This review applies to version 2.2.
The latest version of this software will soon be reviewed by our
Scorpion BarCode is a complete Barcode creation utility that you can use to quickly create Barcode images for use in other applications. The software supports the following symbologies: EAN-13 (With or without Add-On codes), EAN-8, EAN-128 (Codeset B and Codeset C), EAN-14, EAN-18, EAN-99, EAN-Coupon, UPC-A (With or without Add-On codes), UPC-E, Code-128 (Codeset B and Codeset C), Code-93, Code-39, Code-25, UPC-Coupon, Codabar, ISSN (10 digit / 13 digit), ISBN (10 digit / 13 digit), ISMN,PostNet (5 digit / 9 digit / 11 digit), RM4SCC, Pharmacode, MSI, ITF-SCC, ITF-14, Interleaved-25, QRCode, PDF417.
By entering the text of a Barcode, the software produces the graphic equivalent using one of the above selected symbologies. You can then use this graphic to:
Create an editable vector PDF document
Create an editable vector EPS document
Create bitmap image PNG, PICT or TIFF documents with transparency
Paste into another application simply via the Clipboard
Print camera ready artwork automatically
Convert text in other applications into BarCode graphics using AppleScript
The software is supplied complete with example AppleScripts to enable you to automate your BarCode creation workflow and includes examples of integrating Barcodes into popular database, spreadsheet and word processor software.
A command line version is also provided, enabling powerful custom scripting solutions beyond AppleScript or Automator. Integrate into solutions directly using Unix technologies such as shell scripts or via web CGI scripts.
The Scorpion BarCode software operates on any MacOS compatible system running MacOS X 10.4 Tiger or later. Optimised for MacOS X 10.7 Lion.