Easily add PDF417 2D barcode generation feature into ASP.NET web applications
ASP.NET PDF417 Barcode Writer Component
  • Easy to use 2D barcode server control for ASP.NET 2.0, 3.0, 3.5 and 4.0
  • Generate quality PDF417 barcode images in ASP.NET applications
  • Compatible with C#, VB.NET, Managed C++ and Borland Delphi for ASP.NET
2D Barcode ASP.NET Server Control for PDF417 Creation
  • Robust .NET SDK that generates PDF-417 for ASP.NET programming
  • Support ASP.NET Web Site and .NET Web Server Service
  • Strong name and digital signed DLL, built in managed C#
  • Capable to print barcode using Microsoft IIS
  • Add auto data mode for easier data mode setting
  • Draw PDF-417 with graphics objects in the highest possible resolution
  • Capable to encode the barcode symbol with BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG, TIFF
  • Provide royalty free licenses for purchasing this ASP.NET Barcoding DLL
.NET Barcode Generator SDK library includes ASP.NET Barcode Generator, C# Barcode Generator, VB.NET Barcode Generator, QR Code Generator .NET, QR Code Generator ASP.NET, QR Code Generator C#, QR Code Generator VB.NET, PDF-417 .NET, PDF-417 VB.NET, PDF-417 ASP.NET, PDF-417 C#.

PDF-417 ASP.NET Barcode Generator DLL is a .NET-programming component that allows developers to insert PDF-417 image creation capability into web projects. The generator, written completely in managed code, could be integrated into .NET IDEs for ASP.NET programming. It could be installed in Microsoft IIS and generate PDF-417 on webpage without any .NET IDEs.
PDF-417 ASP.NET Barcode Generator integrates with the following types of projects:
  • .NET Web Service Project (runtime support)
  • ASP.NET Web Site (design-time and runtime support)
  • Console Application (runtime support)
  • Class Library (runtime support)
PDF417 ASP.NET Barcode Generator Control - PDF417 Specifications
PDF-417 is defined as a stacked linear barcode sometime, but it is actually more close to the definition of a matrix (2D) barcode. The term PDF is short for Portable Data File; the 417 signifies that each pattern in the code is 17 units long and consists of four bars and spaces.
ASP.NET PDF-417 Generator encodes:
  • 128 ASCII characters
  • Extended ASCII (ASCII characters 128-255, in accordance with ISO 8859-1)
PDF417 Barcode Creation API for ASP.NET - PDF417 Barcode Generation


Before generating PDF-417 in ASP.NET, you need to install:
  • Windows 7, Windows Vista, or Windows XP
  • .NET 2.0, 3.0 or greater version
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2005/2008/2010 (Not necessary if barcode is generated using IIS only)
  • Microsoft Internet Information Service (IIS)
  • Avapose.Barcode for ASP.NET

Add PDF417 2D barcode images to IIS for ASP.NET Web Applications

  1. Create file Directory barcode in Internet Information Services (IIS);
  2. Browse Barcode folder in the package, and copy files matrix.aspx &matrix.aspx.cs to the project folder;
  3. Restart IIS, and navigate to http://YourDomain:Port/barcode/matrix.aspx?BarcodeData=Avapose PDF-417&MatrixBarcode=2;
  4. Now a PDF-417 is generated, you can make further customization to fit your specified requirement;
  5. To add the created barcode images in html or aspx pages, simply add the following image tag to your web pages: <img src= http://YourDomain:Port/barcode/matrix.aspx?BarcodeData=Avapose PDF-417&MatrixBarcode=2">.

Create custom PDF417 barcode in ASP.NET projects in Microsoft Visual Studio

  1. Create a new project in your Visual Studio;
  2. Copy Avapose.matrixbarcode.aspnet.dll to your project folder; (You do not need to copy .dll to .NET bin directory, because Visual Studio will do so)
  3. Add MatrixWebControl to your Visual Studio Toolbox;
  4. Browse Barcode folder in the package, and copy files matrix.aspx &matrix.aspx.cs to the project folder;
  5. Find Component MatrixWebControl in the Toolbox, then drag and drop it to your forms;
  6. Activate the Property Window and change Barcode Type to Pdf417;
  7. Customize the generated barcode accordingly.

Generate PDF417 barcode image in ASP.NET web projects using C# and VB.NET

C# code

using Avapose.matrixbarcode
Matrix Pdf417 = new Matrix();
Pdf417.MatrixBarcode = MatrixBarcode.Pdf417
Pdf417.BarcodeData = "Avapose PDF-417";
Pdf417.BarcodeWidth = 175;
Pdf417.BarcodeHeight = 50;
Pdf417.ResizeBarcode = true;
Pdf417.DrawBarcodeImage("c:\\ pdf417.gif");

VB code

Dim Pdf417 As Avapose.matrixbarcode.Matrix = New Avapose.matrixbarcode.Matrix()
Pdf417.MatrixBarcode = Avapose.matrixbarcode.MatrixBarcode.Pdf417
Pdf417.BarcodeData = "Avapose PDF-417"
Pdf417.BarcodeWidth = 175
Pdf417.BarcodeHeight = 50
Pdf417.ResizeBarcode = True
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