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Getting Started

This guide provides the information you need to start using the Telerik UI for .NET MAUI Barcode by adding the control to your project.

At the end, you will be able to achieve the following result.

Barcode Getting Started

Prerequisites

Before adding the Barcode, you need to:

  1. Set up your .NET MAUI application.

  2. Download Telerik UI for .NET MAUI.

  3. Install Telerik UI for .NET MAUI.

The Barcode is rendered through the SkiaSharp graphics library.

Define the Control

  1. When your .NET MAUI application is set up, you are ready to add a Barcode control to your page. The following example uses the QR Code symbology. For more details on the available Barcode symbologies, refer to the articles on the supported 1D and 2D Barcode types.

    <telerik:RadBarcode x:Name="barcode"
           AutomationId="barcode"
           Value="https://www.telerik.com/maui-ui">
      <telerik:RadBarcode.Symbology>
          <telerik:QRCode SizingMode="Stretch" />
      </telerik:RadBarcode.Symbology>
    </telerik:RadBarcode>
    
  2. Add the telerik namespace:

    xmlns:telerik="http://schemas.telerik.com/2022/xaml/maui"
    
  3. Register the Telerik controls through the Telerik.Maui.Controls.Compatibility.UseTelerik extension method called inside the CreateMauiApp method of the MauiProgram.cs file of your project:
 using Telerik.Maui.Controls.Compatibility;

 public static class MauiProgram
 {
    public static MauiApp CreateMauiApp()
    {
        var builder = MauiApp.CreateBuilder();
        builder
            .UseTelerik()
            .UseMauiApp<App>()
            .ConfigureFonts(fonts =>
            {
                fonts.AddFont("OpenSans-Regular.ttf", "OpenSansRegular");
            });

        return builder.Build();
    }
 }           

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