GS1 DataBar Limited Overview

GS1 DataBar Limited encode Global Trade Item Number (GTIN) in a 14-digit data structure and this symbol is 50% smaller than EAN/UPC.

GS1 DataBar Limited Barcode

Programming

GS1 DataBar Limited 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 GS1 DataBar Limited by scanning the barcode below*:
(For D730 and S730 click the barcode, print and scan)

GS1 DataBar Omnidirectional Enable


Disable GS1 DataBar Limited by scanning the barcode below*:
(For D730 and S730 click the barcode, print and scan)

GS1 DataBar Omnidirectional Disable

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 of GS1 DataBar Limited?

A: Retail, supermarket


Q: How read the GTIN only?

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


Q: How to read the AIM ID?

A: Scan the barcode below to enable AIM ID. (For D730 and S730 click the barcode, print and scan)

Note: scanner will not beep when scanning this barcode.

Enable AIM Code ID


Q: Need more help?

A: Go here for additional barcode troubleshooting and FAQs.

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