Output barcode screenshot (PLANET symbology)

Planet barcode sample

PLANET (The Postal Alpha Numeric Encoding Technique) barcode is used by the United States Postal Service to identify and track pieces of mail during delivery – the Post Office’s “CONFIRM” services.

Important: you can also use BarCode Windows Forms or Web ImageControl instead. To use the Windows Formscontrol in Visual Studio please open Toolbox and open “Bytescout Software” tab and drag-n-drop “BarCode” control into your WinForms or ASP.NET application (in design mode)

Visual Basic:

Imports Bytescout.BarCode

Module Module1

Sub Main()
‘ Create new barcode
Dim barcode As New Barcode()

‘ Set symbology
barcode.Symbology = SymbologyType.Planet

‘ Set value
barcode.Value = “123456789012”

‘ Save barcode to image

‘ Show image in default image viewer
End Sub

End Module


using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Text;
using System.Diagnostics;

using Bytescout.BarCode;

namespace Sample
class Program
static void Main(string[] args)
// Create new barcode
Barcode barcode = new Barcode();

// Set symbology
barcode.Symbology = SymbologyType.Planet;

// Set value
barcode.Value = “123456789012”;

// Save barcode to image

// Show image in default image viewer