To encode PDF417 on .NET Windows Forms directly, pqScan Barcode Creator WinForms Control may save you a lot of time.
- Download Barcode Creator WinForms Control, copy the "PQScan.BarcodeCreator.dll" to your .NET project bin folder.
- Add the DLL to Visual Studio Toolbox:
- In your Visual Studio, click "View" to select "toolbox" to show.
- Right click the toolbox, select Choose Items... to navigate to the DLL.
- Ensure "BarcodeWinControl" item is checked.
- Drag and drop "BarcodeWinControl" to your Windows Froms.
- Run the WinForms project, and you will find a PDF417 image rendered on the Form.
- Customize thePDF417 barcode from right-side "properties" setting pane or in run-time code.