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CFDEV
04/04/05 08:00 P
John,
Ali Awan
04/05/05 12:11 P
John,
Ali Awan
04/05/05 12:13 P
Sorry to join in late. I use CF_BarCode:
Andy Ousterhout
04/05/05 01:16 P
John,
Ali Awan
04/05/05 01:24 P
Thanks Andy,
Ali Awan
04/05/05 01:32 P
FYI incase anyone is wondering.
Ali Awan
04/05/05 01:37 P
It didn't make it....
Ali Awan
04/05/05 01:39 P
Ali,
Burns, John D
04/05/05 01:43 P
John,
Ali Awan
04/05/05 01:56 P
John,
Ali Awan
04/05/05 02:56 P
Here is a java-based solution on sourceforge.
Qasim Rasheed
04/06/05 11:59 A
Cool!
Ali Awan
04/06/05 12:23 P
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Ali Awan
04/04/2005 06:51 PM

I was wondering if anyone knows of any CF apps, or used CF to connect to 3rd party apps to generate barcodes.  Specifically 2D barcodes.  If you are familiar with barcodes, you will know what that means :-) There are some off-the-shelf cfapps that generate barcodes but not in that format. Also, if not, does anyone have experience in using CF to embed an image into a Word Document. Help with any or both of those issues would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Ali

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04/04/2005 08:00 PM

http://www.fusionzone.com/ http://www.infosoftglobal.com/PoS4TallyPro/index1.html I was wondering if anyone knows of any CF apps, or used CF to connect to 3rd party apps to generate barcodes.  Specifically 2D barcodes.  If you are familiar with barcodes, you will know what that means :-) There are some off-the-shelf cfapps that generate barcodes but not in that format. Also, if not, does anyone have experience in using CF to embed an image into a Word Document. Help with any or both of those issues would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Ali

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Ali Awan
04/05/2005 11:09 AM

Thanks for the links, but as I mentioned in my email these are in the category of... >>> There are some off-the-shelf cfapps that generate barcodes but not in >>>that format They don't support the 2D (PDF417) format that I'm looking for. Thanks anyway, Ali http://www.fusionzone.com/ http://www.infosoftglobal.com/PoS4TallyPro/index1.html I was wondering if anyone knows of any CF apps, or used CF to connect to 3rd party apps to generate barcodes.  Specifically 2D barcodes.  If you are familiar with barcodes, you will know what that means :-) There are some off-the-shelf cfapps that generate barcodes but not in that format. Also, if not, does anyone have experience in using CF to embed an image into a Word Document. Help with any or both of those issues would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Ali

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Burns, John D
04/05/2005 11:14 AM

Is that format available in a font? If so, you could install the font on the server and generate PDF docs with the bar code in that font. John Burns Certified Advanced ColdFusion MX Developer Wyle Laboratories, Inc. | Web Developer Thanks for the links, but as I mentioned in my email these are in the category of... >>> There are some off-the-shelf cfapps that generate barcodes but not >>>in that format They don't support the 2D (PDF417) format that I'm looking for. Thanks anyway, Ali http://www.fusionzone.com/ http://www.infosoftglobal.com/PoS4TallyPro/index1.html I was wondering if anyone knows of any CF apps, or used CF to connect to 3rd party apps to generate barcodes.  Specifically 2D barcodes.  If you are familiar with barcodes, you will know what that means :-) There are some off-the-shelf cfapps that generate barcodes but not in that format. Also, if not, does anyone have experience in using CF to embed an image into a Word Document. Help with any or both of those issues would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Ali

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Ali Awan
04/05/2005 12:11 PM

