KA.Barcode for PowerPoint
How to Generate PDF-417 in PowerPoint
How to insert PDF-417 barcode images in Microsoft PowerPoint documents
  • Work fluently with all operation systems, such as Windows 7, Windows Vista, etc
  • Users can easily install this add-in in Microsoft PowerPoint 2003/2007/2010 versions
  • This barcode add-in is completely written in .NET applications
  • Three PowerPoint formats are supported: PPT, POT, PPS
  • No barcode fonts are required by this reliable barcode add-in
  • Users do not need to know any programming knowledge
  • Easy to generate high quality PDF-417 images in Microsoft PowerPoint documents
  • Users are free to adjust various parameters of PDF-417 barcodes
  • The created barcodes can be printed in five image formats: BMP, TIFF, JPEG, GIF, PNG
PDF-417 Introduction
PDF4-17 is a stacked, two-dimensional symbology invented by Dr. Ynjiun P. Wang in 1991 and the term "PDF" is the abbreviation of "Portable Data File". This barcode is implemented in a lot of applications, primarily used in transport, identification cards and inventory management.

PDF-417 Encodable Character Sets:
  • Standard ASCII characters: 0-127
  • Extended ASCII characters: 128-255
How to Install PDF-417 Add-In for PowerPoint
  1. 1.
    Make sure all PowerPoint documents are closed on your computer
  2. 2.
    Download KA.Barcode Add-In for PowerPoint and unzip it
  3. 3.
    Run the setup file "setup.exe" to install this barcode add-in
  4. 4.
    Open a new PowerPoint document on your computer now
  5. 5.
    Click "Install" in a window which pops up on the document
  6. 6.
    Now you can see a tab called "Add-Ins" at the upper left corner of the document
How to Generate PDF-417 in PowerPoint
  1. 1.
    Switch to the add-in tab in a new PowerPoint document
  2. 2.
    A barcode setting panel shows up on the right side
  3. 3.
    In the "barcode type" pull-down panel, choose "PDF417"
  4. 4.
    Type valid PDF-417 barcode data in the text box of "Data"
  5. 5.
    (Optional) Adjust the properties of PDF-417 like data mode, error correction level , etc
  6. 6.
    Click "update barcode to current slide" or "update a list of barcodes"
  7. 7.
    Now the generation of a PDF-417 barcode is completed successfully