Dynamic Barcode Generator Tutorial
The IDAutomation Dynamic Barcode Generator Service is a professional grade, online barcode generation cloud service that is hosted and managed by IDAutomation with a 99.95% uptime guarantee. It creates dynamic GIF, JPEG or 1 bit BMP images that are stored on IDAutomation servers or streamed directly into an application. This service can easily create barcodes in any application or operating system that can access a URL, with implementation as easy as using the IMG tag. This service can also be used as a hosted version of the IDAutomation Java Barcode Servlet or the Barcode Server for IIS.
Once an order is processed, the email address associated with the order will receive an email containing a unique URL for the Dynamic Barcode Generator Service. You may test this URL by copying and pasting the full URL into a web browser. Load the page and a default barcode image will be created.
For example, clicking http://www.bcgen.com/demo/linear-dbgs.aspx creates a demo barcode image. This unique URL should be used in place of the demo URL and implemented as described in the Streaming Barcode Implementation section of the Barcode Server for IIS manual.parameters.
Customizing the Barcode Creator Templates
The Free Dynamic Online Barcode Generator is a hosted version of the IDAutomation ASP Barcode Server for IIS perpetually licensed product. This free version may be used to test and evaluate the implementation of the ASP Barcode Server for IIS product without installation. The paid subscription excludes the watermark that exists in the free version and includes IDAutomation's 99.95% SaaS uptime guarantee.
Free and Demo License:
A "free" license is granted for the use of this product to all organizations that qualify according to the Free License portion of the software license agreement provided that the "Powered by IDAutomation.com" watermark is not removed. A 30-day evaluation period is granted to organizations that do not qualify for the free license. The "Powered by IDAutomation.com" watermark does not appear in the purchased product.
The Free Dynamic Barcode Generator URLs:
Free Barcode Creators:
Easy to use free barcode creators are also online. These use the Dynamic Barcode Generator to create a barcode image that may be easily saved or pasted into an application. The free version of this product will include a watermark under the barcode and is not to be removed. After purchasing the Dynamic Barcode Generator Subscription, templates of these webpages may be customized with your unique URL to eliminate the watermark and allow modification of default values and additional parameters.
SupportThe service may be tested by accessing the URL directly. For example, http://bcgen.com/demo/linear-dbgs.aspx should create a barcode image.