John, Yes, it is available in a font.  The font is called PDF417, I believe.  This sounds like the direction I may want to go in.  Can you elaborate on how I could do that? We have ActivePDF installed on our server, could I do it using that? However, we can't just take plain text and apply the font to it.  The plain text gets encoded into a series of binary "words" I believe. (I think it's the right terminology.... a binary string of 16 bits).  Some guy came up with a formula that does the encoding.  The formula itself is open source, and there's a SourceForge project out there, that claims to convert a text string to the 2D barcode.  I downloaded it and ran their sample app, and all it does is convert the text into WingDings. That was one dead-end. Next, I found the website of some French dude that posted the entire formula for creating 2D barcodes.  But since I'm not a PhD in Discrete Math, nor in Computer Science, it was way above my understanding/abilities/comprehension. Otherwise, I believe we may be able to use Coldfusion to generate the barcode if we can decipher the formula. Here's the guy's website: http://grandzebu.net/informatique/codbar-en/pdf417.htm He too claims to have a tool to encode plain text into a barcode.  I downloaded it and ran it and all it did was convert my text into WingDings. So I don't know how much we can trust the formula he posts.  However it looks confusing enough to be trusted :S Thanks, Ali   Is that format available in a font? If so, you could install the font on the server and generate PDF docs with the bar code in that font. John Burns Certified Advanced ColdFusion MX Developer Wyle Laboratories, Inc. | Web Developer Thanks for the links, but as I mentioned in my email these are in the category of... >>> There are some off-the-shelf cfapps that generate barcodes but not >>>in that format They don't support the 2D (PDF417) format that I'm looking for. Thanks anyway, Ali http://www.fusionzone.com/ http://www.infosoftglobal.com/PoS4TallyPro/index1.html I was wondering if anyone knows of any CF apps, or used CF to connect to 3rd party apps to generate barcodes.  Specifically 2D barcodes.  If you are familiar with barcodes, you will know what that means :-) There are some off-the-shelf cfapps that generate barcodes but not in that format. Also, if not, does anyone have experience in using CF to embed an image into a Word Document. Help with any or both of those issues would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Ali

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Ali Awan
04/05/2005 12:13 PM

John, Yes, it is available in a font.  The font is called PDF417, I believe.  This sounds like the direction I may want to go in.  Can you elaborate on how I could do that? We have ActivePDF installed on our server, could I do it using that? However, we can't just take plain text and apply the font to it.  The plain text gets encoded into a series of binary "words" I believe. (I think it's the right terminology.... a binary string of 16 bits).  Some guy came up with a formula that does the encoding.  The formula itself is open source, and there's a SourceForge project out there, that claims to convert a text string to the 2D barcode.  I downloaded it and ran their sample app, and all it does is convert the text into WingDings. That was one dead-end. Next, I found the website of some French dude that posted the entire formula for creating 2D barcodes.  But since I'm not a PhD in Discrete Math, nor in Computer Science, it was way above my understanding/abilities/comprehension. Otherwise, I believe we may be able to use Coldfusion to generate the barcode if we can decipher the formula. Here's the guy's website: http://grandzebu.net/informatique/codbar-en/pdf417.htm <http://grandzebu.net/informatique/codbar-en/pdf417.htm>; He too claims to have a tool to encode plain text into a barcode.  I downloaded it and ran it and all it did was convert my text into WingDings. So I don't know how much we can trust the formula he posts.  However it looks confusing enough to be trusted :S Thanks, Ali   <mailto:john.burns@wylelabs.com> ] Sent: Tuesday, April 05, 2005 8:09 AM To: CF-Talk Subject: RE: Generating BarCodes in CF Is that format available in a font? If so, you could install the font on the server and generate PDF docs with the bar code in that font. John Burns Certified Advanced ColdFusion MX Developer Wyle Laboratories, Inc. | Web Developer

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Burns, John D
04/05/2005 01:02 PM

If you can install the font on your PC and open word and write some text in that font to get the result you want, then you can do it on the server. Perhaps the reason you were seeing wingdings when you viewed their formula output is because you don't have the required fonts installed? If there is indeed a font that you can type and the font outputs the barcode (like in Word) then you can just use CF to call ActivePDF and send over the characters necessary to create the output and tell ActivePDf to use that font (which must be installed on the server to work correctly). John Burns Certified Advanced ColdFusion MX Developer Wyle Laboratories, Inc. | Web Developer John, Yes, it is available in a font.  The font is called PDF417, I believe. This sounds like the direction I may want to go in.  Can you elaborate on how I could do that? We have ActivePDF installed on our server, could I do it using that? However, we can't just take plain text and apply the font to it.  The plain text gets encoded into a series of binary "words" I believe. (I think it's the right terminology.... a binary string of 16 bits).  Some guy came up with a formula that does the encoding.  The formula itself is open source, and there's a SourceForge project out there, that claims to convert a text string to the 2D barcode.  I downloaded it and ran their sample app, and all it does is convert the text into WingDings. That was one dead-end. Next, I found the website of some French dude that posted the entire formula for creating 2D barcodes.  But since I'm not a PhD in Discrete Math, nor in Computer Science, it was way above my understanding/abilities/comprehension. Otherwise, I believe we may be able to use Coldfusion to generate the barcode if we can decipher the formula. Here's the guy's website: http://grandzebu.net/informatique/codbar-en/pdf417.htm He too claims to have a tool to encode plain text into a barcode.  I downloaded it and ran it and all it did was convert my text into WingDings. So I don't know how much we can trust the formula he posts.  However it looks confusing enough to be trusted :S Thanks, Ali   Is that format available in a font? If so, you could install the font on the server and generate PDF docs with the bar code in that font. John Burns Certified Advanced ColdFusion MX Developer Wyle Laboratories, Inc. | Web Developer Thanks for the links, but as I mentioned in my email these are in the category of... >>> There are some off-the-shelf cfapps that generate barcodes but not >>>in that format They don't support the 2D (PDF417) format that I'm looking for. Thanks anyway, Ali http://www.fusionzone.com/ http://www.infosoftglobal.com/PoS4TallyPro/index1.html I was wondering if anyone knows of any CF apps, or used CF to connect to 3rd party apps to generate barcodes.  Specifically 2D barcodes.  If you are familiar with barcodes, you will know what that means :-) There are some off-the-shelf cfapps that generate barcodes but not in that format. Also, if not, does anyone have experience in using CF to embed an image into a Word Document. Help with any or both of those issues would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Ali

