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Code 128 Additional Character in Data

I have been using the Code 128 Barcode Font Package to print GS1-128 barcodes in MS Word and life has been good. I recently started using AI (21) for serial numbers and noticed a strange occurrence. If the serial number has an even number of positions, the barcode contains the same number of positions, but if the serial number has an odd number of positions, the barcode adds an extra position.

(21)201601130005 barcode is 21201601130005 (this is correct)
(21)20160113005 barcode is 21201601130005 (this is incorrect)

Can you assist me with this issue?



Operating System: Windows

Application: MS Word

01-22-16     638 day(s) ago     Views: 962

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Client stated the IDAutomation product did not the cause the issue. They are using a 3rd party wrapper program that forces an extra character into the data because the GS1 Application Identifier (AI) they are using requires an even number of digit positions.



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