5 Replies Latest reply on May 11, 2016 6:16 AM by TSGal

    FileMaker Go does not scan Codabar barcodes shorter than 4 characters

    jbante

      Summary

      FileMaker Go does not scan Codabar barcodes shorter than 4 characters

      Product

      FileMaker Go

      Version

      13.0.6

      Operating system version

      iOS 8.1 (12B410)

      Description of the issue

      FileMaker Go will not scan Codabar barcode symbols with fewer than 2 data characters between the start/stop characters, i.e., with a total symbol length less than 4 characters.

      Steps to reproduce the problem

      Create a Codabar barcode symbol that is 3 characters long: one start character, one data character, and one stop character. Attempt to scan the symbol using the Insert from Device script step. Find an example file here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/ljpotfp39jgry68/BugSampleCodabar.fmp12.zip?dl=0

      Expected result

      The 3 characters of the barcode symbol get inserted into the target field.

      Actual result

      The target field remains empty. The Insert from Device script step generates error 418.

      Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

      "Insert from Device failed."