Generate PDF417, Micro PDF417 and Compact PDF417 in SQL Reporting Services(SSRS) reports
Avapose.Barcode for SQL Reporting Services
  • Easy to use barcode creation DLL assembly for display PDF417 in SSRS
  • Compatible with .NET Framework 2.0, 3.0, 3.5, 4.0
  • Support Reporting Services SQL Server 2005/2008/2008 R2/2012
PDF417 Generation Component for SSRS
  • Easily generate dynamic PDF-417 in SQL Reporting Services (SSRS) with a Custom Report Item (CRI)
  • PDF-417 barcode image generation in SQL Server Reporting Service 2005 and 2008
  • Strong-named, time-stamped and signed DLLs for .NET 2.0, 3.0, and later
  • Managed code entirely written in Visual C#
  • Completely run in C# and Visual Basic.NET, and compatible with Managed C++, Borland Delphi for .NET
  • Data-binding API is provided within the .NET PDF-417 Control to bind to fields in SQL Server
  • PDF-417 image parameters are pre-configured for easy and quick generation
  • Royalty-free with purchase of Developer License
Avapose PDF-417 Barcode Generation Library for Reporting Service (CRI) is a flexible and powerful .NET barcode component provides you easy solution of generating PDF-417 and other barcode images in SQL Server Reporting Service. The DLLs provided by Avapose are strong-named, digitally signed and time-stamped with managed code 100% written in C#.

Barcode in SSRS Report is a .net control (not barcode font) which support generating, printing linear, 2d barcode images in Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services. No font required. It supports printing Barcode in SSRS 2008, Barcode in SSRS 2012, Barcode in SSRS 2014, QR Code in SSRS Report, Data Matrix in SSRS Report, Code 128 in SSRS Report, Code 39 in SSRS Report, PDF 417 in SSRS Report.
.NET PDF-417 Barcode Generator for Reporting Service Development:
  • Visual Studio 2005 / 2008 & SQL Server 2005 / 2008 Reporting Services – Report Server Project (design-time and runtime support)
  • Visual Studio 2005 / 2008 ReportViewer Local Reports (RDLC) (runtime support)
Barcode Generation for Reporting Service for .NET - PDF-417 Information
PDF-417, which stands for Portable Data File 417, is a stacked linear barcode symbology that is primarily used in transport, identification, cards and inventory management. PDF-417 can encode large amounts of text and data securely and inexpensively. With the implementation of error correction level, the symbol can withstand some damage without causing loss of data.
.NET PDF-417 generator for Reporting Service encodes:
  • Standard ASCII values 0-127
  • Extended ASCII values 128-225
Barcode Generation for Reporting Service for .NET - PDF-417 Generation


To generate PDF-417 in Reporting Services, you need to install:
  • Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, etc
  • .NET Framework 2.0 or greater
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2005/2008
  • SQL Server 2005/2008
  • Avapose. Barcode for Reporting Service

Generate PDF-417 Barcode in SQL Server Reporting Service

  1. Deploy barcode controls:
    • Download Avapose Trial and unzip;
    • If you are SQL 2005 users, please open directory "\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio 8\Common7\IDE\PrivateAssemblies\". Copy "Avapose.Barcode.RS2005CRI.dll" and "Avapose.Barcode.RS2005.dll" to the folder. For SQL 2008 users, open directory "\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio 9.0\Common7\IDE\PrivateAssemblies\". Copy "Avapose.Barcode.RS2008CRI.dll" and "Avapose.Barcode.RS2008.dll" to the folder;
    • Open directory "\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\MSSQL.3\Reporting Services\ReportServer\bin\". Copy "Avapose.Barcode.RS2005CRI.dll" or "OnBarcode.Barcode.RS2008CRI.dll" to the folder; (MSSQL.3 is a machine specific. It may be MSSQL.1, MSSQL.2, or MSSQL.4.)
  2. Create a new report in Reporting Service:
    • Create a new report in Visual Studio;
    • Select data source. We are using "AdventureWorks" as our data source. Click "Next";
    • Create query string. Copy "SELECT CustomerID, TerritoryID, AccountNumber FROM Sales.Customer" to the Query string input box;
    • Use the default settings in the next steps until name the report. Name the report as "Barcode in Reporting Service" and click "Finish";
  3. Add Avapose Reporting Service Barcode CRI to your Report Item Toolbox:
    • Right click "Report Items" and select "Choose Items...";
    • Go to ".NET Framework Components", and click "Browse..." button;
    • Select "Avapose.Barcode.RS2005.dll"/"Avapose.Barcode.RS2008.dll";
    • Press "OK", you will see two components in your Report Item Toolbox: "LinearBarcodeControl" and "MatrixBarcodeControl" ;
  4. Add a new column to display PDF-417 in your report:
    • In the report, please right-click the table and choose "Insert Column to the Right";
    • Set the column header as "Barcode" and then, drag "MatrixBarcodeControl" directly to the Column "Barcode";
    • Go to property window, change barcode type to PDF-417, and change other parameters if necessary;
  5. Click tab "Preview" to view the created report.
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Testimonial for SSRS Barcode Generator
We bought your Barcode Generator for Reporting Service a few weeks ago, and it works pretty well
Carios Louis, Eureka Software Ltd,UK