Barcode objects in a presentation
Embed a barcode control into a PowerPoint 2003 document
This instructions show you how to embed the ActiveBarcode control into your document. You can
automate the control using a macro. If you just want to add a static picture of a barcode, please
use the ActiveBarcode Generator instead and transfer the picture of the barcode with copy/paste
into your document.
PowerPoint and create a new presentation or open an already existing presentation. Now go to the menu "Insert"
and select "Object..." from that item list:
A dialog box appears on the screen:
Select "ActiveBarcode" now
and click "Ok".
Now a barcode will be created inside your
document. This will be a standard barcode of EAN-128 type. This is the default type. You can change this to
any barcode type supported by ActiveBarcode:
Now you can modify this barcode. You can change the type, text, colors etc. For this click
inside the barcode with the right mouse button. A pop up menu will open:
Select "ActiveBarcode-Object" and then "Properties...".
dialog of ActiveBarcode will open. Here you can modify the barcode as
This manual was created by Frank Horn