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Matrix2of5Generator Class

Represents the class used to generate a Matrix 2 of 5 barcode.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraPrinting.BarCode

Assembly: DevExpress.Printing.v23.1.Core.dll

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


public class Matrix2of5Generator :


Use the CalcCheckSum and WideNarrowRatio properties to specify the parameters specific to the Matrix 2 of 5 barcode. Refer to the Matrix 2 of 5 topic for details on this type of barcode.


The following code creates the Matrix 2 of 5 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 CreateMatrix2of5BarCode(string BarCodeText) {
    // Create a barcode control.
    XRBarCode barCode = new XRBarCode();

    // Set the barcode's type to Matrix 2 of 5.
    barCode.Symbology = new Matrix2of5Generator();

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

    // Adjust the properties specific to the barcode type.
    ((Matrix2of5Generator)barCode.Symbology).CalcCheckSum = false;
    ((Matrix2of5Generator)barCode.Symbology).WideNarrowRatio = 3;

    return barCode;


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