Barcode objects in a document
Embed a barcode control into a Word 97, 2000, XP or 2003 document
A short description of how to add a barcode to a Word document: First launch
Word and create a new document or open an already existing document. 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".
Alternatively you can use the function "More controls..." from the "Control Toolbox" of Word to embed the control:
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