What are barcodes used for?

Answer Barcodes are a type of symbol used to store data. Barcodes can then be used for various purposes, such as tracking an item, identification and inventory. They can also be used in retail stores as p... Read More »

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How to Tell Barcodes Apart?

Barcodes are symbols read by machines that store data. There are two types of barcode symbologies: the standard numeric symbols we see on ordinary packaging, which refer to an external database, an... Read More »

How to Use Barcodes for Inventory?

A barcode system helps keep a business inventory system organized and running smoothly. Barcode systems also help business owners track products sold and at what prices they are being sold. Making ... Read More »

The Disadvantages of Barcodes?

Barcodes are graphic images featuring a series of lines or bars, of varying thickness, positioned parallel to each other in such a way that a scanner passed along the image will translate their thi... Read More »

How can I scan barcodes through my PC?

No, because such prices are in a database somewhere. Heck, you can probably do a database yourself. :) I've done it with Access before. But it's up to you to get a barcode scanner.