Barcode Professional products line Update – Fixed bug in ISO/IEC 15434 Encoding in HIBC LIC and PAS 2D barcodes, PDF417 Rows and Columns setting and more

A new maintenance release was published for most of our Barcode Professional products. The new builds contain the following updates:

  • Fixed! ISO/IEC 15434 Encoding in HIBC LIC and PAS 2D barcodes
  • Fixed! Industrial 2 of 5 symbol rendering
  • Fixed! Code 128 encoding when explicit switching between Char Sets is used
  • Fixed! GS1-128 (formerly EAN/UCC-128) custom format code validation
  • Fixed! PDF417 did not honor symbol size if either a number of Columns and Rows are explicitly specified
  • Fixed! GetCode93Checksum method of BarcodeUtils class

You can download and update the products by using their download links which can be found in the license email or in the Download section of our website.
The “Assembly Version” of the dlls have not changed. Here is the list of all new “File version” attributes depending on the Barcode Professional edition:

  • Barcode Professional SDK for .NET STANDARD patched to v3.0.19.205
  • Barcode Professional SDK for .NET Windows patched to v7.0.2019.205
  • Barcode Professional for Windows Forms .NET patched to v11.0.2019.205
  • Barcode Professional for ASP.NET patched to v11.0.2019.205
  • Barcode Professional for WPF patched to v8.0.3519.205
  • Barcode Professional for SQL Reporting Services patched to v11.0.xx19.205

Barcode Pro 8.0 for ASP.NET WebForms & MVC just released! New GS1 QR Code, Chinese Han Xin Code, IFA PPN, Artistic Barcodes and more!

We’re proud to announce the availability of Barcode Professional 8.0 for ASP.NET

Neodynamic Barcode Professional 8.0 for ASP.NET is the most accurate & advanced barcode generator that creates GS1-ISO-AIM-Compliance symbols for displaying and printing barcode reports in ASP.NET Web Forms, MVC & AJAX projects. This new Version 8.0 features many new barcode standards including Full GS1 QR Code, 2D Chinese Han Xin Code, IFA PPN securPharm, USPS IMpb and more; as well as new artistic barcodes features, better barcode exception handling as well as a brand new dll exclusively designed for MVC; and many other improvements! This new symbologies and features make Barcode Professional 8.0 the most complete and advanced barcode generation product for ASP.NET developers brought to you by real barcode experts.

What’s new in Barcode Professional 8.0 for ASP.NET?

  • New! Barcode Symbologies added:
    • Han Xin Code (2D) Chinese Barcode
      Example of Han Xin Code barcode
    • GS1 QR Code
      Concatenation of Variable Length Data Strings in GS1 QR Code barcode
    • IFA PPN (securPharm) 2D Data Matrix with PZN8 auto conversion
      IFA PPN barcode for Product Code 03752864
    • HIBC LIC 2D Data Matrix, QR Code & Aztec Code versions
    • HIBC PAS 2D Data Matrix, QR Code & Aztec Code versions
    • ISBT 128 2D Data Matrix
    • Deutsche Post Response Plus PostMatrix 2D
      Deutsche Post PostMatrix Barcode
    • USPS Intelligent Mail Package Barcode IMpb
      Example of a USPS Intelligent Mail Package (IMpb) barcode image
    • EAN-14 (GTIN-14)
    • DUN-14 (ITF and GS1/EAN/UCC Versions)
    • DHL AWB Code 39
    • Deutsche Post BZL Code 128
  • New! EAN/UPC Magnification Factor setting
  • New! String Format Patterns are supported for Code & Text properties
  • New! SnapsToDevicePixels property which allows pixel perfect rendering on the target device canvas
  • New! ITF-14 H Marks (Print Gain Gauge)
  • New! Get the runtime value for Auto-type properties when a barcode symbol is generated. Mainly found in 2D symbologies.
  • New! Create artistic barcode symbols by specifying a custom image pattern to fill the bars & dots (ArtBarImagePattern property) as well as stamping logos (ArtLogoImage) with opacity option!
    Artistic Barcodes with logo & fill patterns
  • New! For WebForms
    • Now the barcode image can be rendered as an embedded image using Data URI feature supported by most modern browsers.
    • A new parameter was added to the Codeless Barcode Generation feature to allow encoding non-printable chars through Base64 encoding
    • ErrorBehavior property that determine what our product will produce if an error occurs when generating the barcode image like generate a Blank Image, An Image displaying the Error Message, or Throws an Exception.
  • New! For MVC
    • A brand new Barcode dll exclusively designed for ASP.NET MVC that supports all MVC versions, allows you to embed barcode images into Views as well as the flexibility to create barcodes images in any Controllers
  • Improved! GS1-128 (formerly EAN/UCC-128) Application Identifiers updated per GS1 General Specification v13
  • Improved! HIBC LIC updated to Spec. v2.3 SLS (2009)
  • Improved! HIBC PAS updated to Spec. v1.3 (2010)
  • Improved! ISBT 128 updated to Spec. v4.5.0 (2013)
  • Improved! Error handling in the overall Barcode generation process. New BarcodeException class with some standard error codes and descriptions.
  • Improved! In 2D barcodes with Auto Format or Version selection options, now user selected fixed value is honored and an exception will be thrown if data to encode exceeds it. In earlier versions, the behavior was to auto select a new format or version if possible. The 2D Symbologies affected are: Aztec Code, Data Matrix, MicroPDF417, QR Code, and Micro QR Code.

Do you like the new features? Just give it a try by Downloading a fully-functional Eval Version

Remember, we’re experts on the barcode field, so if you need assistance please do not hesitate and contact our Support Team