Add EAN-13 barcode creating function into .NET application using C# barcode SDK
C# Barcode Generator for EAN-13 Creation
  • Professional barcode component for .NET 2.0/3.0/4.0
  • Generate QR Code, UPC/EAN, Code 128, ISBN, and more in .NET
  • Support VB.NET, C#, Managed C++ and Borland Delphi for .NET
Barcode in C# > Linear > EAN-13
Generate EAN-13 Barcode using C# Barcode Component
  • Advanced .NET Software Development Kit (SDK) for EAN-13 barcode generation
  • Print EAN-13 linear barcode images using .NET control
  • Easily add supplement barcode symbol to accompany EAN-13
  • Include function that automatically calculate and generate checksum
  • Support barcode rotation and alignment for .NET applications
  • Easy to customize, set EAN-13 using Visual C# code
  • All the generated EAN-13 is compatible with relevant GS1 barcode standards
  • GIF, BMP, PNG, JPEG/JPG & TIFF barcode image formats are supported
.NET EAN-13 Generator Component is an advanced and modern .NET barcode generation Software Development Kit (SDK), which is capable to calculates checksums automatically and scale barcode image to fit specified size.
.NET EAN-13 Generator supports the following projects in C#.NET:
  • Windows Forms Application (design-time and runtime support)
  • Console Application (runtime support)
  • Class Library (runtime support)
  • Windows Service (runtime support)
Barcode Generator DLL for C#.NET Applications - EAN-13 Specifications
EAN-13 is formerly known as European Article Number, but now renamed International Article Number while the abbreviation EAN has been retained. This linear barcode symbology is included in GS1 system and used worldwide for marking products at POS (point of sale).
.NET EAN-13 Generator encodes:
  • 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
  • 12 digits only, excluding the check digit
Barcode Generating API for C#.NET - EAN-13 Barcode Generation


Before you create EAN-13 in C#.NET, you need to install:
  • Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7
  • .NET 2.0, 3.0 and advanced version
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2005/2008/2010
  • .NET Barcode Generator

Drag and drop EAN-13 barcode image to C#.NET applications using C# barcode creator

  1. Download trial package and unzip;
  2. Add Avapose.linearbarcode.winforms.dll to the C# Winform project reference;
  3. Drag and drop a button to the form, and double-click the button;
  4. In the Form1.cs, copy the following sample code to accordingly

Generate and create EAN-13 in image using C# barcode creator component

using Avapose.linearbarcode;

Linear EAN13 = new Linear();
EAN13.LinearBarcode = LinearBarcode.Ean13;
EAN13.BarcodeData = "123456789012";
EAN13.BarcodeWidth = 175;
EAN13.BarcodeHeight = 50;
EAN13.ResizeBarcode = true;
// create and draw to image file
public void DrawBarcodeImage (string filename);
// create, draw, paint barcode on Graphics object
public void DrawBarcodeImage (Graphics graphics);
// create, draw, paint barcode on Bitmap object
public Bitmap DrawBarcodeImage ();
// create, draw, paint barcodeon Stream object
public void DrawBarcodeImage (Stream fileStream);
// create, draw, paint barcode on byte[] object
public byte[]DrawBarcodeImage AsBytes();
Related EAN-13 Barcode Integration & Generation Information
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