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Brush up on industrial automation technology. Learn the basics of barcode reading, industrial lighting, machine vision inspection, and verification by exploring this compendium of technical tips and knowledge from the Omron Microscan team..

Visionscape: Training and Running a Simple Job Using Visionscape Software

Visionscape: Training and Running a Simple Job Using Visionscape Software

A step by step guide to using many Visionscape® machine vision software features to run a simple application, including I/O, communication, and smart camera use.

Visionscape: Training and Running a Simple Mark Inspection Application Using Visionscape Software

Visionscape: Training and Running a Simple Mark Inspection Application Using Visionscape Software

A step-by-step guide to using Visionscape® machine vision software to run a simple mark inspection application.

How to Read Tough 2D Codes in Industrial Environments

How to Read Tough 2D Codes in Industrial Environments

Helpful guidelines for reading 2D codes directly marked onto low contrast and highly reflective or textured surfaces.

ISO/IEC 15415 Evaluation Parameters

ISO/IEC 15415 Evaluation Parameters

This presentation will provide you with an overview of the ISO/IEC 15415 symbol quality evaluation parameters.

Introduction to PDF417

Introduction to PDF417

Provides an overview of the symbology, how it differs from linear codes, and the advantages and limitations it brings to an application.

Introduction to Data Matrix

Introduction to Data Matrix

A general introduction to the 2D matrix symbol Data Matrix as well as some of, the benefits and the drawbacks of using the symbology.

Introduction to Linear Barcodes

Introduction to Linear Barcodes

A general introduction to barcodes and how they function. Also includes an overview of popular linear symbologies as well as their advantages and disadvantages.

Introduction to GS1 Databar (formerly RSS Symbology)

Introduction to GS1 Databar (formerly RSS Symbology)

An overview of the GS1 Databar symbology's benefits and the various options available to users.

Guidelines for Embedding Barcode Readers

Guidelines for Embedding Barcode Readers

Four important areas engineers need to consider in order to successfully embed a barcode reader.

Guidelines for Creating Good Barcodes

Guidelines for Creating Good Barcodes

Five important guidelines to help you achieve 100% data integrity from your data capture system.