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Need UCC/EAN 128 font

Need UCC/EAN 128 font

Need UCC/EAN 128 font

(OP)
I'd like to find a UCC/EAN 128 font so we can incorporate barcode creation into our Powerbuilder application. Does anyone have any recommendations?

I believe I'd need UCC/EAN 128 True Type Font. Is that correct?

Thank you.

RE: Need UCC/EAN 128 font

PeterK04,
do you need the font for viewing on screen or printing?  if printing to what type of printer?  if it's intermec or zebra all you need to do is pass the control codes from you application.  if laserjet - i believe it's just the barcodes & more dimm and then pass the appropriate control codes.
hth
regards,
longhair

RE: Need UCC/EAN 128 font

(OP)
I need to print the barcode on documents generated by our application for futher interal processing. These documents are printed mostly on HP LaserJet printers.

What is "dimm"?

RE: Need UCC/EAN 128 font

PeterK04,
you should be able to just get the correct DIMM from HP.  install it on the printers.  in your app, if it doesn't already have it, you will need to code the barcode commands using HP's printer control language.
regards,
longhair

RE: Need UCC/EAN 128 font

k04,
Does the "Powerbuilder" have VB capability? If so a great site for a free EAN 128 font and VB module is

 http://grandzebu.net/informatique/codbar-en/codbar.htm

It might take some tweaking to get it in, since I know nothing of the Powerbuilder you mentioned.
Jim

RE: Need UCC/EAN 128 font

(OP)
We have tested code3of9 as described in this tread: http://www.tek-tips.com/viewthread.cfm?qid=326430 and it worked. Basically all I need is UCC/EAN 128 True Type Font placed in "C:\WINDOWS\Fonts" directory.

k04, I'll tkae a look at the suggested site.

RE: Need UCC/EAN 128 font

Hello,every one!

I want to get the specification of EAN-5.
Can you help me? Thanks.

Grettings,
Dave

RE: Need UCC/EAN 128 font

Hello!

If you want to get the font of EAN/UCC 128,you can visit this web site:
http://grandzebu.net/

You need to click the first link of this page, then you can find the infomation you need.

RE: Need UCC/EAN 128 font

david,
GrandZebu's EAN-13 has the extensions for the EAN-13/2 and EAN-13/5.

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