Barcode Generator Option

Barcode Generator Option enables you to embed barcodes directly in the document as images. See also Barcode Generator Option Online Manual for more details.

AH Formatter Barcode Generator Option generates the barcode images (png or svg) and embed them directly in the document as images without using barcode fonts. This option now supports QR Code.

  • Barcode Generator Option is an another option and different from the previous Barcode Option that utilizes the barcode font.
  • This Option is not available with the evaluation version of AH Formatter.
  • AH Formatter Barcode Option can be used with AH Formatter Product version.

AH Formatter Barcode Generator Option supports the following barcode formats.

  • QR
  • MicroQR
  • Data Matrix
  • PDF417
  • Japan Post Customer Barcode
  • Intelligent Mail® Barcode
  • POSTNET
  • EAN / JAN
  • UPC (UPC-A, UPC-E)
  • Code 39
  • Interleaved 2of5 (ITF)
  • CODABAR / NW-7
  • Code 128
  • GS1-128 / EAN-128

The barcode can be specified by using data: scheme as follows;

<fo:external-graphic src="data:application/vnd.ah-barcode;type=QR;scale=2,Hello%20World!"/>

application/vnd.ah-barcode is
a special media type of its own use. The barcode content you want to
output can be specified directly as strings as shown above. You can also
specify it with base64. The barcode is always enforced by
axf:image-smoothing=”false”.

<fo:external-graphic src="data:application/vnd.ah-barcode;type=QR;base64,PD94bWwgdmVyc2lv..."/>

You can specify various barcode types by the type parameter.

barcode generator

The actual barcode sample using AH Formatter Barcode Generator Option:
PDF File

AH Formatter V5.3 or later is required. System requirement depends on AH Formatter.

Pricing

Type of license Price
AH Formatter Barcode Generator Option for Standalone $300
AH Formatter Barcode Generator Option for Server $1,500

Licensing

  • AH Formatter license is required to use Barcode Generator Option.
  • After purchasing AH Formatter, a user can purchase Barcode Generator Option separately as an add-on.
  • AH Formatter Barcode Generator Option is designed to work with AH Formatter product version.
  • AH Formatter Barcode Generator Option can run only on a computer where a registered license of AH Formatter is installed.

How To Buy

AH Formatter Barcode Generator Option can be purchased directly from Antenna House or through one of our Resellers.

Maintenance support for the Barcode Generator Option is determined by the 90 day maintenance warranty or annual maintenance period of the corresponding AH Formatter license.