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Subject: RE: source code for printing barcode
Thread ID: 209226 Message ID: 209450 # Views: 4 # Ratings: 0
Version: FoxPro 2.x for Windows Category: Reports and Printers
Date: Monday, December 29, 2008 2:52:11 AM         
   


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> > actually i have an existing source code in clipper which i am using to print a barcode sticker. and i am tryin' this code in foxpro, it also runs except for the barcode, all the details like price,description,item code prints well. and one thing i notice was that the program,when i run in windows xp i get nothing unlike in windows 98 and windows ME.
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> > many mistaken people mean well, and all mistaken people mean something....
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> Hi Edwin, I guess that you have used a 3rd party library designed to create barcode. I have liked Clipper on DOS programming because of its ability to interact with 3rd party libraries like Grumpfish, Funcky and others. And arguably I can say Clipper is the strongest, easiest and fastest xbase DOS programming language I have ever used.
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> But eventually we moved up to VFP right? And here in VFP, the easiest way to approach your problem is to use a barcode font like Free 3 of 9 font. That font will do the conversion and like what Koen says, your printer or any other printers will print it.
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> Jun Tangunan
> http://weblogs.foxite.com/sandstorm36/

good morning sir jun,
thanks for the info. by the way, that font you've mention does it also work in foxpro for DOS? one more thing, why is that that when am printing under winXP(whether am using foxpro or clipper)it takes long to print? is there a configuration i need to alter?

once again thanks..


many mistaken people mean well, and all mistaken people mean something....

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source code for printing barcode Posted by edwin ibo @ 12/26/2008 9:05:10 AM
RE: source code for printing barcode Posted by Koen Piller @ 12/26/2008 9:25:57 AM
RE: source code for printing barcode Posted by edwin ibo @ 12/26/2008 10:35:59 AM
RE: source code for printing barcode Posted by Jun Tangunan @ 12/27/2008 12:19:09 AM
RE: source code for printing barcode Posted by edwin ibo @ 12/29/2008 2:52:11 AM
RE: source code for printing barcode Posted by Jun Tangunan @ 12/29/2008 7:37:03 AM