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Burns, John D
04/05/2005 01:11 PM

If you can install the font on your PC and open word and write some text in that font to get the result you want, then you can do it on the server. Perhaps the reason you were seeing wingdings when you viewed their formula output is because you don't have the required fonts installed? If there is indeed a font that you can type and the font outputs the barcode (like in Word) then you can just use CF to call ActivePDF and send over the characters necessary to create the output and tell ActivePDf to use that font (which must be installed on the server to work correctly). John Burns Certified Advanced ColdFusion MX Developer Wyle Laboratories, Inc. | Web Developer John, Yes, it is available in a font.  The font is called PDF417, I believe. This sounds like the direction I may want to go in.  Can you elaborate on how I could do that? We have ActivePDF installed on our server, could I do it using that? However, we can't just take plain text and apply the font to it.  The plain text gets encoded into a series of binary "words" I believe. (I think it's the right terminology.... a binary string of 16 bits).  Some guy came up with a formula that does the encoding.  The formula itself is open source, and there's a SourceForge project out there, that claims to convert a text string to the 2D barcode.  I downloaded it and ran their sample app, and all it does is convert the text into WingDings. That was one dead-end. Next, I found the website of some French dude that posted the entire formula for creating 2D barcodes.  But since I'm not a PhD in Discrete Math, nor in Computer Science, it was way above my understanding/abilities/comprehension. Otherwise, I believe we may be able to use Coldfusion to generate the barcode if we can decipher the formula. Here's the guy's website: http://grandzebu.net/informatique/codbar-en/pdf417.htm He too claims to have a tool to encode plain text into a barcode.  I downloaded it and ran it and all it did was convert my text into WingDings. So I don't know how much we can trust the formula he posts.  However it looks confusing enough to be trusted :S Thanks, Ali

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Andy Ousterhout
04/05/2005 01:16 PM

Sorry to join in late.  I use CF_BarCode:   Company       :     fusionZONE, Inc.   Application   :     barcodeZONE   Version       :     1.0   Build Date    :     03/18/2004   Developer     :     Kevin Maloy      Copyright (c) 2004 fusionZONE, Inc.   All Rights Reserved   http://www.fusionzone.com   DO NOT REMOVE THIS NOTICE Works like a charm. Andy John, Yes, it is available in a font.  The font is called PDF417, I believe.  This sounds like the direction I may want to go in.  Can you elaborate on how I could do that?

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Ali Awan
04/05/2005 01:24 PM

