HIBC barcodes have been used in the medical field since 1984, but to get the data structure right, a bit knowledge is required. Various date formats, new addons for quantities and splitting into primary and secondary barcodes doesn't make it easier. This document provides an overview here.Download PDF
Prisym Design 6 is licensed through a license number. To activate your license, you must send your customer license key to us. To transfer the license, you can release it in license view and you will receive a 7-digit deactivation code, that you will need when we activate it again.Information only
Especially in the chemical industry, we keep getting requests for superscript or subscript characters. Since Prisym Design offers full Unicode support, all important characters are there. This document shows where you can find the corresponding characters.
For the GS1-128 and GS1 Datamatrix barcodes, there are guidelines for valid characters to be used in content in accordance with the GS1 specification.
This PDF shows all valid characters. Also note that a space is an invalid character according to the GS1 specification.
With Code128 there are 3 character sets A, B and C that can be switched. This is the reason for names like Code-128A
This document shows all characters that are possible in the respective character sets and how they are switched.