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Fonts Won't Scan in InDesign

I am testing the IDAutomation Code 128 Barcode Font Package to automate our labeling process.

The problem I have is when I merge the data into InDesign, the labels are not scannable. I followed the directions listed. The Excel file scans perfectly - I then merge all the fields and choose the demo Code 128 font (IDAutomationSC128S) in InDesign, but the resulting merged data will not scan.

What suggestions do you have?



Operating System: Windows

Application: InDesign

02-17-15     829 day(s) ago     Views: 807

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James

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Make sure that the data is being encoded in Excel using either the VBA Font Encoder (Windows and Mac) or the Excel Add-In (Windows only), then the file is to be exported to CSV in Excel and imported to InDesign.



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