Integrate barcode technology into Word documents
Avapose.Barcode for Word
  • Easy-to-use barcode add-in for Microsoft Word 2007/2010
  • No need for barcode font or programming knowledge
  • Linear & 2D barcode generation for all printers
ISBN Barcode Generation on Word
  • Easy integrate with Microsoft Word 2007 and later version
  • No extra hardware extensions are required for ISBN printing with printers
  • Generate ISBN straightforward on Word documents with simple clicks
  • Human-readable interpretation may be disabled for other applications
  • Automatically compute check digit of ISBN with showing or not
  • Font of barcode data and text margin are adjustable with this add-in
  • Flexible barcode sizing options allows any changes to ISBN on Word
  • Accurate ISBN creation for Mail-Merge on Word support
Word ISBN Add-In is provides a straightforward method to generate and insert high quality ISBN barcodes on Word documents. Various barcode configuration options are designed in a user-friendly panel to meet any possible requirement. Detailed tutorial guide allows users to easily integrate barcode technology with Word applications like Mail-Merge or Labels.
ISBN Add-In for Word - ISBN Information
ISBN is abbreviated from International Standard Book Number which is a unique numeric commercial book identifier based upon 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. It is assigned to each edition and variation (except reprinting ones) of a book.
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 Word - ISBN Generation
ISBN Add-In for Word can be easily used to integrate ISBN barcode creation function into Word documents as below:


Before implementing ISBN Add-In for Word, you need to install:
  • Microsoft Office 2007 PIA
  • .NET Framework 3.5 SP1
  • Windows Installer 3.1
  • VSTO 3.0 Runtime SP1
  • Avapose.Barcode for Word

Insert a Single ISBN on Word Document

  1. Open your target Word document and click "Create Barcode" under "Add-Ins" tab to activate Word Barcode Add-In. A barcode setting panel pops up immediately for implementation;
  2. Move your mouse cursor to the target position of Word document;
  3. Implement barcode setting panel by selecting "ISBN" in the "barcode type" pull-down list;
  4. Input the data to be encoded in the "data" box like "978123456123";
  5. Adjust the parameters that are required like bar width and height, image width and height, margins, bar alignment, orientation, etc;
  6. Click "Generate" to display the target barcode image in the target position of Word.
If there is some requirement to customize the generated barcode, please select it and adjust the needed parameters in the setting panel. After that, click "Update". Alternatively, you can remove the barcode by clicking "Delete" button and generate a new one.

Generate ISBN in Mail-Merge for Word

  1. Open the target Word document and activate Word Barcode Add-In;
  2. Switch to "Mailings" tab in the menu bar and click "Select Recipients";
  3. Type a new list or use an existing one by selecting related option in the pull-down list;
  4. Implement the barcode setting panel by selecting barcode type of "ISBN", inputting data to be encoded and adjusting the needed parameters;
  5. Click "Generate" to insert the target barcode to the main document;
  6. Switch back to "Mailings" tab and click "Finish & Merge". After that, you may:
    • Merge to new document to edit individual documents.
    • Print out or scan the barcodes to verify whether the data is encoded correctly.
    • Send email messages directly.

Create ISBN Labels for Word

  1. Start the target Word document and activate Barcode Add-In for Word;
  2. Switch to "Mailings" tab and click "Labels" in the pull-down list of "Start Mail Merge";
  3. Select the style of the table in the pop-up window and click "OK";
  4. Implement barcode setting panel to insert a ISBN to the first label;
  5. Click "Update Labels" and all the rest labels are automatically filled with the same barcode;
  6. Click "Finish & Merge" at last.
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