Create Data Matrix barcode in C# (.NET)

Data Matrix barcode can be created using DynamicBarcode Creator. The generated barcode can be saved as an Image that can be added as a page element to a PDF document. Data Matrix can also be created in a PDF using Generator product.

How to create Data Matrix barcode in C#

Below are the steps and sample code to create Data Matrix barcode using DynamicBarcode Creator product.

Steps for creating Data Matrix barcode

  1. Create DataMatrixBarcode with text.
  2. Draw the barcode to a PNG image.

Sample Code - C#

DataMatrixBarcode barcode = new DataMatrixBarcode("Hello World");
barcode.Draw(@"C:\datamatrix.png", 300, ImageFormat.Png);

How to add Data Matrix to a PDF using DynamicPDF Generator (C#)

Below are steps and sample code to add Data Matrix to PDF using the DynamicPDF Generator product.

Steps for adding DataMatrix to a PDF Document using Generator

  1. Create Document object.
  2. Create a Page object and add it to the document.
  3. Create a DataMatrix object and set the necessay parameters.
  4. Add the DataMatrix to Page.
  5. Save the PDF Document.

Sample code - C#

Document document = new Document();
Page page = new Page();
document.Pages.Add(page);
DataMatrixBarcode dataMatrixBarcode = new DataMatrixBarcode("DataMatrix barcode", 100, 100);
page.Elements.Add(dataMatrixBarcode);
document.Draw(outputPath);

Getting Started

NuGet Package

DynamicPDF Generator is available on NuGet and is part of the ceTe.DynamicPDF.CoreSuite.NET package. The Core Suite package includes Generator, Merger and ReportWriter.

Nuget Logo
NuGet Package ID: ceTe.DynamicPDF.CoreSuite.NET

DynamicBarcode Creator is available on NuGet and is part of the ceTe.DynamicBarcode.Creator.NET package.

Nuget Logo
NuGet Package ID: ceTe.DynamicBarcode.Creator.NET

DynamicBarcode Creator Library is available for WPF is part of the ceTe.DynamicBarcode.Creator.WPF package.

Nuget Logo
NuGet Package ID: ceTe.DynamicBarcode.Creator.WPF

Example Project

An example project showing this functionality can be cloned or viewed from GitHub:

GitHub Logo
Clone or View Example Project on GitHub

DynamicPDF Information

More information can be found here:

Available in other platforms

DynamicPDF Generator is available for the following platforms. Refer to the respective product pages for more details.

Why Choose DynamicPDF?

  • Transparent Pricing
  • Lots of Features
  • Easy to Use
  • Great Support
  • Efficient Performance
  • Product Maturity (Over 18 Years)
  • Free Evaluation
  • .NET Core Support (Most Products)
  • Flexible Licensing

We’re Not The Only Ones That Think We’re Great!