Unplanned
Last Updated: 23 Jun 2022 21:03 by ADMIN
ADMIN
Nikolay Demirev
Created on: 09 Mar 2018 10:52
Category: UI for Xamarin
Type: Feature Request
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Add Barcode reader component
Barcode reader which can scan a barcode and input it in an entry.
2 comments
ADMIN
Lance | Manager Technical Support
Posted on: 23 Jun 2022 21:03

Hello Ishani,

This is still an unplanned feature. You can render barcodes with UI for Xamarin, but reading them requires quite a bit more complexity and local hardware access that requires user permission.

An additional reason we do not yet have this is because there is already a community option that works very well. Please research ZXing => Barcode Scanning Made Easy with ZXing.Net Mobile - Xamarin Blog (microsoft.com).

If we are able to identify an area where we can provide a better capability than the existing option has, then we will likely revisit this request.

Regards,
Lance | Manager Technical Support
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Ishani
Posted on: 23 Jun 2022 20:19

Hi Admin,

When can we expect this feature in Telerik? Any update?

 

Thank you,

Ishani