Need more customized barcode reading, Optical Character Recognition (OCR) or data collection software? Honeywell's Total Freedom™ scanning software development platform, created to enable development for Honeywell area-imaging scanners, provides an open-system architecture with unlimited possibilities for developing plug-ins using familiar programming languages (C and C++). The Total Freedom™ platform supports both decoding and formatting plug-ins for reading proprietary or non-standard barcodes and parsing barcode data in any order.