Busy Accounting Software - Item Bar Code (IBC)
Item Bar Code Printing is an additional feature within BUSY Business Accounting Software which picks item data from BUSY (from the items already entered) or from an Excel sheet and prints Bar Codes on any Windows compatible printer. With the help of Item Bar Code Printing Add-On, you can configure Bar Code Labels as per your requirements and print the same. Bar Codes can be printed for One Item (Multiple Copy), Group of Items and All Items.
On clicking the Item Bar Code Printing option, the program reads the dongle information. If you have purchased Item Bar Code Printing Add-On then the program will start in Licensed mode otherwise it will start in Demo mode.
Item Bar Code Printing window appears irrespective of the mode (Demo or Licensed) you are using. But if you are using a Demo mode then you will not be able to make full use of all the features. For example in the Demo mode, with the option of Print Bar Code Labels, you can print Bar Codes for first ten items only and the same Bar Codes will be printed repeatedly on repetition of Print command.
To use the Item Bar Code Printing Add-On, click Add-On > Item Bar Code Printing option. On clicking the Item Bar Code Printing option, a Print Item Bar-code window appears with various options. Given here is a screenshot of Print Item Bar-code window.
Configure Bar Code Labels
On clicking the Configure Format button, a Data Configure (Item Bar Code) window appears. Given here is screenshot displaying Data Configure (Item Bar Code) window.
Bar-Code Label Configuration window is divided into two sections, left and right. The right section displays all the data fields and options through which you can configure the label. The left section is basically meant for designing label wherein you can drag and drop components to be used in label and at the same time, can preview the label at the bottom.
Before discussing the Bar-Code Label Configuration window, let us have a look at the sample Bar Code labels that will be printed as per the components and configuration shown in the above screenshot i.e. Bar-Code Label Configuration window.