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I need to print a BC closer to left margin

I need to print a BC closer to left margin

I need to print a BC closer to left margin

It appears that the logical page margin is around .25 inch from the left edge. I need to print a barcode around 1/8 of an inch from the left edge. Do I use HMI to do this?

RE: I need to print a BC closer to left margin

You CAN'T do it.

The absolute clip limit is 1/5 inch from top and left.

Jim Asman

RE: I need to print a BC closer to left margin

If you send the info directly to the printer using
Esc&a0h0v you will get as close to the left and top as you can. Remember to have a capital letter as the end of the

I think you can actually get 64 (printable) lines on an 8.5 x 11 but the last line be sure an not send a
CRLF until you have change the line location to above the last line.

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