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Barcode Colors 

iText is a free and open source library for creating PDF documents and generating Barcodes in Java. This requires the library iText-5.0.2.jar to be in classpath. The following example shows generating CODE 3of9 Barcode with colors.

File Name  :  
com/bethecoder/tutorials/itext/BarCodeColorsTest.java 
Author  :  Sudhakar KV
Email  :  kvenkatasudhakar@gmail.com
   
package com.bethecoder.tutorials.itext;

import java.io.FileNotFoundException;
import java.io.FileOutputStream;

import com.itextpdf.text.BaseColor;
import com.itextpdf.text.Document;
import com.itextpdf.text.DocumentException;
import com.itextpdf.text.PageSize;
import com.itextpdf.text.Paragraph;
import com.itextpdf.text.Rectangle;
import com.itextpdf.text.pdf.Barcode39;
import com.itextpdf.text.pdf.PdfWriter;

public class BarCodeColorsTest {

  /**
   @param args
   @throws DocumentException 
   @throws FileNotFoundException 
   */
  public static void main(String[] argsthrows FileNotFoundException, DocumentException {
    Document document = new Document(new Rectangle(PageSize.A4));
    PdfWriter writer = PdfWriter.getInstance(document, new FileOutputStream("barcode39colors.pdf"));
    document.open();

    //Barcode 39
    document.add(new Paragraph("Barcode 39 with Colors"));
    Barcode39 code39 = new Barcode39();
    code39.setGenerateChecksum(true);
    code39.setCode("0123456789");
    
    BaseColor barColor = BaseColor.BLUE;
    BaseColor txtColor = BaseColor.ORANGE;
    
    //Add Barcode to PDF document
    document.add(code39.createImageWithBarcode(
            writer.getDirectContent(), barColor, txtColor));
        
        document.close();
  }

}
   

It gives the following output,

CODE 3of9 Barcode


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