DotCode Overview

DotCode is a 2D barcode that is composed of dots arranged in a specified retangular array.

DotCode sample barcode


DotCode is supported by default on all Socket Mobile barcode scanners. You can enable or disable this symbology on your Socket Mobile scanner simply by scanning the codes below.  Note: Scanner must be in a disconnected state before scanning the command barcode.

Enable DotCode by scanning the barcode below*:

Enable DotCode barcode

Disable DotCode by scanning the barcode below*:

Disable DotCode Barcode

See full data reader programming guides Opens Worldwide site for more info and troubleshooting.
* D750 requires separate enable/disable command barcodes found in the D750 programming guide Opens New Window.

Troubleshooting / FAQ

Q: What is the typical usage for DotCode?

A: Industrial applications, products in high volume, cigarettes

Q: How to parse the data?

A: App coming soon, please fill out a barcode support form.

Q: Need more help?

A: Go here for additional barcode troubleshooting and FAQs.

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