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CodabarGenerator Class

Represents the class used to generate a Codabar barcode.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraPrinting.BarCode

Assembly: DevExpress.Printing.v22.2.Core.dll

NuGet Packages: DevExpress.Printing.Core, DevExpress.Win.Dashboard.Design

Declaration

public class CodabarGenerator :
    BarCodeGeneratorBase,
    IXtraSupportShouldSerialize

Remarks

Use the StartSymbol, StopSymbol, and WideNarrowRatio properties to specify the parameters specific to the Codabar barcode type. Refer to the Codabar topic for details on this type of barcode.

Example

The following code creates the Codabar barcode and specifies its properties:

View Example: How to add a bar code to a report

using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Drawing.Printing;
using System.Windows.Forms;
using DevExpress.XtraPrinting.BarCode;
using DevExpress.XtraReports.UI;
// ...
public XRBarCode CreateCodabarBarCode(string BarCodeText) {
    // Create a barcode control.
    XRBarCode barCode = new XRBarCode();

    // Set the barcode's type to Codabar
    barCode.Symbology = new CodabarGenerator();

    // Adjust the barcode's main properties.
    barCode.Text = BarCodeText;
    barCode.Width = 300;
    barCode.Height = 100;

    // Adjust the properties specific to the barcode type.
    ((CodabarGenerator)barCode.Symbology).StartSymbol = CodabarStartStopSymbol.C;
    ((CodabarGenerator)barCode.Symbology).StopSymbol = CodabarStartStopSymbol.D;
    ((CodabarGenerator)barCode.Symbology).WideNarrowRatio = 2.5F;

    return barCode;
}

Inheritance

Object
DevExpress.Printing.Utils.DocumentStoring.StorableObjectBase
See Also