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Minimum DPI Resolution when scanning Bar Codes

13321

QAID # 13321 Published

Question / Problem:

What resolution setting (DPI) should I use when scanning bar codes?

Answer / Solution:

Capture supports an Enhanced Bar Code (EBC) Engine and a Standard Bar Code Engine.

  • The EBC Engine can process barcodes with a resolution as low as 100 DPI.
  • The Standard Bar Code Engine achieves the best results when scanning at 200 DPI or higher.

Applies to: 

Product Version
CAPTURE 10.0
  10.1
  10.2
  11.0