Baanboard.com

Go Back   Baanboard.com > Forum > Baan Quick Support: Functional & Technical > Miscellaneous

User login

Frontpage Sponsor

Main

Poll
For ERP LN feature pack upgrade, what method of install are you using?
Installation Wizard into existing VRC
37%
Installation Wizard into new VRC
39%
Manual into existing VRC
3%
Manual into new VRC
21%
Total votes: 38

Baanboard at LinkedIn


Reference Content

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 1st February 2002, 22:27
9844don 9844don is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: Cincinnati, OH
Posts: 20
9844don is on a distinguished road
Baan: IV, Vb, Vc - DB: unix - OS: NT
Triton -printing bar codes

Got just barest of information from a consulting company who has a potential client currently printing one type of bar code for shipments from Triton. The manufacturing company lost the technical person who supported the bar code and printing process. The manufacturing company now has requests from new customers to print their type of bar codes on shipments but does not know how or what to do.

Does anybody know whether there was or is a bar coding bolt on program for use with Triton ? Or would have it been accomplished through a customization spec of some type that would print the bar coded information in the correct format.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 7th February 2002, 01:44
Adastra's Avatar
Adastra Adastra is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Sweden
Posts: 3
Adastra is on a distinguished road
Depending on printer you have two methods - either you have a printer that support barcodes (as any other font) or you have a label printer.

BARCODEFONT ON LASERPRINTER
In printinfo-files under Baan lib you could specify userfonts, by adding escape-sequences in the specific printer-file. If you look into the printer-file definitions you will see defintion for boxes, font-changes etc.

Add a user-font to your printinfo-file - a little tricky but managable. In your report you will call for your "user"-font and you will have your barcode.

LABELPRINTERS
If you have a label-printer, then you create a script that will be called as part of printing. It is defined in the device-definition. Think I used the ASCII-format. In the device-defintion you enter ASCII/script_File_name. You have to check format for type of output and how to call a unix-script. Anyway - in the script you can use an ordinary "lp-command" to print the file to your label-printer.

Regards
John
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Bar code printing cbk3565 Tools Administration & Installation 4 14th June 2002 13:54
Bar Code Printing forsms Tools Administration & Installation 1 14th March 2002 03:59


All times are GMT +2. The time now is 05:29.


©2001-2017 - Baanboard.com - Baanforums.com