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Quick Response Codes are 2-dimensional barcodes, which can be used for many things. Data are encoded into a graphical format which then can be read by a camera and evaluated using special apps (barcode readers). Example usages include linking to web pages or exchanging contact data. See the 'info' ...

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What is the easiest-to-explain way to read a QR Code?

What is the easiest way to teach/enable someone else to read a QR Code? Please notice, I'm not asking how to read a QR Code. I know there's a lot of apps to do it. I'm asking what is the easiest way ...
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Why won't my phone download my VCARD?

Note: I'm not sure if this is the best SE to post this to. If there's a better one, please point me there. I have a QR code that links to a VCARD. It downloads fine when I type the URL in on ...
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QR-code reader keyboard [duplicate]

Say I have a bunch of QR codes and a bunch of apps that need the input data from the QR codes. What would be ideal in my scenario is an app that works as a QR-code reader implemented as an Android ...
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Settings related to reading QR codes

I wanted to use the Google Authenticator app to set up two factor authentication. However when I click on the button to scan a QR code, it opens up a camera with 'NAB Banking' at the top (my internet ...
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Scanning a QR code into a browser text input?

I have a bit of an edge use-case of QR codes. I would like to be able to scan a QR code via a phones camera and have that value pasted into a browser text input. Is this possible given any current ...
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QR code printer/reader?

I run a small business repairing computers. Sometimes I have very similar looking computers, and shenanigans ensue if the customer labels fall off or the serial numbers I record become detached from ...
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Is there a way to scan unusual barcodes?

I know there are plenty of apps that can read QR codes and standard barcodes. Does anyone know of a way to scan unusual barcodes, such as ones found on mail trackers or flight tickets, etc? I imagine ...
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Add calendar event from QR-encoded vcard

Is there any way to BOTH decode QR codes for vcard-format calendar events without mangling the dates, AND add them to the calendar (ICS or newer) when recognized? So far, using QR codes generated ...
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Where can I get the QR code for an app on the Play Store? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What’s the easiest way to create a QR code for a link? I searched the site, and I've searched google with no answer. Posting QR code images on a webpage is convenient, ...
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QR Code : Is there an app for Android that will manipulate the result received from decrypted QR Code..? [closed]

I want an QR code reader application that can read and use qr code in my customized way. Actually I am generating a QR code from my web-application and taking their print outs. Size of the print is ...
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Is there a QR code reader with instant sync to PC?

QR codes are a great idea, but often I find that I would be better off reading the content on my PC instead of my phone. What I really would want is an app that would read a QR code and instantly send ...
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QR scanner that doesn't want to access my contact list

(I am new to Android and to this site, so please bear with me if my question is extremely stupid and if I got the tags all wrong. Feel free to improve, though.) I want an app to scan the occasional ...
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Open Source “My QR code” app to quickly share my contact details?

Especially in Japan/Korea, there are many proprietary apps to quickly share your name+email+phone. Example here. They all work the same way: At first use, enter your name, email, phone: It generates ...
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How can I read large QRs in Android?

I have used the Zxing app here but I cannot read large QRs with it, how can I do that? By Large, I mean that I want read a content with a lot of text (I am able to make them as large as possible by ...
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How to utilize those Market QR codes?

Once in a while I see a description of a program that is to be installed via Android market. It is often accompanied by a two-dimensional barcode looking like a QR code that I guess somehow contains a ...
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Is there an app for Android that will continuously and automatically scan for QR codes? [closed]

I want to put my Android device in a fixed position, and have the device's camera continuously scan for and respond to QR codes. For example,I have a few QR codes. I want to be able to put the first ...
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Can I generate a QR code for a contact?

I'm pretty sure I remember someone showing me a tool they were using to generate QR codes for individual contacts on their Android. Is there an app that does this either specifically for contacts or ...
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App that reads images of QR codes?

Very often I will be browsing the internet on my HTC Evo. I constantly come across websites that reference an android application, and provide a QR code of the URL to download the application from ...
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What's the easiest way to create a QR code for a link?

The title is pretty self explanatory on this one.