Get barcode text

Last published at: May 14th, 2024


Gets the text representing the barcode


  • barcodeFilePath – file path to the barcode file
  • barcodeType – select the type of barcode, QR, etc
  • textVarGlobal – variable or global to hold the barcode text 


  • True – step executed successfully
  • False – step failed to execute 



Let’s build and execute the getbarcodetextDef example.          

  • Create a new definition called “getbarcodetextDef
  • Select the definition and click the “design” button
  • Drag a getbarcodetext step from the toolbox
  • Connect the dots between the start and getbarcodetext step 

  • Configure the step using the following properties:

  • Create a workflow instance and execute, the workflow will recognize the text represented by the barcode image