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faq:gift_card_barcode_format [2009/12/07 10:14]
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faq:gift_card_barcode_format [2009/12/07 10:18] (current)
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-====== Gift Card Barcode ​Format ======+====== Gift Card Bar-code ​Format ======
  
-If you want to use barcodes ​for gift cards instead of magnetic stripes, the card number range must be different from your part numbers. ​ If you use a barcode ​of 16 or more characters this will avoid confliction ​with most UPC codes of 15 or less characters.\\+If you want to use bar-codes ​for gift cards instead of magnetic stripes, the card number range must be different from your part numbers. ​ If you use a bar-code ​of 16 or more characters this will avoid conflicting ​with most UPC codes of 15 or less characters.\\
  
   * Code 128 with 16-20 characters   * Code 128 with 16-20 characters
   * UPC-A codes starting with 1,6,8 or 9   * UPC-A codes starting with 1,6,8 or 9
  
 +Avoid using sequential numbering schemes as these are easy to duplicate.
faq/gift_card_barcode_format.txt ยท Last modified: 2009/12/07 10:18 by craig