John, I do indeed have the font(s) installed in Word.  And yes, I can type certain characters and it will display in somewhat of a barcode font. However, I do know, from however much research I have done this far, is that a series of binary strings are necessary to display the barcode correctly. I know this because I download the evaluation versions of some of the software that does the 2D barcode conversion.  Those are all blackbox implementations though.  I need something that I can invoke via CF via a webapp, and then embed in my documents. You cannot just type "Hello world" in word and apply the font and get the correct barcode.  You will get something in the barcode font, but not the desired result.  "Hello world" has to go through a conversion into a binary string based on a specific formula.  That string has to be entered into word or ActivePDF or Adobe Acrobat or Notepad, and then the font can be applied to it to get the proper bar code. The reason I know this is because there are websites out there which do an on-the-fly conversion to the 2-D barcode and show you what the result is supposed to look like.   Cheers, Ali If you can install the font on your PC and open word and write some text in that font to get the result you want, then you can do it on the server. Perhaps the reason you were seeing wingdings when you viewed their formula output is because you don't have the required fonts installed? If there is indeed a font that you can type and the font outputs the barcode (like in Word) then you can just use CF to call ActivePDF and send over the characters necessary to create the output and tell ActivePDf to use that font (which must be installed on the server to work correctly). John Burns Certified Advanced ColdFusion MX Developer Wyle Laboratories, Inc. | Web Developer John, Yes, it is available in a font.  The font is called PDF417, I believe. This sounds like the direction I may want to go in.  Can you elaborate on how I could do that? We have ActivePDF installed on our server, could I do it using that? However, we can't just take plain text and apply the font to it.  The plain text gets encoded into a series of binary "words" I believe. (I think it's the right terminology.... a binary string of 16 bits).  Some guy came up with a formula that does the encoding.  The formula itself is open source, and there's a SourceForge project out there, that claims to convert a text string to the 2D barcode.  I downloaded it and ran their sample app, and all it does is convert the text into WingDings. That was one dead-end. Next, I found the website of some French dude that posted the entire formula for creating 2D barcodes.  But since I'm not a PhD in Discrete Math, nor in Computer Science, it was way above my understanding/abilities/comprehension. Otherwise, I believe we may be able to use Coldfusion to generate the barcode if we can decipher the formula. Here's the guy's website: http://grandzebu.net/informatique/codbar-en/pdf417.htm He too claims to have a tool to encode plain text into a barcode.  I downloaded it and ran it and all it did was convert my text into WingDings. So I don't know how much we can trust the formula he posts.  However it looks confusing enough to be trusted :S Thanks, Ali

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Ali Awan
04/05/2005 01:32 PM

Thanks Andy, But you are too late,j/k :P  Somebody already suggested that. And that is actually one of the first places I looked before posting to CF-Talk.  Unfortunately, FusionZone is limited in the Barcoding Symbologies that they encode.  I'm looking for an app that converts to the 2D symbologies, mainly PDF417.  To my knowledge FusionZone doesn't support that. The ones that I have found which do support it, are so far 2: Morovia and TEC-IT.  However those are mainly desktop apps written in VB.  One of them has an ActiveX control, but they don't explain how to access it, and what methods/variables etc, are available.  Even then, that's only half the battle, the second part is how to programmatically embed the info I need into a word doc. These were the same kinds of problems that we faced as CF developers before ActivePDF and MX7, when we tried to generate PDF's on the fly.   I was looking for some Coldfusion-friendly apps, or a method by which I could write an app myself in CF. Thanks, Ali Sorry to join in late.  I use CF_BarCode:   Company       :     fusionZONE, Inc.   Application   :     barcodeZONE   Version       :     1.0   Build Date    :     03/18/2004   Developer     :     Kevin Maloy      Copyright (c) 2004 fusionZONE, Inc.   All Rights Reserved   http://www.fusionzone.com   DO NOT REMOVE THIS NOTICE Works like a charm. Andy John, Yes, it is available in a font.  The font is called PDF417, I believe.  This sounds like the direction I may want to go in.  Can you elaborate on how I could do that?

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Ali Awan
04/05/2005 01:37 PM

FYI incase anyone is wondering. Here is what I mean by 2D barcodes.  I have attached the gif of what one looks like.   If you have ever shipped a UPS package where you generated the package slip on their website or via EBay, then you have probably seen this. Sorry to join in late.  I use CF_BarCode:   Company       :     fusionZONE, Inc.   Application   :     barcodeZONE   Version       :     1.0   Build Date    :     03/18/2004   Developer     :     Kevin Maloy      Copyright (c) 2004 fusionZONE, Inc.   All Rights Reserved   http://www.fusionzone.com   DO NOT REMOVE THIS NOTICE Works like a charm. Andy

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Ali Awan
04/05/2005 01:39 PM

It didn't make it.... I guess we can't send images on here.... Well the image is the first thing you see if you go to this page: http://grandzebu.net/informatique/codbar-en/pdf417.htm Ali FYI incase anyone is wondering. Here is what I mean by 2D barcodes.  I have attached the gif of what one looks like.   If you have ever shipped a UPS package where you generated the package slip on their website or via EBay, then you have probably seen this.

