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QR Code and Micro QR Code generator for Inkscape

Project description

QR Code generator for Inkscape

While Inkscape provides a QR Code generator, this extension provides slightly more options (i.e. generation of Micro QR Codes and an optimal error correction level) and should be standard-conform.

This Inkscape extension includes Segno, a BSD-licensed, pure Python library which implements the ISO/IEC 18004:2015(E) standard for QR Codes.


Download the source distribution, extract it an copy inkscape_qrcode.inx and the inkscape_qrcode directory into the target directoy (see below).

The QR Code generator should appear in the menu Extensions > Render > Barcode > QR Code (Segno)

Inkscape extension path


  • global: /Applications/

  • local: $HOME/.config/inkscape/extensions


  • global: /usr/share/inkscape/extensions

  • local: $HOME/.config/inkscape/extensions


  • global: C:\Program Files\Inkscape\share\extensions

  • local: C:\Documents and Settings\User\Application Data\Inkscape\extensions


0.1.6 - 2018-03-21

  • Updated docs and provide an additional zip file

0.1.5 - 2018-03-13

  • Updated Segno to version 0.2.7

  • Fixed #1 “Support for Structured Append”

  • Fixed #2 (avoid exceptions if a Micro QR Code is chosen)

0.1.4 - 2017-01-31

  • Updated Segno version to 0.2.4 to avoid problems with Micro QR Codes

0.1.3 - 2016-09-15

  • Fixed inkscape_qrcode.inx (pointed to a wrong path)

  • Fixed Python packaging

0.1.2 - 2016-09-15

  • Updated underlying Segno version to 0.2.0 since the previous version may create invalid QR Codes if “error boost” is enabled

0.1.1 - 2016-09-07

  • Initial release

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