How to Print Barcodes With Excel and Word

The Best-Kept Secret in Microsoft Office

Before you spend money on special fonts or software, you should take a look at one of the best hidden native features of Microsoft Office—creating and printing barcodes. You can print several different kinds of codes from within Word. 1D codes like CODE128, CODE39, UPC A and UPC E, and EAN are available, and the big daddy of 2D barcodes, the QR code, is also included. This guide will show you exactly how to take advantage of these features. Related content: How to Create Good Inventory Item Numbers.

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