Matrix 2 of 5 Overview

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A member of the Code 2 of 5 faulty which was developed in 1968. The "2 of 5" derives from the five elements (bars and spaces) that are used to encode each character, two are wide and three are narrow.

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Supported Host Device

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Supported Business Application:

 

Partner Applications

Applications integrated with Socket Mpbile's Capture SDK.

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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

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Programming

 

Matrix 2 of 5 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.


Matrix 2 of 5 Symbology*:

To enable the Matrix 2 of 5 symbology scan the barcode below:

Code128-Enable


Disable Matrix 2 of 5 Symbology*:

To disable the Matrix 2 of 5 symbology scan the barcode below:

Code128-Disable

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 Matrix 2 of 5?

A: Warehouse and Airline ticket marking 


Q: How to parse the data?

A: App coming soon, please contact dataediting@socketmobile.com

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Q: Do you need help creating this barcode?

A: Socket Mobile recommends this free barcode generator: https://barcode.tec-it.com/