK into your desktop or web application.


Read and detect over 30 different barcodes with our barcode SDK.

Whether it’s a document, a package, a school admission form, or a medical record, there’s no room for doubt. Read multiple barcodes at up to 1,000 pages per minute while accurately locating and decoding multiple barcodes on each page. Read damaged, broken, and incorrect barcodes that other SDK engines fail to read. Barcode Xpress supports:

  • 1D Barcodes
  • 2D Barcodes
  • Postal Codes
  • Patch Codes
  • And More

Barcode Xpress Features

Barcode Xpress is a multi-language library that runs in multiple platforms including Windows and Linux-based systems. This barcode library can read and write over 30 different barcode types with high speed and accuracy. Barcode Xpress also comes with a free license to ImagXpress, one of our image processing SDKs, which supports loading and saving numerous image file formats including BMP, JPG, multi-page TIFF, among many others.

  • Report confidence values for detected barcodes.
  • Receive more accurate decoding of barcodes.
  • Eliminate false positives when reading patch codes to minimize size.
  • Identify and recognize barcodes anywhere on the page, in any orientation, in milliseconds.
  • Handles damaged and poorly printed or scanned barcode images.
  • Reads broken or damaged barcodes.
  • Barcodes with black noise (extra pixels) or white noise (missing pixels), erasures, incorrect checksums, low resolution, white line streaks, and other typical damage are handled automatically.
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Broad Barcode Type Support

Detect, read, and write several common and uncommon barcode types including 1D barcodes, 2D barcodes, postal codes, patch codes, and more. For a full list of supported barcodes, see the documentation on the Developer Resources tab.

Image Comression
Image Type Support

The Barcode Xpress library supports:

  • 24-bit color images
  • 8-bit grayscale images
  • 1-bit black and white images

Barcode Xpress .NET and ActiveX include ImagXpress Standard, which offers over 80 functions for image processing and editing.

Barcode Xpress Development Environments

Get the same great accuracy and speed on all of your programming languages or platforms. See the Developer Resources tab for details.

Related Resource

Barcodes for Healthcare Management

When you think of barcodes, the last industry that comes to mind is healthcare. But did you know that barcodes are used in every aspect of the patient experience? From the moment a patient walks in the door to the moment they pick up their medication at the pharmacy, healthcare professionals use barcodes to track all of the patient’s medical information. Learn more about barcodes in healthcare in our blog.

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Interested in seeing how Barcode Xpress reads single and multiple barcodes on a document? Check out our demo below. You can even upload your own document.

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