Using QRStuff QR Code Scanner
QRStuff offers a QR code scanner that allows you to create your own QR codes and scan codes in one convenient iOS-friendly website.
The site is a great alternative to using the Apple camera because QRStuff offers a more secure scanner. Unlike your iOS camera, it gives you a preview of the QR content before taking action and sending you immediately to the site, allowing you to choose if you actually want to go to the site or content. Imagine you just realized the QR code took you to a scam site, or tried to take you somewhere inappropriate, or a site loaded with popups that could crash your phone. QRStuff QR Code Scanner helps you avoid these unpleasant situations seamlessly!
In addition, QRStuff QR Code Scanner allows you to also create your own codes! You can then use these codes to put on menus, share emails, business cards, websites, phone numbers, print and online advertisements, and more. It’s a fast, convenient and safe way to share your content with friends, family, clients and business associates. Learn how easy it is to use below.
How to Use the QRStuff QR Code Scanner on iOS
Learning how to use the QRStuff QR code scanner is quick, easy and secure on your iPhone and iPad.
On your iPhone or iPad, open your web browser like Safari or Chrome. Then, type www.qrstuff.com in the search window. Now select “Scan” from the menu in the top right corner that looks like 3 horizontal white lines.
You will be sent to the QR code scanner page. You will then need to give permission to QRStuff to access your device’s camera to allow the scanner to be able to capture the QR code. Conveniently, you only need to grant permission the first time you use it. It will work automatically in the future!
Point your iPhone or iPad camera at the QR code to be scanned. You will see a preview of the content, and then be taken to the content the QR code holds such as a website, menu, email or phone number!
How to Create a Shortcut to Use the QR Stuff QR Code Scanner Like an App
First, launch your web browser, like Safari or Chrome, and go to the scanner page by finding “Scan” in the top right menu. Tap the “Share” button on the toolbar that looks like a rectangle with an arrow pointing upward.
Tap the “Add to Home Screen” icon in the Share menu. You will then be prompted to enter a name for the shortcut. Name it something easy to remember like “QR Scanner”. The icon will then appear on your device’s home screen.
To use it, simply tap the shortcut icon to go to the QRStuff QR code scanner. Now it’s even easier and faster to use!