Barcode Question

A barcode is a visual pattern of combination of black and white bars which represent different text characters which can only be read by a machine.

The scanner machine scans the barcode and provides the exact code from the pattern.

Barcode question type can be used on QuestionPro or SurveyPocket App.

It gives the user the ability to scan the barcode of products or commodities while taking survey from the offline app.

How to Add the Barcode question?

Go to: Login >> Select Survey >> Click on Add Question button >> Advanced >> Mobile >> Barcode

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This is how it will look on the QuestionPro or SurveyPocket App:-

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Does it work on mobile without an app?

Yes, it will work on browser of your device whether mobile or computer, provided it is connected to an active internet connection.

When you view it on browser it will be a numeric text box and respondents need to enter the barcode in that box.

Does it work best for certain phones?

If you are using the offline app, then it will be based on the operating system of your mobile device. To know more about offline app. Click Here

For online i.e. taking survey through browser, you can use any mobile device with active internet connection with browsers like Safari, Chrome, Mozilla, etc.

Is there an option to type in the UPC code if the camera cannot detect the barcode?

Yes, respondents can type in the code if they cannot scan it.

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