Simple way to generate a QR code within a controller (TYPO3 CMS)

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Simple way to generate a QR code within a controller (TYPO3 CMS)

What does it do?

Generates a QR code within a controller, saves the QR code in fileadmin folder and outputs the result in frontend.

You can set the target url and up to two different color options via FlexForms.


Add via composer:

composer require "passionweb/generate-qr-code"
  • Install the extension via composer
  • Flush TYPO3 and PHP Cache


This example uses the chillerlan/php-qrcode library for qr code generation.

Source: chillerlan/php-qrcode library

Extension settings

There are no extension settings available.

Troubleshooting and logging

If something does not work as expected take a look at the log file. Every problem is logged to the TYPO3 log (normally found in var/log/typo3_*.log)

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