Free Online Barcode Generator for 1D, 2D and GS1 Bar Codes

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Free Online Barcode Generator for 1D, 2D and GS1 Bar Codes

Free Online Barcode Generator for 1D, 2D and GS1 Bar Codes


TEC-IT offers a free online barcode generator. It doesn’t matter whether you are interested in creating QR-Codes, GS1 DataBar, EAN/UPC composite bar codes or if you just want to make linear barcodes like Code128. The Online Generator supports them all. Just browse to tec-it.com, the web-site of TEC-IT. Then select the link Barcode Generator at the top of this web-site. The application is opened in a new window. Scroll down a bit and select the bar code type of interest from the list of supported symbologies. In this example I am using QR Code because I need a code which is readable with most camera equipped smart phones. Then I enter the data to be encoded. I’m using TEC-IT’s web-address
http://www.tec-it.com. You can also adjust important parameters like the module width and output resolution of the image. To achieve good printing quality I recommend using at least 300 dpi. Now Press Create and get immediate results. Right click the barcode to save the generated image on your computer. Depending on your browser, select Save Image As or Save Picture As. Then you can use the image in your artwork. Another interesting feature is, that TEC-IT’s barcode generator can be embedded into your own web-sites or blogs. You can create dynamic barcodes as part of your site! To find out the URL of the bar code scroll down to the bottom of this page. You can find the URL for the current bar code image in the HTML sample code, it is displayed here. The bar code image creation is controlled completely with this URL. It specifies the bar code type, the data to be encoded, the image resolution, the rotation of the image and the adjusted module width. Lets try this now. I copy the complete URL into the clipboard, then I open a new browser tab and paste the URL into the address bar. After confirming with enter, the freshly generated bar code image is displayed. And last but not least this online bar code generator is completely free for private and non-commercial use. I hope this video has been of interest to you. Thanks for watching!

15 thoughts on Free Online Barcode Generator for 1D, 2D and GS1 Bar Codes

  1. @TECITSoftware uhm, maybe you could generate them in color, like your youtube channel's picture.
    Would it still work to scan? 😛

  2. @shortcutdanne Thanks for feedback! Currently you have to color the codes manually (paint/photoshop/whatever). I'll speak with the developer if he is willing to spend some time in the near future 🙂

    It's possible to use colored codes, the contrast is relevant for a successful scan. If using colors – tend to darker ones when printing on white.

  3. i want the QR code as well but it wont let me select it.
    my only options are:
    code-11
    code-128
    code-2of5 interleaved
    code-39
    code-39 Full ASCII
    code-93
    flattermarken
    and a few more

  4. @yorockyboxerdude Thanks for your comment. Please select the category 2D Code first (blue images above the barcode). You can even scroll the available categories by clicking the red arrow to the right. Hope this helps!

  5. Good information if I wanted to have the barcode on my upcoming album to link to my website would that be a different service or could I still use the FREE generator?

  6. You just help me a whole lot to create my own utility patent using barcode creator this is intelligent thing that I'm doing right now thank you so much.

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