ByteScout Barcode Reader SDK - C# - Decode Driver License Information (PDF417) - ByteScout

ByteScout Barcode Reader SDK – C# – Decode Driver License Information (PDF417)

  • Home
  • /
  • Articles
  • /
  • ByteScout Barcode Reader SDK – C# – Decode Driver License Information (PDF417)

How to decode driver license information (pdf417) in C# with ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK

What is ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK? It is the SDK for reading of barcodes from PDF, images and live camera or video. Almost every common type like Code 39, Code 128, GS1, UPC, QR Code, Datamatrix, PDF417 and many others are supported. Supports noisy and defective images and docs. Includes optional documents splitter and merger for pdf and tiff based on found barcodess. Batch mode is supported for superior performance using multiple threads. Decoded values are easily exported to JSON, CSV, XML and to custom format.

On-demand (REST Web API) version:
 Web API (on-demand version)

On-premise offline SDK for Windows:
 60 Day Free Trial (on-premise)

Program.cs
      
using System; using System.IO; using Bytescout.BarCodeReader; namespace ReadDriverLicenseInformation { class Program { // Replace barcode input file path here const string InputFile = "InputBarcodeImage.jpg"; static void Main() { Console.WriteLine("Reading barcode(s) from image {0}", Path.GetFullPath(InputFile)); Reader reader = new Reader(); reader.RegistrationName = "demo"; reader.RegistrationKey = "demo"; // Set barcode type to find reader.BarcodeTypesToFind.PDF417 = true; /* ----------------------------------------------------------------------- NOTE: We can read barcodes from specific page to increase performance. For sample please refer to "Decoding barcodes from PDF by pages" program. ----------------------------------------------------------------------- */ // Read barcodes FoundBarcode[] barcodes = reader.ReadFrom(InputFile); if(barcodes.Length > 0) { FoundBarcode barcode = barcodes[0]; // Get specific fields: IdentificationCard identificationCard = barcode.Metadata as IdentificationCard; if (identificationCard != null) { Console.WriteLine("ID Numer: " + identificationCard.IdNumber); Console.WriteLine("First Name: " + identificationCard.Name.First); Console.WriteLine("Middle Name: " + identificationCard.Name.Middle); Console.WriteLine("Last Name: " + identificationCard.Name.Last); Console.WriteLine("Sex: " + identificationCard.Sex); Console.WriteLine("Date Of Birth: " + identificationCard.DateOfBirth); Console.WriteLine("Address: " + identificationCard.Address); if (identificationCard is DriversLicense) { DriversLicense driverLicense = (DriversLicense)identificationCard; Console.WriteLine("Vehicle Class: " + driverLicense.Jurisdiction.VehicleClass); Console.WriteLine("Endorsement Codes: " + driverLicense.Jurisdiction.EndorsementCodes); Console.WriteLine("Restriction Codes: " + driverLicense.Jurisdiction.RestrictionCodes); } } else { Console.WriteLine("Could not retrieve AAMVA data from this barcode. Raw value: \r\n" + barcode.Value); } // ... or get the full information as JSON: Console.WriteLine("\n\n-----------------\n"); string jsonString = reader.ExportFoundBarcodesToJSON(); Console.WriteLine(jsonString); } else { Console.WriteLine("No barcodes found!"); } // Cleanup reader.Dispose(); Console.WriteLine("Press any key to exit.."); Console.ReadKey(); } } }

ON-PREMISE OFFLINE SDK

60 Day Free Trial or Visit ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK Home Page

Explore ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK Documentation

Explore Samples

Sign Up for ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK Online Training

ON-DEMAND REST WEB API

Get Your API Key

Explore Web API Docs

Explore Web API Samples

ReadDriverLicenseInformation.NETCore.csproj
      
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Project Sdk="Microsoft.NET.Sdk"> <PropertyGroup> <OutputType>Exe</OutputType> <TargetFramework>netcoreapp2.0</TargetFramework> <EnableDefaultCompileItems>false</EnableDefaultCompileItems> <GenerateAssemblyCompanyAttribute>false</GenerateAssemblyCompanyAttribute> <GenerateAssemblyConfigurationAttribute>false</GenerateAssemblyConfigurationAttribute> <GenerateAssemblyFileVersionAttribute>false</GenerateAssemblyFileVersionAttribute> <GenerateAssemblyInformationalVersionAttribute>false</GenerateAssemblyInformationalVersionAttribute> <GenerateAssemblyProductAttribute>false</GenerateAssemblyProductAttribute> <GenerateAssemblyTitleAttribute>false</GenerateAssemblyTitleAttribute> <GenerateAssemblyVersionAttribute>false</GenerateAssemblyVersionAttribute> <GenerateAssemblyCopyrightAttribute>false</GenerateAssemblyCopyrightAttribute> <GenerateAssemblyTrademarkAttribute>false</GenerateAssemblyTrademarkAttribute> <GenerateAssemblyCultureAttribute>false</GenerateAssemblyCultureAttribute> <GenerateAssemblyDescriptionAttribute>false</GenerateAssemblyDescriptionAttribute> </PropertyGroup> <ItemGroup> <Compile Include="Program.cs" /> </ItemGroup> <ItemGroup> <PackageReference Include="Microsoft.Windows.Compatibility" Version="2.0.0" /> </ItemGroup> <ItemGroup> <Reference Include="Bytescout.BarCodeReader"> <SpecificVersion>False</SpecificVersion> <HintPath>c:\Program Files\Bytescout BarCode Reader SDK\netcoreapp2.0\Bytescout.BarCodeReader.dll</HintPath> </Reference> </ItemGroup> </Project>

