KA.Barcode for Crystal Reports
How to Generate ISBN in Crystal Reports
How to generate, insert ISBN barcode images in Crystal Reports
  • Easily generate & create ISBN barcode in Crystal Reports in .NET
  • Creating & printing ISBN in Crystal Reports in .NET 2.0, 3.0, 3.5 and later versions
  • Supporting ISBN and other barcodes such as barcodes including ISSN for Crystal Reports, EAN-8 for Crystal Reports, EAN-13 for Crystal Reports, Code 2 of 5, QR Codes, PDF 417, etc.
  • Various image format supported including Png, Gif, Jpg, Bmp, etc.
  • ISBN barcode image rotation supported including 90, 180, and 270 degrees.
  • Create scannable ISBN compatible with latest International standard ISO 2108 specification
  • Royalty free with purchase of a developer license
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ISBN Barcode Generator for Crystal Reports - Overview

KeepAutomation ISBN Barcode Generator for Crystal Reports is an amazing barcode generation tool that enables you to create ISBN and 20+ other linear and 2D barcodes in your Crystal Reports in .NET at high speed.

All ISBN barcodes generated with this generator are compatible with corresponding ISO/IEC barcode specifications, so you don't really need to worry about the size and all that. Various ISBN barcode settings, like size, rotation, color etc, is available for you to adjust in the property

KeepAutomation also provides other ISBN barcode generators:

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ISBN Barcode Generator for Crystal Reports- Features

  • Scannable & Valid ISBN compatible specifications

  • Checksum digits calculated automatically according to the ISBN ISO/IEC requirements

  • Advanced algorithm to generate scannable ISBN barcodes with proper size

  • Easy to create ISBN barcode generation with few steps

  • Support ISBN barcode and various linear and matrix barcodes

  • Easy adjustment for ISBN parameters like bar width, font and color settings

  • Supporting generating ISBN barcode in various image formats like Png, Jpg, Gif, and Bmp

How to Generate ISBN Barcode in Crystal Reports in .NET


Download the KeepAutomation ISBN Barcode Generator for Crystal Reports and unzip.


  1. Open the unzipped package file, in the dataset "BarcodeDemoData.mdb" you will find a table "Customer", with three columns inside: "ID", "CustomerId", "CustomerName".

  2. There is a CustomerDataSet.xsd file for "BarcodeDemoData.mdb", which defines all above three columns in Customer table, also define one extra column named "Barcode", with data type "xs:base64Binary".

ISBN Barcode Generation Demo:

  1. Create a new .NET project with "Crystal Reports Application" as template. Name the project as "CrystalReportsBarcode"

  2. Create a new report "Using the Report Wizard", and choose "Standard", and click "OK" button.

  3. In "Data" form, expand "Create New Connection", and expand "ADO.NET".

  4. In "Connection" form, select the "CustomerDataSet.xsd" in your downloaded sample dataset package. Then click "Finish" button.

  5. In "Data" form, and add table "Customer". Then click "Next".

  6. In "Fields" form, add all three columns in the table "Customer". Click "Finish".

  7. In CrystalReport1.rpt, add field "Barcode" to the report Section 3 (Details)

  8. In your .NET project solution explorer, add "KeepAutomation.Barcode.WinForms.dll" to your project reference.

  9. Open your Form1.cs in Design view, double click the form, enter Form1.cs.

  10. Copy the following code into the method Form1_Load

  11. Run the report and you will see an ISBN barcode generated in your Crystal Reports.