[Tutorial] How To Read QR Codes With Your iPhone

QR code which is acronym for Quick Response is a two dimensional bar code that you probably notice on a lot of websites, newspapers, magazines or products in your supermarket. More recently, the system has become popular outside of the industry due to its fast readability and large storage capacity compared to standard UPC barcodes. By using your iPhone camera you can quickly and easy scan those codes and see product information’s, lunch a web site, send SMS message, etc… In this tutorial I will show you how to read QR codes with your iPhone with a small app that you need to install on your phone.

To get started follow steps below

Step 1: On your iPhone lunch the App Store

Step 2: Then search for neoreader

Step 3: From the search results list select NeoReader by NeoMedia Technologies and install this app

Step 4: Once installation is completed open NeoReader app

Step 5: When you open NeoReader for the first time it will take you to Settings page where you can adjust its settings as you wish. Once you are done, at the bottom of your screen tap on Scan button

Step 6: Now simply tap on any black space of NeoReader screen to scan a QR code

Step 7: Now point your iPhone camera at QR code and NeoReader will locate it and scan.

Step 8: Once you have scanned the code you will get a confirmation message saying Code Found. Tap on Continue button

Next time whenever you need to scan a QR code simply take your iPhone, lunch NeoReader app and point your camera at QR code.

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Boris Zegarac is Staff Writer at TheTechJournal. He is our Tutorial Expert. He is a web developer and web designer who is also interested in Computers and Smartphones. You can follow him at his Google + profile page

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