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How to generate barcode image in C# WinForms App


Create Barcode Image in c# WinForms App

 In this post I’ll show you how to generate barcode image using ZXing library in C# windows Forms Application

Step 1

Open Visual Studio ,go to file ,new  then project  select Windows Forms Application. You can change the name of project.

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Step 2

You need to drag and drop some controls from toolbox. 1 Textbox  2 Buttons and 1 Picturebox 

Step 3

Now you need to add Zxing library .Follow the steps.

1.Open Solution Explorer 

2. Right Click on project 

3. Select  Manage NuGet Packages.

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now select Browse tab and click on search box and write “barcode” scroll down and select and click Install.

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Step 4

Double click on both buttons to generate button Click event. Paste the following code in generate button click event. 

 private void btngnrte_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
            BarcodeWriter brcode = new BarcodeWriter()
                Format = BarcodeFormat.CODE_128
            pictureBox1.Image = brcode.Write(textBox1.Text);

Paste the code below in save button click .

 private void btnsave_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
using (SaveFileDialog fileDialog=new SaveFileDialog() {Filter="PNG|*.png" })
if (fileDialog.ShowDialog()==DialogResult.OK)
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