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Scan barcodes or QR codes in inspections
Learn how to scan barcodes or QR codes in inspections via the mobile app.
Why scan barcodes or QR codes in inspections?
Scanning barcodes or QR codes is a great way to automate data entry to minimize human error. With SafetyCulture, you can scan barcodes or QR codes in inspections to streamline data entry without compromising accuracy.
What you'll need
You can scan QR codes and the following types of 1D and 2D barcodes:
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Scan a barcode or QR code in an inspection
Open the mobile app.
Tap Inspections at the bottom of your screen.
Progress through the inspection accordingly.
Tap on the question's right-hand side and select Barcode/QR code scanner from the pop-up options.
Focus the camera on the barcode or QR code.
The scanned value should appear at the top of your screen. If the value isn't quite right, try focusing your camera on the barcode or QR code again. Then, tap Use value or at the upper-right of your screen.
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