KA.Barcode for Visio
How to Create UPC-A in Microsoft Visio
How to generate high quality UPC-A barcode images in Microsoft Visio diagrams
  • Easily integrate into all operation systems, such as Windows 7, Windows Vista, etc
  • Entirely compatible with Microsoft Visio 2002/2003/2007/2010 versions
  • Users do not need to concern about programming knowledge
  • Quickly generate high quality UPC-A barcodes without any barcode fonts
  • Support the generation of UPC-A Supplement 2 and UPC-A Supplement 5 barcodes
  • Both a single UPC-A barcode and a batch of UPC-A barcodes can be created easily
  • A variety of barcode settings are provided for users to customize their barcodes
  • The checksum digit is calculated and added by this add-in automatically
  • The generated barcodes conform to the latest UPC-A barcode specification
  • All printers can print the created UPC-A barcodes in Microsoft Visio
UPC-A Introduction
UPC-A is a continuous, self-checking symbology which has fixed data length of 11 digits, excluding a checksum digit. This barcode is largely used in retail in North America. Besides North America, it is also widely adopted in many other countries like Australia, the United Kingdom and New Zealand to track trade items in stores.
UPC-A Encodable Character Set:
  • Numeric digits: 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
How to Install UPC-A Barcode Add-In for Visio
  1. 1.
    Download and unzip KA.Barcode Add-In for Visio
  2. 2.
    Make sure all Visio documents are closed on your computer
  3. 3.
    Double click the setup file "setup.exe"
  4. 4.
    Open a new Visio document on your computer
  5. 5.
    Click "Install" in a window that pops up on the document
  6. 6.
    Now this add-in is successfully installed in your computer
How to Draw UPC-A in Microsoft Visio
  1. 1.
    Launch Microsoft Visio and generate a new diagram
  2. 2.
    Click the barcode add-in tab on the Visio document
  3. 3.
    Now a barcode setting panel is activated on the right
  4. 4.
    In the "barcode type" pull-down menu, choose "UPC-A"
  5. 5.
    Type valid UPC-A data into the text box of "Data"
  6. 6.
    (Optional) Modify the properties of UPC-A in the barcode setting panel
  7. 7.
    Click "update" button and an UPC-A barcode is created successfully