Getting Started with Windows Forms Barcode

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This section provides a quick overview for working with the barcode for WinForms.

Assembly deployment

The following assembly reference is required for deploying Barcode.

  • C#
  • Namespace: Syncfusion.Windows.Forms.Barcode
    Assembly: Syncfusion.SfBarcode.Windows

    Creating application with SfBarcode

    In this walk through, users will create WinForms application that contains SfBarcode control.

    Creating the project

    Create new Windows Forms Project in Visual Studio to display SfBarcode.

    Adding control via Designer

    SfBarcode control can be added to the application by dragging it from Toolbox and dropping it in Designer. The required assembly references will be added automatically.

    Adding control in Code

    In order to add control manually, do the below steps,

    1. Add the below required assembly references to the project,

      • Syncfusion.SfBarcode.Windows
    2. Create the SfBarcode control instance and add it to the Form

      using Syncfusion.Windows.Forms.Barcode;
      namespace WindowsFormsApplication1
          public partial class Form1 : Form
              public Form1()
                  SfBarcode sfDataGrid1 = new SfBarcode();
                  sfBarcode1.Text = "";
      Imports Syncfusion.Windows.Forms.Barcode
      Namespace WindowsFormsApplication1
      	Partial Public Class Form1
      		Inherits Form
      		Public Sub New()
      			Dim sfBarcode1 As New SfBarcode()
      			sfBarcode1.Text = ""
      		End Sub
      	End Class
      End Namespace