Set Lengths for Codabar
Set Lengths for Codabar
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Set Lengths for Codabar

Parameter #
(SSI #18h)
Parameter #
(SSI #19h)
This parameter set lengths for Codabar.
The length of a code refers to the number of characters (for example, human-readable characters), including check digit(s) the code contains. Set lengths for Codabar to any length, one or two discrete lengths, or lengths within a specific range. The default is
4 to 55
The maximum range is 0-60.
When setting lengths, enter a leading zero for single-digit numbers.
  • One Discrete Length - Decode only Codabar symbols containing a selected length.
  • Two Discrete Lengths - Decode only Codabar symbols containing either of two lengths.
  • Length Within Range - Decode Codabar symbols with a specific length range.
  • Any Length - Decode Codabar symbols containing any number of characters within the scanner’s capability.
Select lengths using barcodes in Numeric Barcodes. To correct an error or change the selection, scan Cancel.
For example:
  • To decode only Codabar symbols with 14 characters, scan Codabar - One Discrete Length, and then scan 1, 4.
  • To decode only Codabar symbols containing either 2 or 14 characters, scan Codabar - Two Discrete Lengths, and then scan 0, 2, 1, 4.
  • To decode Codabar symbols containing between 4 and 12 characters, scan Codabar - Length Within Range, and then scan 0, 4, 1, 2.
Codabar - One Discrete Length
Codabar - Two Discrete Lengths
*Codabar - Length Within Range (Default:
4 to 55
Codabar - Any Length