QRCode Plant

QRCode Plant is a Joomla! plugin which embeds QR codes into Joomal! articles or any other content. The plugin uses Google charts API to create QR codes. See the list of main features of QRCode Plant plugin below:

Documentation & Samples

Use the code below to embed a QR code:
[qrcode type="plain" size="200"]QRCode Plant[/qrcode]

The code creates a QR code image 200 x 200 pixels for QRCode Plant plain text. See the result below:
QRCode Plant
Find the list of possible parameters for qrcode tag below:

Joomla! article

Set type parameter to article if it is desired to encode a link to an article. Enter article ID in id parameter of [qrcode] tag or between [qrcode] and [/qrcode] tags.

Samples
  1. Encode a link to the article with ID = 5.

    [qrcode type="article" id="5"]
    
    or
    [qrcode type="article"]5[/qrcode]
    

Calendar event

Set type parameter to event if it is desired to encode a calendar event. Enter event name in name parameter of [qrcode] tag or between [qrcode] and [/qrcode] tags. It is possible to use the following parameters for calendar event:


Contact details

Set type parameter to contact if it is desired to encode contact details. Enter a contact name between [qrcode] and [/qrcode] tags. It is possible to use the following parameters for contact details:



Samples
  1. Encode contact details

    [qrcode type="contact" encoding="vcard" company="ACME, Inc" phone="+111-555-1212" email="test@domain.com" address="100 Waters Edge,Baytown,LA,30314,United States of America" site="http://www.test.com" note="sample contact"]
    Test contact
    [/qrcode]
    
    Test contact

Email

Set type parameter to email if it is desired to encode an email. Enter an email between [qrcode] and [/qrcode] tags.

Samples
  1. Encode an email.

    [qrcode type="email"]test@domain.com[/qrcode]
    
    test@domain.com

Geo location

Set type parameter to geo if it is desired to encode a geo location. It is possible to use the following parameters for a geo location:



Samples
  1. Encode a geo location.

    [qrcode type="geo" longtitude="14.420460" latitude="50.087811"][/qrcode]
    
    or
    [qrcode type="geo"]14.420460;50.087811[/qrcode]
    
    14.420460;50.087811

Phone number

Set type parameter to phone if it is desired to encode an phone number. Enter a phone number between [qrcode] and [/qrcode] tags.

Samples
  1. Encode a phone number.

    [qrcode type="phone"]+420-5-55-55-55-55[/qrcode]
    
    +420-5-55-55-55-55
It is possible to enter phone in different formats. For example:

+42055555-55-55
+420555555555
and etc.

Plain text

Set type parameter to plain if it is desired to encode a plain text. Enter a text between [qrcode] and [/qrcode] tags.

Samples
  1. Encode a text.

    [qrcode type="plain"]QRCode Plant[/qrcode]
    
    QRCode Plant

SMS

Set type parameter to sms if it is desired to encode an sms. Enter an sms text between [qrcode] and [/qrcode] tags and a phone number in phone parameter of [qrcode] tag.

Samples
  1. Encode an sms.

    [qrcode type="sms" phone="+420-5-55-55-55-55"]Call me please[/qrcode]
    
    Call me please

Link

Set type parameter to link if it is desired to encode a link. Enter a link between [qrcode] and [/qrcode] tags.

Samples
  1. Encode a link.

    [qrcode type="link"]http://www.j-plant.com[/qrcode]
    
    http://www.j-plant.com
  2. Encode a link of the current page.

    [qrcode type="link"][/qrcode]
    

Wi-Fi network

Set type parameter to wifi if it is desired to encode Wi-Fi credentials. Enter an SSID between [qrcode] and [/qrcode] tags. It is possible to use the following parameters for Wi-Fi credentials:



Samples
  1. Encode Wi-Fi credentials.

    [qrcode type="wifi" net="wpa" pass="123456"]Wi-Fi HotSpot[/qrcode]
    
    Wi-Fi HotSpot

YouTube

Set type parameter to youtube if it is desired to encode a link to a YouTube video. Enter a video ID between [qrcode] and [/qrcode] tags. It is possible to use the following parameters for YouTube type:



Samples
  1. Encode a link to a YouTube video.

    [qrcode type="youtube" linkType="mobile"]cAufYW9SBm8[/qrcode]
    
    cAufYW9SBm8