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USPS Intelligent Mail: What is the difference between IMpb and IMb?

Which barcode type do I need to generate an Intelligent Mail Barcode?


09-10-12     2113 day(s) ago     Views: 8779

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Intelligent Mail is a term used for a select number of barcode types for the USPS. There is a difference between the IMpb (Intelligent Mail Packing Barcode) and the IMb (Intelligent Mail Barcode). The is also an Intelligent Mail Container, IM Container.


Intelligent Mail Packing Barcode is a barcode type that uses the Code 128 barcode symbology. For specifications from the USPS, please view the IMpb document.
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Intelligent Mail Barcode (Tracing)
is a barcode type that looks similar to Postnet. It uses the USPS Intelligent Mail barcode type. For additional specifications from the USPS, please view the IMb document.

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Intelligent Mail Container
is a barcode type that uses the Code 128 Barcode symbology. For additional specifications from the USPS, please view the IM Container document.

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