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How to Convert Data into PDF-417 Barcode in MS Word
How to generate, draw and print PDF-417 images using Barcode Generator for Microsoft Word
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PDF-417 Information
PDF-417 (a.k.a Truncate PDF-417, Portable Data File 417) is a stacked linear barcode, which is able to store up to about 1,800 printable ASCII characters or 1,100 binary characters per symbol.

PDF-417 Add-in for Word encodes:

  • ASCII characters 0-127
  • ASCII characters 128 to 255 (character with byte values)
PDF-417 Data Encoding in KA.Barcode for Word

Preparations:

  1. 1.
    Download KA.Barcode for Word and unzip
  2. 2.
    Navigate to .exe and install the file
  3. 3.
    Reopen Microsoft Word and select the Add-Ins Tab on the panel button
PDF-417 barcode has no-fixed length that allows users to encode certain amount of data according to their needs. Meanwhile, suitable PDF-417 data encoding modes are provided for users to input encodable character sets accordingly.

Encode PDF-417 with Text Mode

With Text Mode, PDF-417 Add-in for Word encodes:
  • Upper case alphabetic: A-Z
  • Lower case alphabetic: a-z
  • Mixed character: numeric and some punctuation
  • Punctuation
Change you input data with following steps:
  1. 1.
    Choose "PDF-417" in the "Barcode Type"
  2. 2.
    Select "Text" in the "Data Mode"
  3. 3.
    Write down data to encoded - "PDF-417"
  4. 4.
    Click "OK", then a PDF-417 barcode image occurs in Word

Encode PDF-417 with Byte Mode

With Byte Mode, PDF-417 Add-in for Word also supports to encode 8-bit bytes into PDF-417 barcodes in accordance with ISO/IEC 8859-1 and ISO/IEC 646 (byte value 00-31). Change you input data with following steps:
  1. 1.
    Choose "PDF-417" in the "Barcode Type"
  2. 2.
    Select "Byte" in the "Data Mode"
  3. 3.
    Write down data to encoded - "*&^)("
  4. 4.
    Click "OK", then a PDF-417 barcode image occurs in Word

Encode PDF-417 with Numeric Mode

With Numeric Mode, PDF-417 Add-in for Word allows users to encode:
  • 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Change you input data with following steps:
  1. 1.
    Choose "PDF-417" in the "Barcode Type"
  2. 2.
    Select "Numeric" in the "Data Mode"
  3. 3.
    Write down data to encoded - "123456"
  4. 4.
    Click "OK", then a PDF-417 barcode image occurs in Word