Generate Data Matrix barcode via encoding 2-byte Unicode in VB.NET Class
Offer sample VB.NET code to encode Unicode for Data Matrix barcode generation
Support VB.NET Unicode encoding in other 2d barcode types, like QR Code & PDF-417
Support Data Matrix Unicode encoding in commonly used .NET Framework development environments
VB.NET Data Matrix Unicode Overview
Unicode is a global computer industry standard. It successfully defines how to transform human-readable texts & numbers into internationally-recognized numbers via character encoding methods.
In order to generate Data Matrix 2d barcode in VB.NET with Unicode characters in other languages like Arabic, Chinese, Hebrew, Hindi, Japanese & Korean, users need to convert those special data strings into the common 2-byte data strings.
Encode Unicode for VB.NET Data Matrix Generation & Reading
If you want to encode Data Matrix barcode with other non-English characters, you need the Unicode encoding function of our VB.NET Data Matrix barcode generator. Unicode encoding procedure is very easy. Convert Unicode data strings into 2-byte data via Base64 before you generate Data Matrix and convert the scanning result into original encoded language characters after you scan the Data Matrix.
Encode Non-English Characters into Data Matrix via Unicode
Data Matrix can encode both 1-byte and 2-byte data strings. And Unicode makes it possible to convert other language characters into 2-byte data. The following VB.NET class code will help .NET developers generate Data Matrix via Base64 Unicode conversion.
Get Original Unicode Data While Reading Data Matrix
To get your original encoded Unicode data string, you need to convert the scanning data to original data via Base64 after decoding the Data Matrix.