Printing human-readable characters

Some bar code fonts include human-readable characters as part of the font's design;

This bar code was produced using a single formula field;

  BarcodeUPCA("UPA-0.B", {table.FIELD})

Some bar code fonts do not include human-readable characters as part of the font's design. To print human-readable text underneath bar codes (which may including check characters) use the same bar code function as the bar code, but use H instead of B;


00123457

This bar code was produced using two formula fields;

  BarcodeINTERLEAVED2OF5("ITF-0.BA", {table.FIELD})
  BarcodeINTERLEAVED2OF5("ITF-0.HA", {table.FIELD})

Note: Often, check characters are not required or do not appear in the human-readable text because the bar codes types does not produce printable check characters.

To print human-readable text underneath bar codes without check characters - simply use the text or field itself, printed using any normal text font;


12345

This bar code was produced using two formula fields;

  BarcodeINTERLEAVED2OF5("ITF-0.BA", {table.FIELD})
  {table.FIELD}
 

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