Can MSAccess interpret barcodes Can MSAccess interpret barcodes ddeemac (Programmer) (OP) 28 Dec 00 16:14 Is it possible to have MSAccess interpret data from a barcode scanner and store that information into a database? RE: Can MSAccess interpret barcodes jimmythegeek (Programmer) 28 Dec 00 20:50 DougP is the resident Bar Code expert. If you notice, he is the at the top of the Top Members list to the right. He's your man. Jim Lundecompugeeks@hotmail.comCustom Application Development RE: Can MSAccess interpret barcodes DougP (MIS) 29 Dec 00 09:23 Thanks for the Plug Jim DougP, MCP firstname.lastname@example.org Ask me how Bar-codes can help you be more productive. RE: Can MSAccess interpret barcodes Francescina (Programmer) 30 Dec 00 13:42 Integrating barcodes in Access applications demands:1.) a barcode font for output (reports)2.) a scanner for inputGenerally, Barcodes are numbers or strings and can be stored as such in a table field. Practical approach:Position the cursor in the form control where you want to store the barcode information.Scan the barcodeThe number or string will appear in the form control.