Easy to generate and insert barcode on Excel spreadsheet
Avapose.Barcode for Excel
  • Mature barcode generation add-in for MS-Excel 2007/2010
  • Support 20+ common linear and 2D barcodes creation
  • Provide freely adjustable barcode options
ISBN Barcode Generation on Excel
  • Easy to be integrated into Microsoft Excel 2007 and later version
  • Widely used for edition and variation of books area
  • Fully integrated in a high level of scalability with Windows operating systems
  • Provide detailed tutorial for users easier installation and implementation
  • Human-readable interpretation may be disabled for other applications
  • All ISBN barcodes are pre-configured according to industry standards
  • Output ISBN barcodes on all printers without any hardware extensions
  • Royalty-free with the purchase of Excel ISBN Add-In developer license
ISBN Barcode Add-In for Excel provides a best ISBN creation solution for Microsoft Office Excel. All ISBN related parameters are customizable in an intuitive barcode setting panel after users install and activate this add-in. With this add-in, a single ISBN barcodes, ISBN barcode lists can be generated on Excel spreadsheet with a few simple clicks. Besides, dynamic barcode can update automatically according to the data of the linked cell.
ISBN Add-In for Excel - ISBN Information
ISBN, abbreviated from International Standard Book Number (ISBN), is a unique identification of a title or edition of a book or other monographic publication published or produced by a specific publisher or producer. It is based on the 9-digit Standard Book Numbering (SBN) code created by Gordon Foster, Emeritus Professor of Statistics at Trinity College, Dublin, for the booksellers and stationers W. H. Smith and others in 1966.
ISBN Valid Encoding Characters:
  • Numeric characters: 0 - 9
ISBN is a fixed length barcode with 12 digits starting with "978" or "979" only. In addition, 2 or 5 supplement data can be encoded for the supplement barcode.
ISBN Add-In for Excel - ISBN Generation


The following should be ensured to be installed before you implement ISBN Add-In for Excel:
  • Microsoft Office 2007 PIA
  • .NET Framework 3.5 SP1
  • Windows Installer 3.1
  • VSTO 3.0 Runtime SP1

  • Avapose.Barcode for Excel

Generate a Single ISBN on Excel

  1. Open an Excel spreadsheet and click "Create Barcode" under "Add-Ins" tab to activate Excel Barcode Add-In.Select a certain cell and choose "ISBN" in the "barcode type" list pull-down list;
  2. Input data with your need in the "data" box, like "9781234567890" (13 numeric digits are allowed to be encoded with the beginning of "979" or "978");
  3. Adjust the parameters that are required like "Bar alignment", "Bar height", "Display check char", "Rotate", etc;
  4. Click "Generate" to output the target ISBN on the chosen cell of Excel.
If there is some requirement to customize the generated ISBN, please select it and adjust it on the setting panel. After that, click "Update". Alternatively, you can delete the barcode by clicking "Delete" button and generate a new one.

Create ISBN Lists on Excel

  1. Open the Excel Barcode Add-In;
  2. Select a list of cells, choose "ISBN" in the "barcode type" pull-down list and input the data to be encoded;
  3. Customize the parameters that you need like "Bar alignment", "Bar height", "Display check char", "Rotate", etc;
  4. Click "Generate" and a list of ISBN barcodes appear on Excel as required.

Link a ISBN to a Certain Cell on Excel

A dynamic ISBN can be easily created with the help of "link to cell" button. The barcode can update automatically with the content of the linked cell after you do as follows:
  1. Select the generated ISBN and click "link to cell";
  2. Select the target cell with data;
  3. Click "Update" where "link to cell" button is located;
  4. The generated ISBN is dynamically linked to the target cell.
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