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Burns, John D
04/05/2005 01:40 PM

Well, since it's more than just a font, your problem does sound like it requires the specialized program.  I'm not sure where to send you from here.  Just search for a program that you can run from your desktop (perhaps command-line based) and get that working and then it's easy to move it over to CF.   John Burns Certified Advanced ColdFusion MX Developer Wyle Laboratories, Inc. | Web Developer John, I do indeed have the font(s) installed in Word.  And yes, I can type certain characters and it will display in somewhat of a barcode font. However, I do know, from however much research I have done this far, is that a series of binary strings are necessary to display the barcode correctly. I know this because I download the evaluation versions of some of the software that does the 2D barcode conversion.  Those are all blackbox implementations though.  I need something that I can invoke via CF via a webapp, and then embed in my documents. You cannot just type "Hello world" in word and apply the font and get the correct barcode.  You will get something in the barcode font, but not the desired result.  "Hello world" has to go through a conversion into a binary string based on a specific formula.  That string has to be entered into word or ActivePDF or Adobe Acrobat or Notepad, and then the font can be applied to it to get the proper bar code. The reason I know this is because there are websites out there which do an on-the-fly conversion to the 2-D barcode and show you what the result is supposed to look like.   Cheers, Ali If you can install the font on your PC and open word and write some text in that font to get the result you want, then you can do it on the server. Perhaps the reason you were seeing wingdings when you viewed their formula output is because you don't have the required fonts installed? If there is indeed a font that you can type and the font outputs the barcode (like in Word) then you can just use CF to call ActivePDF and send over the characters necessary to create the output and tell ActivePDf to use that font (which must be installed on the server to work correctly). John Burns Certified Advanced ColdFusion MX Developer Wyle Laboratories, Inc. | Web Developer John, Yes, it is available in a font.  The font is called PDF417, I believe. This sounds like the direction I may want to go in.  Can you elaborate on how I could do that? We have ActivePDF installed on our server, could I do it using that? However, we can't just take plain text and apply the font to it.  The plain text gets encoded into a series of binary "words" I believe. (I think it's the right terminology.... a binary string of 16 bits).  Some guy came up with a formula that does the encoding.  The formula itself is open source, and there's a SourceForge project out there, that claims to convert a text string to the 2D barcode.  I downloaded it and ran their sample app, and all it does is convert the text into WingDings. That was one dead-end. Next, I found the website of some French dude that posted the entire formula for creating 2D barcodes.  But since I'm not a PhD in Discrete Math, nor in Computer Science, it was way above my understanding/abilities/comprehension. Otherwise, I believe we may be able to use Coldfusion to generate the barcode if we can decipher the formula. Here's the guy's website: http://grandzebu.net/informatique/codbar-en/pdf417.htm He too claims to have a tool to encode plain text into a barcode.  I downloaded it and ran it and all it did was convert my text into WingDings. So I don't know how much we can trust the formula he posts.  However it looks confusing enough to be trusted :S Thanks, Ali

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Burns, John D
04/05/2005 01:43 PM

Ali, Do a search in google for pdf217 command-line and you'll get a bunch of results for software programs and stuff like that.  Something should be out there for you. John Burns Certified Advanced ColdFusion MX Developer Wyle Laboratories, Inc. | Web Developer It didn't make it.... I guess we can't send images on here.... Well the image is the first thing you see if you go to this page: http://grandzebu.net/informatique/codbar-en/pdf417.htm Ali

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Ali Awan
04/05/2005 01:56 PM

John, Firstly, thanks for taking the time to discuss this issue. Yeah, Google has been my friend for many years.  Even as I posted this question on CF-Talk, I had downloaded and evaluated a couple of off-the-shelf solutions for generating the BarCodes that I needed.  I can even invoke one of them through CF. But like I said, that is only half the battle.  I need to be able to embed the generated code into an existing Word Doc, via CF.  That's something I don't know how to do.  All the googling, ends up with VB solutions.  Even when I contacted tech-support for one of the software vendors, they responded with a VB solution.  I'm not a VB guru, and don't know much about writing ActiveX objects, or using the OLEViewer to decipher all the hex codes and various and sundry variables that I would need to manipulate were I to use CF to access it. Oh well, this horse is pretty much dead.  I'll walk away. If anyone's interested I can email them off-list if I come up with a CF interface that does what I need. Otherwise, thanks all, and good night, Ali Ali, Do a search in google for pdf217 command-line and you'll get a bunch of results for software programs and stuff like that.  Something should be out there for you. John Burns Certified Advanced ColdFusion MX Developer Wyle Laboratories, Inc. | Web Developer

