The barcodes field type allows you to scan a barcode or QR code to retrieve or store a value automatically.
When the barcode field is tapped on a popup will display allowing you to either enter in the code manually or to click a scan button. When the scan button is clicked, the device's camera can then be used to capture the code.
Mobile App Record Search
Fulcrum also supports using the barcode scanner within the record search feature on mobile apps to filter records from the mobile application that contain the code.
Supported Barcode Types
Here is the full list of supported barcode types:
- Bluetooth barcode scanners that act as a keyboard inputs can also work on Fulcrum's web or mobile apps. Since these scanner act as keyboard input you do not need to use our dedicated barcode fields (you will not be using the camera to capture the code). You can simply use a text or numeric field to capture the code through the bluetooth scanner that is paired to your device or computer.