ClearImage Barcode Recognition SDK

ClearImage Barcode SDK provides .NET, COM and Java API to integrate with your application to read and decode most 1D barcodes (Code39, Code128, etc.), postal ( Intelligent Mail, etc.) and 2D barcodes (PDF417, DataMatrix, and QR)

Download Barcode SDK at no charge to see how easy it is to integrate, and to test it with your images on your own servers.

Use our Online Barcode Reader to quickly submit your images, and have them read by the ClearImage barcode recognition engines. See the results in the browser, or get them by email.

Barcode Reading Features

Support for all the most commonly used 1D and 2D barcodes.

  • Read 1D barcodes: Code39, Code128, Interleaved 2 of 5, UPC, EAN, and over 20 other widely used symbologies.
  • Read 2D barcodes: PDF417, DataMatrix, and QR.
  • Read postal barcodes: Postnet, Intelligent Mail, Royal Mail, 4-state, and more.
  • Recognize 2D and 1D barcodes on Driver's Licenses and ID Cards to extract the name, address, and other fields.
  • See our list of all ClearImage supported barcode types and details about each.

Read barcodes of any quality, in any orientation on the most common document imaging formats.

  • Read barcodes in any orientation: Horizontal, Vertical, and Diagonal. Any number of barcodes on a page or image file. Works with black and white, grayscale, and color images.
  • Read poor quality and damaged barcodes on images that come from scanners, fax, cameras, and PDF generators.
  • Read multi-page TIFF, PDF, JPEG, PNG and other widely used image file formats.

Support for virtually any language running on a Windows System through .Net and COM API.

  • C# and VB.Net development is supported through our .Net API. VB6, C++, Java, PHP, and other languages are supported through our COM (ActiveX) API.
  • Run your application on Windows XP, Vista, Windows7, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, and VMWare in 32 bit or 64 bit mode. The application can run in the foreground, as a Windows Service, or under a Web Server (IIS Web Site deployment with ASP, ASP.Net, PHP, or Java).

High Accuracy & Reliability in Production

Recognize and decode barcodes with the highest recognition rate in the industry.

When processing documents in volume or large batches, every barcode failure incurs significant costs to you. Having processed millions of customer images with impaired barcodes, ClearImage algorithms have been continuously updated over 15 years to provide the highest recognition rate of 99.999% for your business process. Our software handles all types of barcode errors and damage, so we can assure your production success.

Robust, high speed processing of many document types with many barcode formats.

Our barcode recognition engine processes documents in as low as 30 ms while still retaining stability and accuracy. We support all the most commonly used document types and barcode types.

Affordable per-server pricing for your automated system.

ClearImage software is available for development at no charge. Inlite licenses are perpetual, do not limit your performance, do not require per click or per image charges, and do not require additional fees for unattended Windows Service or Web Server installations.

Highly available support from our development staff.

Customer satisfaction is our top priority, so we offer direct access to our developers rather than uninformed support staff. Rapid response of our support assures success during all phases of your project: development, testing, deployment and production, while our software assurance programs give you access to the latest software updates.

Rapid Development and Deployment

Try the demo included in our SDK on your most challenging barcodes before writing a line of code.

The ClearImage Barcode SDK includes a demo application to evaluate and test your own images. Instantly confirm that ClearImage will read your barcodes.

Integrate ClearImage products into your application in less than a day.

Using the concise ClearImage Barcode API, thorough documentation, and sample code, you will have your barcode-based application running in less than a day. The very intuitive API does not require you to specify obscure parameters, and is designed for software professionals without special imaging expertise. The SDK includes complete sample projects in C#, VB.NET, C++, Visual Basic 6 as well as code samples in Java, Delphi, PHP, and VBScript.

Call us with any questions. We guarantee your total satisfaction.

We will help you address all issues related to integration, imaging and barcodes. E-mail or call us at 408-737-7093 to get quick, comprehensive answers to your questions directly from our development team.