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The ZBar Scanner Plugin allows you to scan 2d barcodes.

Requires Cordova plugin: cordova-plugin-cszbar. For more info, please see the zBar plugin docs.

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npm install cordova-plugin-cszbarnpm install @ionic-native/zbarionic cap syncionic cordova plugin add cordova-plugin-cszbarnpm install @ionic-native/zbar
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Supported Platforms

  • Android
  • iOS



See here.


import { ZBar, ZBarOptions } from '@ionic-native/zbar/ngx';

constructor(private zbar: ZBar) { }


let options: ZBarOptions = {
      flash: 'off',
      drawSight: false

   .then(result => {
      console.log(result); // Scanned code
   .catch(error => {
      console.log(error); // Error message