From manufacturing industry to various apps, QR Code has come a long way. Today not only on products but also in magazines, billboards and almost everywhere you can notice the inevitable presence of QR Code. Even apps like WhatsApp and Twitter are using QR Codes. For iPhone users, scanning QR Code is easy now a day by using Google Chrome, and today we are going to learn about that only.
As we mentioned above that the usage of QR Code is now becoming universal hence you probably need to scan multiple QR Codes for many times every day. For this purpose, you need to know how you can scan a QR Code by using Google Chrome on your iPhone.
How to Scan a QR Code using Google Chrome on iPhone
Step #1. Make sure you got an updated version of Google Chrome on your iPhone so if you have any doubts regarding that then update it manually.
There are two different methods on how you can scan QR Code depending on whether you have an iPhone with the 3D Touch feature or without it. So first let’s check how you can scan QR Code on iPhone with 3D Touch feature.
Step #2. Perform a 3D Touch gesture on the Google Chrome app icon and then from the 3D Touch menu tap on ‘Scan QE Code.’
For those who don’t have the 3D Touch support in their iPhones, please follow Step #3 and Step #4.
Step #3. Go to the first page of Home screen and swipe right and access Spotlight.
Step #4. Now, type ‘QR Code’ in the search box and then scroll down till you find ‘Scan QR Code’ option, which you will find under Chrome section and then tap on it to open.
Now the following steps must be followed by both 3D Touch and non-3D Touch iPhone users.
Step #5. Now your iPhone’s camera must be opened and displaying a frame with rounded corners. Point your camera in such a way that QR Code fixes right in the center of that frame.
Note: If the QR Code is in the format of an URL then Safari will automatically open the related display.
This is how you can scan QR Code by using Google Chrome on iPhone and thus you will not need a unique QR Code scanning app for that purpose. Isn’t this process easy? Do let us know how helpful you found this feature.