Enable barcodes for orders

To manage barcodes and QR codes on your orders, go to the plugin settings panel YITH > Barcodes > Order barcodes and configure all the necessary settings.

  • Generate and apply barcodes on orders: enable this option to enable barcodes or QR codes on orders. From the order page you can also delete the generated barcode.
  • Automatically generate and apply barcodes on new orders: enable this option to generate barcodes automatically as soon as the order is placed.
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  • Code type: choose between Barcode or QR code
  • Order barcode protocol:¬†choose one of the available protocols¬†(only available for barcodes). Available protocols:
    • EAN-13
    • EAN-8
    • UPC-A
    • STD 25
    • INT 25
    • CODE 39
    • CODE 93
    • CODE 128
    • Codabar
  • Generate the barcode using:
    • The order ID
    • The order number
    • A custom field: any of the order custom field.
  • Show barcodes on order page: choose whether to show the order barcode/QR code on the order confirmation page on the frontend.
  • Show order barcode in order email:
    • Never show order barcode in emails
    • Show only in emails sent after the order is set to ‘completed’
    • Show in all emails


Please, note: all the above settings will apply to both barcodes and QR codes.