Micro PDF417 Overview


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Supported Host Device


Products that Support Micro PDF417

(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




Micro PDF417 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 Micro PDF417 Symbology*:

To enable the Micro PDF417 symbology scan the barcode below:

Enable MicroPDF417 Barcode

Disable Micro PDF417 Symbology*:

To disable the Micro PDF417 symbology scan the barcode below:

Disable MicroPDF417 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 Micro PDF417?


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/