Code 128c Barcode Generation Options

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The Code 128c barcode specification is used in IDAutomation Barcode Fonts, Components and Applications to create a Code 128 Barcode in character set C, which includes pairs of numbers, as well as, the GS1 FNC-1 function.

  • Using the Code 128c Barcode Fonts with a font encoder returns text formatted to the Code 128 Barcode specifications.
  • Using Uni_C128c with a Universal Barcode Font Encoder returns text formatted to the Universal Barcode Font, which is a single cross-platform font (Windows, Mac, Linux and UNIX) that creates several barcode types.
  • The Code128c option in all Components and Applications will produce an image that includes all applicable start and stop digits with checksum characters when required.
  • Nat_Code128c creates a “native” barcode from pure text without requiring fonts or components. These options exist in the Native Generators for Crystal Reports, Access, FileMaker, JavaScript and Oracle Reports.

Fig. 1. Code 128c barcode encoding “1234567890”.

Code 128c Barcode Encoding "1234567890"

The above Code 128c barcode symbol was created with the Barcode Image Generator. A free online version of the barcode generator is also available for testing purposes.

The Code 128c barcode type is easily read and verified with the IDAutomation USB Barcode Scanner.