Data Matrix Font & Encoder Tutorial
Data Matrix Barcode Font and Encoder is a collection of components
that generate DataMatrix barcode symbols using both fonts and graphics. The
Font Encoder for Windows permits easy Data Matrix barcode generation via TrueType
or PostScript fonts within Windows operating systems.
Data Matrix Font and Encoder for Windows Tutorial
After installing the Data Matrix Font and Encoder, it may be accessed
by an icon placed in Start - Programs - Group, where "Group"
is the Program Name specified during installation.
After the application starts, enter the data to be encoded in
the "data to encode in barcode" field. It can print directly
from this application to the printer by choosing the "print barcode"
checkbox and choosing the "Print / Generate Data Matrix Code"
Another process is to "Copy to Clipboard"
and press the "Print / Generate Data Matrix Code" button
for pasting into other Windows applications. After pressing this button,
several lines of text will appear in the "string to print
the barcode" field. To see the string represented as the font, choose
"show string as selected font".
In Microsoft Wordpad or similar application, set the cursor
on the area to place the barcode, choose the IDAutomationDMatrix.ttf
font and select 8 points for the size.
Choose Edit - Paste to paste the barcode string into the application.
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