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CodeMSIGenerator Class

Represents the class used to generate an MSI barcode.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraPrinting.BarCode

Assembly: DevExpress.Printing.v21.2.Core.dll


public class CodeMSIGenerator :


Use the MSICheckSum property to specify whether to calculate MSI/Plessey‘s checksum.Refer to the MSI - Plessey topic for details on this type of barcode.


The following code creates the MSI - Plessey 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 CreateCodeMSIBarCode(string BarCodeText) {
    // Create a bar code control.
    XRBarCode barCode = new XRBarCode();

    // Set the bar code's type to MSI.
    barCode.Symbology = new CodeMSIGenerator();

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

    // Adjust the properties specific to the bar code type.
    ((CodeMSIGenerator)barCode.Symbology).MSICheckSum = MSICheckSum.DoubleModulo10;

    return barCode;

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