Skip to main content

Changelog | Cordova Barcode Scanner

Version 3.0.1 (21 Jul 2021)#

  • ๐Ÿš€ Improvements:
    • iOS: The native iOS SDK framework is no longer contained in the npm package but downloaded after npm install
  • ๐Ÿž Bug fixes:
    • iOS: Fixed a packaging issue with the native iOS SDK framework
  • ๐Ÿš™ Under the hood:
    • iOS: Updated the native iOS Scanbot Barcode Scanner SDK to 3.0.1

Version 3.0.0 (16 Jul 2021)#

  • ๐ŸŽ‰ New:
    • Brand new "Next Generation" machine-learning-based barcode scanning engine with improved reliability and much faster performance
    • API changes for the new barcode engine: added engineMode property on barcode scanning APIs to switch between the legacy barcode engine and the new Next Generation barcode engine. By default, the new engine is used.
    • Re-introduced MSI Plessey barcode recognition (disabled by default)
  • ๐Ÿš™ Under the hood:
    • Updated the native Android Scanbot Barcode Scanner SDK to 3.0.1
    • Updated the native iOS Scanbot Barcode Scanner SDK to 3.0.0

Version 2.1.0 (28 Apr 2021):#

  • ๐ŸŽ‰ New:

    • Added support for zooming in Barcode Scanner! See cameraZoomFactor parameter in startBarcodeScanner.
    • Added new Batch Barcode Scanning function startBatchBarcodeScanner! See startBatchBarcodeScanner.
    • Introduced Document Type Filtering! See acceptedDocumentFormats parameter in startBarcodeScanner.
    • Introduced Barcode Scanning additional parameters. See minimumTextLength, maximumTextLength, minimum1DBarcodesQuietZone, and enableGS1Decoding in startBarcodeScanner.
    • Support for Swiss QR codes
    • Introduced encryption for Barcode Images
  • โš ๏ธ Breaking Changes:

    • Removed finderWidth and finderHeight from BarcodeScannerConfiguration. Use finderAspectRatio instead (see startBarcodeScanner)
    • Removed support for MSI Plessey Barcodes Detection
  • ๐Ÿš€ Improvements:

    • Improved Barcode Detection Accuracy
    • Optimized memory consumption during Barcode Detection
    • Various UI improvements
  • ๐Ÿž Bug fixes:

    • iOS: Fixed a rare out-of-memory crash in barcode scanning on older devices
    • Android: Fixed multiple simultaneous detection results on a single ITF barcode
  • ๐Ÿš™ Under the hood:

    • Updated the native Android Scanbot Barcode Scanner SDK to v1.7.0 (cf. changelog)
    • Updated the native iOS Scanbot Barcode Scanner SDK to v1.11.0 (cf. changelog)

Version 2.0.0 (22 Dec 2020):#

  • ๐Ÿš€ Improvements:
    • Improved detection of several 1D and 2D barcode types
  • ๐Ÿž Bug fixes:
    • iOS: Fixed some issues with submission to App Store Connect ("ERROR ITMS-90xxx...")
    • iOS: Fixed the strip-script
  • โš ๏ธ Breaking Changes:
    • iOS: Dropped support for iOS 9 and iOS 10!
  • ๐Ÿš™ Under the hood:
    • Updated the native Android Scanbot Barcode Scanner SDK to v1.3.0 (cf. changelog)
    • Updated the native iOS Scanbot Barcode Scanner SDK to v1.8.4 (cf. changelog)

Version 1.0.0 (13 Feb 2020):#

  • ๐ŸŽ‰ First release.