KA.Barcode for Word
How to Generate UPC-E for MS Word
How to create and print high quality UPC-E barcodes in Microsoft Office Word
  • Available for MS Office Word 2007 and 2010 versions
  • Easy and fast to insert valid and high-quality UPC-E barcode images
  • Support generating supplement add-on symbol, including UPC-E+2, UPC-E+5 barcodes
  • Simple to adjust UPC-E barcode size like bar width, image width & height settings, etc
  • UPC-E orientation and bar alignment are adjustable
  • Compatible with the latest GS1 General Specification
  • Free for 60-days trial and once purchased, lifetime use
UPC-E Barcode Introduction
UPC-E, being widely used for tracking trade items in stores, is a linear barcode symbology specified by GS1 specification. It is also named as Universal Product Code version E, UPC-E+2, UPC- E Supplement 2 (Two-digit Add-On), UPC- E +5, UPC-E Supplement 5 (Five-digit Add-On), UCC-12, and GS1-12, with a capacity of 6 digits (the last checksum digit will automatically added by KeepAutomation Barcode for Word).
UPC-E Encodable Character Set:
  • 0,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9
UPC-E Barcode Creation in Microsoft Word

How to Install UPC-E Barcode Add-In for Word

  1. 1.
    Download "KA.Barcode for Word Trial" and unzip it
  2. 2.
    Close all the Word documents on your computer
  3. 3.
    Run the setup file to install and open a new Word document
  4. 4.
    Click "Install" in the pop-up window "Microsoft Office Customization Installer"
  5. 5.
    Now you will see an "Add-Ins" button appearing in the Word menu bar

How to Generate UPC-E Barcode on Word

  1. 1.
    Switch to the "Add-Ins" tab in a Word document
  2. 2.
    Click "Insert Barcode" to activate the "KA.Barcode for Word" setting panel
  3. 3.
    Select "UPCE" in the "SYMBOLGY" pull-down menu and input valid data
  4. 4.
    Customize barcode default values and click "Insert" to create the UPC-E barcode image
  5. 5.
    You can configure the generated barcode images, and then click "Update"

How to Create UPC-E Barcode in Serial Letters

  1. 1.
    Open a Word document to activate the barcode setting panel
  2. 2.
    Switch to the "Mailings", and then switch to the "Select Recipients" tab
  3. 3.
    Select an existing recipient list or create a new one, then insert a UCP-E barcode image
  4. 4.
    Click the "Finish & Merge" button to edit, email or print your documents

How to Generate UPC-E Barcode Labels

  1. 1.
    Switch to the "Mailings" tab, and then click the "Start Mail Merge" button
  2. 2.
    Select "Labels..." and choose the label size in the pull-down menu
  3. 3.
    Select an existing recipient list or create a new one, then insert a UPC-E barcode image in the first cell
  4. 4.
    Click the "Update Labels" button, and the rest areas will be filled with the same barcodes
  5. 5.
    Click the "Finish & Merge" button to edit, email or print your documents
UPC-E Barcode Featured Settings in Word
There are two implement forms UPC-E+2 and UPC-E+5 for UPC-E. In UPC-E+2, two digits should be added on the UPC-E barcode symbol, while in UPC-E+5, five digits will be added to the UPC-E symbol. Those two Add-on Symbols were designed to encode information supplementary to that in the main barcode symbol on periodicals, hardback, and paperback books.