Code 128 Overview

Code 128 is a linear barcode that can encode all 128 ASCII character set. It is commonly used for several implementations and is referred to as ISBT 128, GS1-128, UCC-128, EAN-128 and USS Code 128.

code-128-barcode

Programming

You can enable or disable this symbology on your Socket Mobile scanner simply by scanning the codes below. Note: Scanner must be in a disconnected state before scanning the command barcode.

Enable Code 128 by scanning the barcode below*:
(For D730 and S730 click the barcode to print and scan)

Code128-Enable


Disable Code 128 by scanning the barcode below*:
(For D730 and S730 click the barcode to print and scan)

Code128-Disable

data reader programming guides  for more info and troubleshooting.

Troubleshooting / FAQ

Q: What is the typical usage for Code 128?

A: Shipping Industry to identify containers and items, packaging and wholesale industry to identify items and Healthcare, drugs and medical equipment industry.


Q: How to remove number of characters from Code 128?

A: App coming soon, please fill out a barcode support form.


Q: Need more help?

A: Go here for additional barcode troubleshooting and FAQs.

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