Script Trigger Bar Code Example

Version 2




    Mac OS X, Windows
    Chris Van Buren
    FMP 7, 8, 8.5, 9, 10, 11
    Zero Point Data Ltd.
    Web: No
    File Type: PDF
    Server: No
    FileSize: ~ .11 megabytes


    An example script to deal with using a bar code scanner with FileMaker


    See PDF presentation and sample file.


    Sample Input

    Sample Output
    Bar Code Scan - first character ^ (need to be programmed into scanner) last character CR (default for many scanners)

    Bar Code Text Into Global Field

    Developer's Notes

    Feel free to contact me


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