QR Code — abbreviated from Quick Response Code — is the trademark for a type of matrix barcode (or two-dimensional code) first designed for the automotive industry. More recently, the system has become popular outside of the industry due to its fast readability and large storage capacity compared to standard UPC barcodes.
How to Create a QR Code
Go to one of the recommended websites to create a QR code:
Online Qr Lab
BoxMeUp (requires free sign up)You can create a QR code as:
Devices to read QR codes:
A device such as a smartphone, ipad, with a camera or webcam has the capability to read QR codes. For a smartphone device to read a QR code, you need to download one of the following app's.
iPhone QR Reader Apps
Bee Tagg Reader Pro
Droid QR Reader Apps
QR Droid (recommended)
Using your "smartdevice", open the QR code reader. Place the device over the QR code and allow the reader to automatically focus to scan and download the information.
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