How do I create a barcode in Microsoft Word?
Create a mailing barcode for addresses in the United States
- Open Microsoft Word
- Click Tools
- Click Envelopes and Labels
- Type the Delivery address if necessary for the Envelope or Label
- Click the Options button
- Check the box for "Delivery point barcode"
- Click ok
You can also download barcode fonts to create your own barcodes. Keep in mind that there are different symbologies of barcodes; meaning that not all barcodes are supported by all barcode readers or other programs.
There also exist numerous third-party programs that can help keep track of barcodes and products that integrate with Microsoft Word.