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Code93Generator Class

Represents the class used to generate a Code 93 barcode.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraPrinting.BarCode

Assembly: DevExpress.Printing.v23.2.Core.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Printing.Core


public class Code93Generator :


Use the CalcCheckSum property to specify whether to calculate Code 93‘s checksum.


The checksum of the Code 93 barcode can contain characters that are not supported by this barcode symbology. For this reason, the checksum is not included in the Code 93 barcode’s displayed text.

Refer to the Code 93 topic for details on this type of barcode.


The following code creates a Code 93 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 CreateCode93BarCode(string BarCodeText) {
    // Create a barcode control.
    XRBarCode barCode = new XRBarCode();

    // Set the barcode's type to Code 93.
    barCode.Symbology = new Code93Generator();

    // Adjust the barcode's main properties.
    barCode.Text = BarCodeText;
    barCode.Width = 400;
    barCode.Height = 100;

    // Adjust the properties specific to the barcode type.
    ((Code93Generator)barCode.Symbology).CalcCheckSum = false;

    return barCode;


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