KA.Barcode for Word
How to Create PLANET in MS Word
How to generate and print great quality PLANET barcode images in Microsoft Word
  • Easy and quick to create PLANET barcodes and barcode labels for MS Word 2007/2010
  • Support generating other linear and matrix barcodes in word documents
  • Parameters of created PLANET barcodes are well pre-set and customizable
  • High quality PLANET barcode created can be printed with all printers
  • No programming background and PLANET barcode specification knowledge needed
  • Barcode fonts are not required with this barcode generator
  • Purchase with flexible royalty-free User License
PLANET Barcode Introduction
PlANET, which is also named as USPS PLANET Barcode, and USPS Confirms Service Barcode, is a numeric linear barcode with a fixed length of 12 or 14 digits. It has been used to identify and track pieces of mail during delivery By US post office.
PlANET Encodable Character Set:
  • 0,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9
PlANET Generation in Word

How to Install PlANET Barcode Add-In for Word

  1. 1.
    Close all the word documents on your computer before installation
  2. 2.
    Download and unzip free "KA.Barcode for Word Trial" evaluation package
  3. 3.
    Double click "KA.Barcode for Word 2007 Add-In" or "KA.Barcode for Word 2010 Add-In"
  4. 4.
    Open a word document and click the "Install" button in the pop-up window
  5. 5.
    When finished, an "Add-Ins" button will be added in the word menu bar

How to Generate PlANET Barcode in Word

  1. 1.
    Open a word document, and go to the "Add-Ins" tab
  2. 2.
    Click the "Insert Barcode", and a panel of "KA.Barcode for Word" will appear on the right side
  3. 3.
    Select "Planet" symbology and input valid PlANET barcode data in the "VALID DATA"
  4. 4.
    Change the barcode property default values and click "Insert" to add the PlANET barcode image
  5. 5.
    Of course, users can configure the inserted barcode images by clicking "Update"

How to Insert PlANET Barcode in Serial Letters

  1. 1.
    Swtich to the "Mailings" tab, and then go to "Select Recipients"
  2. 2.
    Select an existing recipient list or create a new one
  3. 3.
    Generate a PlANET barcode symbology in the main document
  4. 4.
    And then move to click "Finish & Merge" for choosing the service you need

How to Generate PlANET Barcode Labels

  1. 1.
    Click on the "Mailings" tab in the menu bar, and go to the "Start Mail Merge" button
  2. 2.
    Select "Labels..." and choose the label size in the pull-down menu
  3. 3.
    Choose or create a recipient list and insert a PlANET barcode image in the first cell
  4. 4.
    Click the "Update Labels", and the rest areas will be filled with the same barcodes
  5. 5.
    Then click the "Finish & Merge" button to edit, email or print your documents
PLANET Barcode Featured Settings in Word
PLANET barcode type is comprised of a series of tall and short bars, thus a parameter of "Short to Tall Bar Ratio" is designed within this advanced barcode generator add-in. This parameter of PLANET is used to customize the proportion of the short bar to the tall one. And its valid value ranges from 0 to 1.0 inclusive.