Integration Builder Examples


Image File Integration Example

Overview In this example, we will create an integration where we use the an image file a trigger file but also use the same image file inside of the label during print time. So long as the image that you wish to print uses the same name in the trigger file, you can dynamically change the image th...

Printing Database Records through a Web Service Integration in a Single Print Job

Overview Chances are you are looking into creating a Web Service Integration to take advantage of the bi-directional communication that allows us to report back more information about how the trigger file is received. Furthermore, you may be sending variable data for BarTender to use for each of ...

TCP integration and integration variables

Question Is it possible to use the information sent over TCP port to the Integration Builder as variables on the integration? Answer Yes, it is possible when the data sent over TCP already has a "table like" structure, like this one: In order to be able to use the contents of "fla...

TCP/IP Integration: Scan data from 2 different ports, compare the data, then Print Conditionally.

Question In an integration, can you read data from 2 different sources, compare the data and then print a document conditionally based on the result of the data comparison? Answer Yes, this is indeed possible. Find below an example (using TCP/IP sockets).   1.-      The following Integration File...

Print Document Using an Empty File Integration (Video - 5:01)

  Applies to: BarTender 2016 Overview The purpose of this example is to create an integration that prints a specified BarTender document after detecting an empty trigger file. The techniques involved are also applicable to the later examples. Scenario A parts-manufacturing plant needs to ...

Print Document Using a Data File Integration (Video - 6:31)

  Applies to: BarTender 2016 Overview In this example, you design an integration that prints a specified BarTender document after detecting a trigger file, where the trigger file itself contains the data that will be used to populate the document's template objects. The techniques involve...

Print Document Using Print Command Script (Video - 9:40)

  Applies to: BarTender 2016 Overview The goal of this example is to include a Print Command Script in a file integration. This type of integration may be necessary for businesses that have different applications and databases with different printing needs scattered throughout their netwo...

Print Document Using Database Triggers (Video - 7:27)

  Applies to: BarTender 2016 Overview The goal of this example is to create a Database Integration that uses an update to a SQL Server database table to trigger printing a BarTender document. The Integration Service passes the table's data into the document's named data sources and then p...

Print Document Using BTXML Over a Network Socket (Video - 7:30)

  Applies to: BarTender 2016 Overview The goal of this example is to create a network socket integration that includes BTXML Script in an action. BarTender XML Script (BTXML Script) provides the ability to easily automate BarTender while allowing 3rd party programmers a simple way to inte...

Print Document Using a Web Service

Overview The goal of this example is to use a Web Service Integration to print a BarTender document. A web service is a software system designed to support interoperable machine-to-machine interaction over a network. Any application that can send a web service request can trigger the integration....