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UPC Supplemental 5

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Short Description

5-digit supplemental bar codes are used on books to indicate the suggested retail price.

Barcode - UPC Supplemental 5

Bar Code Properties

The type of a bar code control’s Symbology property is UPCSupplemental5Generator.

The are no properties specific to the UPC Supplemental 5 bar code type.


The following code creates a UPC Supplemental 5 bar code and specifies its main properties.

using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Drawing.Printing;
using System.Windows.Forms;
using DevExpress.XtraPrinting.BarCode;
using DevExpress.XtraReports.UI;
// ...
public XRBarCode CreateUPCSupplemental5BarCode(string BarCodeText) {
    // Create a bar code control.
    XRBarCode barCode = new XRBarCode();

    // Set the bar code's type to UPC Supplemental 5.
    barCode.Symbology = new UPCSupplemental5Generator();

    // Adjust the bar code's main properties.
    barCode.Text = BarCodeText;
    barCode.Width = 150;
    barCode.Height = 55;

    return barCode;

To add the XRBarCode to a report band, handle the report’s XRControl.BeforePrint event.

using System.Drawing.Printing;
// ...

private void XtraReport1_BeforePrint(object sender, PrintEventArgs e) {