How to Scan Codes with a Smartphone

At present, you may have seen the QR codes that are available on lots of products and items as well as you can see them on advertisements because they give you the detailed information about the product one which the code appears. The QR codes refer to the small black and white squares available on almost all products these days. If you want to know more about the product then you can scan the QR codes available on the product and able to get more information about it.

In addition to this, you can also use the QR codes on the things in your workplace and able to get know about the company or items in most effective and convenient way. In order to access the information available on the QR codes, it is essential for you to have a scanning app in your mobile device. At present, you can find lots of scanning apps that you can download in your mobile that depend on the type and model of smartphone your use. So, if you want to know how to scan with smartphone then here is some best ways with detailed information for you to scan the QR codes with great comfort with your smartphone.

Scan in an Android:

Scan in an Android

If you have an Android device then you have to follow the below mentioned process so that you can scan the QR codes with your smartphone:

• First of all, you have to visit Google Play from there you can easily search for the Scanner.

• After that, you can tap the name of the programs that you are going to use for the scanning of the code, you have some options like Barcode Scanner, Google Goggles and QR Scanner in which you can choose the one best according to the type of your smartphone.

• Now, you can tap to install and then select Accept and Download to get the scanner downloaded in your device.

• Once the downloading completes then you can open the scanner and follow the prompts to set up the app and then allow the app to access the camera.

• Now, you can start scanning and press the Scanner button to start scanning. The scanner will stop scanning once the QR code is scanned completely.

Scan in an iOS:

Scan in an iOS

If you are one who is using the iOS platform then here is the procedure for you that you can follow to scan the codes:
• At first, tap on the App Store and make your search for the QR Scanner
• Now, you can enter the name of the scanner app that you want to use for scanning.

• You have to tap Free or the price of the app and then press the Install button. You may also have to give you your ID or password to download the scanning app in your device.

• Once the app is installed then you can click on the app on your home screen and follow the complete setup process for scanning.

• Now you can press the scanner button to scan the code and get complete information about the product easily.

Bill Sutton
How to Scan Codes with a Smartphone?