How to make your own QR code barcode with a logo in it.
QR codes might be useful for putting on websites, business cards, clothing, buildings with coloured bricks or cunningly place windows to form a giant QR code?
Method in brief:
Use a QR code generator with error correction set as high as possible.
Draw a logo on the barcode, relying on error correction to make up for the lost data.
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You will need.......
Paint / Paint Shop Pro / Gimp / Photoshop (pretty much any drawing software will do).
An internet connection (but if you are reading this I guess that one should not be a problem).
Step 1: Generate the Barcode
Go to the Raco QR code generator.
Add the message you want to be included in the barcode.
Set error correction to H (~30% of codewords can be restored).
Generate the barcode.
Save the barcode: Right click on the barcode image and save as….