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Burns, John D
04/05/2005 02:02 PM

Well, Word automation is basically unsupported by Microsoft so you might have trouble finding a good solution.  Someone posted on here earlier today about an XML solution for generating Word docs.  You may want to look at that. John Burns Certified Advanced ColdFusion MX Developer Wyle Laboratories, Inc. | Web Developer John, Firstly, thanks for taking the time to discuss this issue. Yeah, Google has been my friend for many years.  Even as I posted this question on CF-Talk, I had downloaded and evaluated a couple of off-the-shelf solutions for generating the BarCodes that I needed.  I can even invoke one of them through CF. But like I said, that is only half the battle.  I need to be able to embed the generated code into an existing Word Doc, via CF.  That's something I don't know how to do.  All the googling, ends up with VB solutions.  Even when I contacted tech-support for one of the software vendors, they responded with a VB solution.  I'm not a VB guru, and don't know much about writing ActiveX objects, or using the OLEViewer to decipher all the hex codes and various and sundry variables that I would need to manipulate were I to use CF to access it. Oh well, this horse is pretty much dead.  I'll walk away. If anyone's interested I can email them off-list if I come up with a CF interface that does what I need. Otherwise, thanks all, and good night, Ali

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Ali Awan
04/05/2005 02:56 PM

John, Oh well.  Thanks for the tip though, I'll look into that. Ali Well, Word automation is basically unsupported by Microsoft so you might have trouble finding a good solution.  Someone posted on here earlier today about an XML solution for generating Word docs.  You may want to look at that. John Burns Certified Advanced ColdFusion MX Developer Wyle Laboratories, Inc. | Web Developer John, Firstly, thanks for taking the time to discuss this issue. Yeah, Google has been my friend for many years.  Even as I posted this question on CF-Talk, I had downloaded and evaluated a couple of off-the-shelf solutions for generating the BarCodes that I needed.  I can even invoke one of them through CF. But like I said, that is only half the battle.  I need to be able to embed the generated code into an existing Word Doc, via CF.  That's something I don't know how to do.  All the googling, ends up with VB solutions.  Even when I contacted tech-support for one of the software vendors, they responded with a VB solution.  I'm not a VB guru, and don't know much about writing ActiveX objects, or using the OLEViewer to decipher all the hex codes and various and sundry variables that I would need to manipulate were I to use CF to access it. Oh well, this horse is pretty much dead.  I'll walk away. If anyone's interested I can email them off-list if I come up with a CF interface that does what I need. Otherwise, thanks all, and good night, Ali

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Adam Howitt
04/05/2005 10:02 PM

Everything you need to do the encoding is right there on the link you provided. The last step would be to use an underlying Java library in CF to generate a JPEG of the output for you which can then be embedded in any document format you like, or pay someone to write the generator for you. On Apr 5, 2005 1:52 PM, Ali Awan <alia@explink.com> wrote: ----- Excess quoted text cut - see Original Post for more -----

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Qasim Rasheed
04/06/2005 11:59 AM

Here is a java-based solution on sourceforge. http://sourceforge.net/projects/barbecue/ On Apr 5, 2005 10:00 PM, Adam Howitt <adamhowitt@gmail.com> wrote: ----- Excess quoted text cut - see Original Post for more -----

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Ali Awan
04/06/2005 12:23 PM

Cool! Thanks Qasim. I downloaded it, but am Java illiterate. Since now this has moved out of the CF realm, if you have the time and inclination, could I maybe email you offlist with my java questions.  (e.g. what is a jar file, what can I do with it, etc...) Thanks again, Ali Here is a java-based solution on sourceforge. http://sourceforge.net/projects/barbecue/ On Apr 5, 2005 10:00 PM, Adam Howitt <adamhowitt@gmail.com> wrote: > Everything you need to do the encoding is right there on the link you > provided. The last step would be to use an underlying Java library in CF to ----- Excess quoted text cut - see Original Post for more -----

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Qasim Rasheed
04/06/2005 12:53 PM

Sure Ali, let me know if you have any questions. Thanks Qasim On Apr 6, 2005 12:20 PM, Ali Awan <alia@explink.com> wrote: ----- Excess quoted text cut - see Original Post for more -----


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