DotCode Overview

DotCode sample barcode

DotCode is a 2D barcode that is composed of dots arranged in a specified retangular array.

How to scan 1D and 2D barcodes (EN)

Supported Host Device

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Products that Support DotCode

(Disabled on all Socket Mobile barcode scanners)

DS860
for Apple


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DS860
for Samsung


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Supported Business Applications:

Partner Applications

Applications integrated with Socket Mobile's CaptureSDK.

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Verify with your application provider that Socket Mobile's latest CaptureSDK was implemented in your app. See the latest CaptureSDK version.

See complete list of business applications.

Non-CaptureSDK Applications

Applications that are not integrated with Socket Mobile's CaptureSDK

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Programming

DotCode is supported by default on all Socket Mobile barcode scanners. You can enable or disable this symbology on your Socket Mobile scanner simply by scanning the codes below.  Note: Scanner must be in a disconnected state before scanning the command barcode.

Enable DotCode by scanning the barcode below*:


Enable DotCode barcode

Disable DotCode by scanning the barcode below*:


Disable DotCode Barcode

See the full programming guide for more info and troubleshooting.
* D750 requires separate enable/disable command barcodes found in the programming guide.

Troubleshooting / FAQ

Q: What is the typical usage for DotCode?

A: Industrial applications, products in high volume, cigarettes


Q: How to parse the data?

A: App coming soon, please fill out a barcode support form.


Q: Need more help?

A: Go here for additional barcode troubleshooting and FAQs.