Automating Barcode Using Zxing API in Selenium Webdriver

Automating Barcode Using Zxing API in Selenium Webdriver

In this blog we are going to learn how to automate the Bar Code using Selenium Web-driver.

Before Moving further let’s understand what is Bar Code?

A Barcode is an optical, machine-readable representation of data; the data usually describes something about the object that carries the barcode.

 As Selenium has limitation to Automate Bar code, but with the Third-party API such as Zxing we would be able to automate Bar code as well.

To Automate Bar Code through selenium web driver we need to follow below steps:

1)     Download below Zxing JARS or maven dependency from the below link

ZXing Java SEExtensions

In this blog, I am using the below maven dependencies.

2)    In this blog for demo purpose, I am reading this Bar code from
3)     Below is the Complete code Snapshot:



My Name is Ankur Jain and I am currently working as Automation Test Architect.I am ISTQB Certified Test Manager,Certified UI Path RPA Developer as well as Certified Scrum Master with total 12 years of working experience with lot of big banking clients around the globe.I love to Design Automation Testing Frameworks with Selenium,Appium,Protractor,Cucumber,Rest-Assured, Katalon Studio and currently exploring lot in Dev-OPS as well. I am currently staying in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Please Connect with me through Contact Us page of this website.

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