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Barcode 128 

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 128 Barcode.

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Author  :  Sudhakar KV
Email  :  [email protected]
package com.bethecoder.tutorials.itext;


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.Barcode128;
import com.itextpdf.text.pdf.PdfWriter;

public class BarCode128Test {

   @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("barcode128.pdf"));;

    //Barcode 128
    document.add(new Paragraph("Barcode 128"));
    Barcode128 code128 = new Barcode128();
    //Add Barcode to PDF document
        document.add(code128.createImageWithBarcode(writer.getDirectContent(), null, null));


It gives the following output,

CODE 128 Barcode


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