Maxicode Overview

Maxicode Sample Barcode


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Supported Host Device


Products that Support Maxicode

(Enabled on all Socket Mobile barcode scanners)

Supported Business Application:


Partner Applications

Applications integrated with Socket Mpbile's Capture SDK.


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

See complete list of Partner Applications.

Non-Capture SDK Applications

Applications that are not integrated with Socket Mobile's Capture SDK




Maxicode symbology 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 Maxicode Symbology*:

To enable the Maxicode symbology scan the barcode below:

Enable Maxicode barcode

Disable Maxicode Symbology*:

To disable the Maxicode symbology scan the barcode below:

Disable Maxicode barcode

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

Troubleshooting / FAQ


Q: What is the typical usage for Maxicode?


Q: How to parse the data?

A: App coming soon, please contact

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Q: Do you need help creating this barcode?

A: Socket Mobile recommends this free barcode generator: