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#26583 - 01/29/09 02:24 PM Barcode appearing different in preview ...
BrandonPRT Offline
OL Toddler

Registered: 10/31/07
Posts: 38
Loc: Tumwater, Washington

My barcode looks like this: BeforePreview while viewing it with the PP6 document.

Once I click Preview it looks like this in the PDF: AfterPreview

Some of my barcode settings are as follows:


Is this a common problem? What can I do to get the barcode to look right?

Thanks for any help you can give!
Brandon Hall
Information Technology Application Specialist
Printing and Imaging
Washington State Department of Enterprise Services

#26584 - 01/29/09 03:41 PM Re: Barcode appearing different in preview ...
Raphael Lalonde Lefebvre Online   content
OL Expert

Registered: 10/14/05
Posts: 4956
Loc: Objectif Lune Montreal

I am able to reproduce the issue, though I am not sure why it's doing this. It seems to have something to do with the barcode's width though, as using a larger width makes the height looks correct. Increasing the barcode's height in the basic attributes also works, though it will make the barcode looks bigger in the Design tool.