Android: Editing and Deleting Barcodes

Learn how to adjust your inventory barcodes with a few taps of your finger.

As a comprehensive inventory management solution, ONE-KEY™ lets you integrate the barcoding system you've been using with our app. Our built-in barcode scanner makes it easy for you to upload and track tools and equipment from all brands and manufacturers.


When barcodes start to wear, One-Key makes changing your worn out barcodes quick and easy, ensuring your inventory items are always seen by our system and accounted for. 


In this article, we'll show you how to edit or delete your barcodes.

Note: The screens featured in this article may appear different than what you see on your device due to different phone manufacturers having different procedures.

Get started on the mobile app

  • Launch the One-Key app on your mobile device.
  • The homepage, or Inventory Dashboard, will display on your screen.

How to edit your barcode

Barcodes are a great way to keep track of the tools and equipment you have that are neither compatible with One-Key nor inherently trackable. But you may need to change your barcodes when they start to wear to ensure you'll be able to scan these items. One-Key makes it easy to replace your barcodes. 

  • From the inventory items' screen, select the item with the barcode you’d like to edit.  
  • At the bottom of the screen, you will see your assigned barcode’s info. Tap your barcode and a screen will display, asking you if you'd like to either
  1. Replace barcode
  2. Remove barcode 

      • Tap "Replace barcode" to manually enter the barcode info or scan the new barcode using your smartphone's camera. 


    • A pop-up will appear, asking if you'd like to assign this barcode. Tap “Assign


    We've replaced an old barcode with (as pictured above) a new, durable One-Key asset ID tag,  which should last the life of your tool. This tool's asset ID tag will now be tracked by One-Key once again. 

    How to delete your barcode

    You might find you want to delete your barcode. One-Key makes this process simple. You'll follow similar steps to editing your barcode. 

    • Tap your barcode's info, as we did in the above example where we edited your barcode.
    • Select Remove barcode.
    • A confirmation pop-up will appear. If you're sure you want to delete your barcode, select “Remove.”


    Your barcode has been deleted.

    One-Key makes replacing and deleting your worn out barcodes quick and easy.