Quick guide

Quick introduction to the Barcode Generator


Select barcode type


Barcode type

Select the appropriate barcode symbology here.


Enter character string to be encoded



(F6)   Text...Icon
Enter the text of the barcode to be coded here. Some barcode types also support the coding of control characters..


Adjust size

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Size in Pixels

Set the size of the barcode in pixels.


Set the desired DPI here. This specification is used to calculate the real size (status bar below). This value is also saved in the image file as PNG, BMP, TIFF or JPEG when exporting.

Set size to

Here you can quickly and easily select an automatically calculated barcode size.


Other optional settings

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Select the font for the barcode text.


(F8)   ShowtextIcon
Decide whether the human readable text line is included or not.


Change the width and height of the borders an the notch length here.


(F9-F12)   RotateIcon
Select the orientation of the barcode in 90 degrees steps.


  Align centerIcon
Switches the alignment of the barcode.

Foreground color

  Foreground color...Icon
Select the foreground color for the barcode.

Background color

  Background color...Icon
Select the background color for the barcode.


Use barcode

Bearbeiten Drucken

Copy Bitmap

(Ctrl+B)   Copy BitmapIcon
Copies the barcode as a bitmap to the clipboard. Many applications can use this format. Bitmaps are not free scaleable.

Vector graphics

(Ctrl+M)   Copy MetafileIcon
Copies the barcode as meta-graphics to the clipboard. Most applications can use this interchange format. Meta-graphics is free scaleable.

Print one Barcode

  One barcode...Icon
Use this function to print a barcode in exact dimensions and on a specific place on a sheet of paper. Example: Print one barcode exactly onto a page.

Print Labels

Print labels with barcodes on it. Example: Printing barcode labels.

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