ON-PREMISE OFFLINE SDK

60 Day Free Trial or Visit ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK Home Page

Explore ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK Documentation

Explore Samples

Sign Up for ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK Online Training

ON-DEMAND REST WEB API

Get Your API Key

Explore Web API Docs

Explore Web API Samples

ReadDriverLicenseInformation.VS2005.csproj
      
<Project DefaultTargets="Build" xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/developer/msbuild/2003"> <PropertyGroup> <Configuration Condition=" '$(Configuration)' == '' ">Debug</Configuration> <Platform Condition=" '$(Platform)' == '' ">AnyCPU</Platform> <ProductVersion>8.0.50727</ProductVersion> <SchemaVersion>2.0</SchemaVersion> <ProjectGuid>{C664E764-C424-4CD5-AF69-F6B05FB17BA8}</ProjectGuid> <OutputType>Exe</OutputType> <RootNamespace>ReadDriverLicenseInformation</RootNamespace> <AssemblyName>ReadDriverLicenseInformation</AssemblyName> </PropertyGroup> <PropertyGroup Condition=" '$(Configuration)|$(Platform)' == 'Debug|AnyCPU' "> <DebugSymbols>true</DebugSymbols> <DebugType>full</DebugType> <Optimize>false</Optimize> <OutputPath>bin\Debug\</OutputPath> <DefineConstants>DEBUG;TRACE</DefineConstants> <ErrorReport>prompt</ErrorReport> <WarningLevel>4</WarningLevel> </PropertyGroup> <PropertyGroup Condition=" '$(Configuration)|$(Platform)' == 'Release|AnyCPU' "> <DebugType>pdbonly</DebugType> <Optimize>true</Optimize> <OutputPath>bin\Release\</OutputPath> <DefineConstants>TRACE</DefineConstants> <ErrorReport>prompt</ErrorReport> <WarningLevel>4</WarningLevel> </PropertyGroup> <ItemGroup> <Reference Include="Bytescout.BarCodeReader, Version=8.20.0.1340, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=f7dd1bd9d40a50eb, processorArchitecture=MSIL"> <SpecificVersion>False</SpecificVersion> <HintPath>C:\Program Files\Bytescout BarCode Reader SDK\net2.00\Bytescout.BarCodeReader.dll</HintPath> </Reference> <Reference Include="System" /> <Reference Include="System.Data" /> <Reference Include="System.Drawing" /> <Reference Include="System.Xml" /> </ItemGroup> <ItemGroup> <Compile Include="Program.cs" /> </ItemGroup> <Import Project="$(MSBuildBinPath)\Microsoft.CSharp.targets" /> <!-- To modify your build process, add your task inside one of the targets below and uncomment it. Other similar extension points exist, see Microsoft.Common.targets. <Target Name="BeforeBuild"> </Target> <Target Name="AfterBuild"> </Target> --> </Project>

ON-PREMISE OFFLINE SDK

60 Day Free Trial or Visit ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK Home Page

Explore ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK Documentation

Explore Samples

Sign Up for ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK Online Training

