WHAT IS A QR CODE?
QR Codes (Quick Response Codes) are an evolution of the traditional barcodes.
QR codes can hold significantly more information and are much more flexible.
QR codes can be used for many purposes including to share contacts, links, map locations and much more.
HOW TO SCAN A QR CODE
Open the QR reader app in your phone. ( see below if this is not installed.
Center the QR code in your camera’s viewfinder.
The QR reader will start scanning immediately.
Scanned information will be shown on your phone, without you pressing anything.
If the QR code is a link to a website the site will open in your browser.
If the QR code is a link to a YouTube video, you’ll immediately see video’s image, title and duration.
If the QR code is a geo-location, you’ll see a mini Google Map.
Download free software for reading QR Codes
Android QR Code Apps
iPhone QR Code Apps