KA.Barcode for PowerPoint
How to Create EAN-8 in PowerPoint
How to generate EAN-8 barcode images into Microsoft Office PowerPoint documents

  • Work well with Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2003/2007/2010 versions
  • This professional barcode add-in is designed in .NET applications
  • No barcode fonts and programming skills are needed
  • Be able to draw a single EAN-8 barcode or a list of EAN-8 barcodes in PowerPoint
  • Rich Barcode settings are designed for users to customize their desired barcodes
  • The checksum digit is automatically calculated and added by this mature add-in
  • Royalty free with the purchased user license of EAN-8 Add-In for PowerPoint

EAN-8 Introduction
EAN-8 is a continuous, self-checking linear symbology which has fixed data length of 8 characters (including a checksum digit). It is widely used on small packages where an EAN-13 would be too large. For instance, EAN-8 is adopted on cigarettes, pencils, chewing gum, etc.

EAN-8 Encodable Character Set:
  • Numeric digits from 0 to 9

How to Install EAN-8 Barcode Add-In for PowerPoint
  1. 1.
    Close all PowerPoint documents to prepare installation
  2. 2.
    Download and unzip KA.Barcode Add-In for PowerPoint
  3. 3.
    Run the setup file "setup.exe" to install this add-in
  4. 4.
    Start a new PowerPoint document in your computer
  5. 5.
    Click "Install" button in a pop-up window
  6. 6.
    Now, a tab called "Add-Ins" appears at the upper left corner of the document
How to Draw EAN-8 in PowerPoint
  1. 1.
    Open a new PowerPoint document on your computer
  2. 2.
    Click the add-in tab and a barcode setting dialog appears on the right
  3. 3.
    Select "EAN-8" in the "barcode type" pull-down menu
  4. 4.
    Input valid EAN-8 barcode data in the text box of "Data"
  5. 5.
    (Optional) Adjust the properties of EAN-8, like bar width, bar height, etc
  6. 6.
    Click the "update barcode to current slide" or "update a list of barcodes" to finish the barcode generation