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Barcodes? - barcode4j? [message #363675] Thu, 03 July 2008 15:02 Go to next message
Jan Kohnert is currently offline Jan KohnertFriend
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I've seen (unfortunately outdated) examples of extending BIRT by using
extensionpoints. Since I'm in need of printing barcodes my first idea
(after finding out that there seems to be no native support for barcodes)
was to extend BIRT by writing an plugin implementing barcode4j
( My second idea was that such a common
task as to print barcodes is most likely already solved in a way I could
gain use of.
But I could not yet find a solution.

Is there a way of using barcodes in BIRT (for PDF output) without using a
barcode font?

And if not, are there more updated articles about how to write report
items than the one I found ("Developing an Eclipse BIRT Report Item
Extension" at There seem to be
some significant API changes in BIRT back to where the article was written.

Re: Barcodes? - barcode4j? [message #1006360 is a reply to message #363675] Thu, 31 January 2013 03:31 Go to previous messageGo to next message
ron white is currently offline ron whiteFriend
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By the way, lots of Java barcode generators for Eclipse BIRT have already been in the market. So you should spend more time exploring how to integrate this technology into some bigger project.

Re: Barcodes? - barcode4j? [message #1073532 is a reply to message #363675] Thu, 25 July 2013 01:54 Go to previous message
mariah sharp is currently offline mariah sharpFriend
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Registered: July 2013
Junior Member for this question,I know a website you can have a try., where you can find supported barcodes and how to start.

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