ON-DEMAND REST WEB API

Get Your API Key

Explore Web API Docs

Explore Web API Samples

ReadDriverLicenseInformation.VS2008.csproj
      
<Project DefaultTargets="Build" xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/developer/msbuild/2003" ToolsVersion="3.5"> <PropertyGroup> <Configuration Condition=" '$(Configuration)' == '' ">Debug</Configuration> <Platform Condition=" '$(Platform)' == '' ">AnyCPU</Platform> <ProductVersion>9.0.21022</ProductVersion> <SchemaVersion>2.0</SchemaVersion> <ProjectGuid>{C664E764-C424-4CD5-AF69-F6B05FB17BA8}</ProjectGuid> <OutputType>Exe</OutputType> <RootNamespace>ReadDriverLicenseInformation</RootNamespace> <AssemblyName>ReadDriverLicenseInformation</AssemblyName> <OldToolsVersion>2.0</OldToolsVersion> <TargetFrameworkVersion>v3.5</TargetFrameworkVersion> </PropertyGroup> <PropertyGroup Condition=" '$(Configuration)|$(Platform)' == 'Debug|AnyCPU' "> <DebugSymbols>true</DebugSymbols> <DebugType>full</DebugType> <Optimize>false</Optimize> <OutputPath>bin\Debug\</OutputPath> <DefineConstants>DEBUG;TRACE</DefineConstants> <ErrorReport>prompt</ErrorReport> <WarningLevel>4</WarningLevel> </PropertyGroup> <PropertyGroup Condition=" '$(Configuration)|$(Platform)' == 'Release|AnyCPU' "> <DebugType>pdbonly</DebugType> <Optimize>true</Optimize> <OutputPath>bin\Release\</OutputPath> <DefineConstants>TRACE</DefineConstants> <ErrorReport>prompt</ErrorReport> <WarningLevel>4</WarningLevel> </PropertyGroup> <ItemGroup> <Reference Include="Bytescout.BarCodeReader, Version=8.20.0.1340, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=f7dd1bd9d40a50eb, processorArchitecture=MSIL"> <SpecificVersion>False</SpecificVersion> <HintPath>C:\Program Files\Bytescout BarCode Reader SDK\net3.50\Bytescout.BarCodeReader.dll</HintPath> </Reference> <Reference Include="System" /> <Reference Include="System.Data" /> <Reference Include="System.Drawing" /> <Reference Include="System.Xml" /> </ItemGroup> <ItemGroup> <Compile Include="Program.cs" /> </ItemGroup> <Import Project="$(MSBuildToolsPath)\Microsoft.CSharp.targets" /> <!-- To modify your build process, add your task inside one of the targets below and uncomment it. Other similar extension points exist, see Microsoft.Common.targets. <Target Name="BeforeBuild"> </Target> <Target Name="AfterBuild"> </Target> --> </Project>

ON-PREMISE OFFLINE SDK

60 Day Free Trial or Visit ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK Home Page

Explore ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK Documentation

Explore Samples

Sign Up for ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK Online Training

ON-DEMAND REST WEB API

Get Your API Key

Explore Web API Docs

Explore Web API Samples

ReadDriverLicenseInformation.VS2010.csproj
      
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Project DefaultTargets="Build" xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/developer/msbuild/2003" ToolsVersion="4.0"> <PropertyGroup> <Configuration Condition=" '$(Configuration)' == '' ">Debug</Configuration> <Platform Condition=" '$(Platform)' == '' ">AnyCPU</Platform> <ProductVersion> </ProductVersion> <SchemaVersion>2.0</SchemaVersion> <ProjectGuid>{C664E764-C424-4CD5-AF69-F6B05FB17BA8}</ProjectGuid> <OutputType>Exe</OutputType> <RootNamespace>ReadDriverLicenseInformation</RootNamespace> <AssemblyName>ReadDriverLicenseInformation</AssemblyName> <OldToolsVersion>3.5</OldToolsVersion> <TargetFrameworkVersion>v4.0</TargetFrameworkVersion> </PropertyGroup> <PropertyGroup Condition=" '$(Configuration)|$(Platform)' == 'Debug|AnyCPU' "> <DebugSymbols>true</DebugSymbols> <DebugType>full</DebugType> <Optimize>false</Optimize> <OutputPath>bin\Debug\</OutputPath> <DefineConstants>DEBUG;TRACE</DefineConstants> <ErrorReport>prompt</ErrorReport> <WarningLevel>4</WarningLevel> </PropertyGroup> <PropertyGroup Condition=" '$(Configuration)|$(Platform)' == 'Release|AnyCPU' "> <DebugType>pdbonly</DebugType> <Optimize>true</Optimize> <OutputPath>bin\Release\</OutputPath> <DefineConstants>TRACE</DefineConstants> <ErrorReport>prompt</ErrorReport> <WarningLevel>4</WarningLevel> </PropertyGroup> <ItemGroup> <Reference Include="Bytescout.BarCodeReader"> <HintPath>C:\Program Files\Bytescout BarCode Reader SDK\net4.00\Bytescout.BarCodeReader.dll</HintPath> </Reference> <Reference Include="System" /> <Reference Include="System.Data" /> <Reference Include="System.Drawing" /> <Reference Include="System.Xml" /> </ItemGroup> <ItemGroup> <Compile Include="Program.cs" /> </ItemGroup> <Import Project="$(MSBuildToolsPath)\Microsoft.CSharp.targets" /> <!-- To modify your build process, add your task inside one of the targets below and uncomment it. Other similar extension points exist, see Microsoft.Common.targets. <Target Name="BeforeBuild"> </Target> <Target Name="AfterBuild"> </Target> --> </Project>

ON-PREMISE OFFLINE SDK

60 Day Free Trial or Visit ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK Home Page

Explore ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK Documentation

Explore Samples

Sign Up for ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK Online Training

ON-DEMAND REST WEB API

Get Your API Key

Explore Web API Docs

Explore Web API Samples

VIDEO

ON-PREMISE OFFLINE SDK

60 Day Free Trial or Visit ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK Home Page

Explore ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK Documentation

Explore Samples

Sign Up for ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK Online Training

ON-DEMAND REST WEB API

Get Your API Key

Explore Web API Docs

Explore Web API Samples

Tutorials:

prev
next