How do I add an FNC or Function command to my barcode? Follow

Alex Sempf

BarTender Content Team


How can you add an FNC or Function command to your barcode?


FNC or Function commands are prefaced with a caret (or "wedge") symbol, that acts as an escape character: ^

For example, to encode a Data Matrix barcode with a FNC+3 command, add ^3 to the beginning of the barcode's data. The command does not appear within the barcode's human readable portion.

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Different barcode symbologies support different commands. For more information on a particular symbology, refer to the BarTender Help File:

As an example, the supported commands for a Data Matrix symbology can be found under its page at:

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