Online Guide

For Using BC.NetBarcodeReader.Pdf417 in .NET
Scan, read, and recognize PDF-417 barcode from raster images Jpg, Jpeg, Png, Tiff, Bmp, and Gif.

Guide Overview

It's easy to use BC.NetBarcodeReader.Pdf417 library to scan and recognize PDF417 barcode symbologies from images in your .NET projects. Here we will show you in simple steps. Please firstly download and get the free trial library (BC.NetBarcodeReaderTrial.Pdf417.dll). And the only thing for the integration of our library is to add your project reference to it.


We take the Console Application as an example of how to use BC.NetBarcodeReader.Pdf417 library to scan and read PDF417 from image files. For ease of use, here are simple code examples for C# and VB.NET developers. To scan all 2d barcodes and all linear barcodes, you should use BC.NetBarcodeReader.All.

1. Decode and read PDF417 barcode(s) from an image using BC.NetBarcodeReader.Pdf417 reader library. We also provide PDF417 reading solution for Adobe PDF. If you are also interested in this, please see our product BC.NetPdfBarcodeReader.All SDK and its online guide: how to scan barcodes from PDF in .NET.

How to in C#

using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Linq;
using System.Text;
using BC.NetBarcodeReaderTrial.All;

namespace BC.NetBarcodeReaderDemo
    class Program
        static void Main(string[] args)

        public static void ReadOneBarcodeTypefromImage()
            string[] data = NetBarcodeReader.Recognize("Pdf417.gif", NetBarcodeReader.Pdf417);

            foreach (string result in data)

How to in VB.NET

Imports System
Imports System.Collections.Generic
Imports System.Linq
Imports System.Text
Imports BC.NetBarcodeReaderTrial.All

Module BCNetBarcodeReaderDemo  

    Sub Main()
    End Sub

    Public Sub ReadOneBarcodeTypefromImage()
        Dim data As String() = NetBarcodeReader.Recognize("Pdf417.tif", NetBarcodeReader.Pdf417)

        For Each result As String In data

    End Sub

End Module

Guide for Each Barcode Symbology