ConnectCode Barcode Software includes Open Type barcode fonts and Excel barcode formulas for creating high-quality barcodes in Microsoft Office Excel for Mac. The Excel formulas are used for validating input data in a cell and generating the necessary start/stop and check characters to ensure strict compliance with the auto-id (GS1/ISO) specifications. The output generated by the formulas can then be applied with the barcode fonts to display the barcodes.
Instead of importing the VBA formulas, as illustrated in this tutorial's first few steps, you can also launch the MacExcelBarcodeAddIn.xlam Add-In (available in officebarcodeaddin.zip) with Apple Finder before creating a new Workbook in Excel. This Add-In will automatically set up your workbook with the barcode formulas. Remember to click on Enable Macros when prompted by Excel.
Use the RANDBETWEEN Excel function for generating random barcodes in Excel quickly. This is a helpful function for creating large quantities of barcodes. Simply follow the steps above to get started.
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