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B-Coder Pro

Barcode Software. Print perfect Bar Codes in Word, Excel, PageMaker, etc... Any Windows Application!

Easily add professional quality bar codes to documents or labels created with any Windows program. Extremely easy-to-use. Enter a message, click your mouse, and your bar codes are instantly displayed on screen and copied to the clipboard for pasting into other programs. Automate barcode labeling and production in Word, Access and other Windows applications with B-Coder Pro.

B-Coder Pro is an extremely easy-to-use program that generates professional quality barcodes of all major symbologies and any size. Easily incorporate barcode technology into any Windows program - MS Word, Access, WordPerfect, Quark, PageMaker, etc.

"Dynamite Program! I use B-Coder Pro to automate bar code production in all my database applications - Access, FoxPro, etc."

- Jeff Dean, PSI

Key Features

  • Easily adds professional quality bar codes to any Windows application.
  • Supports all major bar code symbologies, including 2-D symbologies.
  • Full control over all bar code dimensions and features.
  • Support for color, rotation, bar width reduction and other features of bar codes.
  • Creates bar codes in any graphic format WMF, EPS, GIF, etc.
  • Automates bar code production in MS Word, Access and other Windows applications.

Ease of Use

Instead of dealing with expensive and complicated bar code label design programs, simply paste perfect bar codes into the programs that you already know how to use!

B-Coder Pro even adds bar code options right into your MS Word Tools Menu to automate bar code labeling, etc. Sample macros for Word and Access allow you to easily automate bar code production in these applications.

Bar codes can be printed to any printer supported by Windows, i.e. over 250 different printer types.

The easy-to-use manual has a tutorial on bar code technology. Unlimited technical support is also provided FREE!

"I tried your software to generate Bar Codes for the books we print. It was fantastic. I was able to generate the barcodes in under 5 minutes without having to read tons of information about how to use the software."

-Helen Emery, Rigel Corp.


B-Coder allows complete control over all aspects of bar code production.

Choose from any font available on your system for human readable text, select from 16 million colors for bar codes, background and text. Select height and width, Bar Width Reduction, rotation, supplemental messages, automatic check digits, rotation, measurement units, etc.

Advanced Features

B-Coder Pro recognizes a complete set of Dynamic Data Exchange (DDE) commands that allow other Windows programs to automatically generate and retrieve bar codes. For example, automate bar code labeling from any word processor or database.

Incremental Numbering (Auto Sequencing) and message input from disk files are also fully supported.

"B-Coder Works Great! It's so nice to have software this easy to use. B-Coder is absolutely excellent for creating camera-ready art. I could not be happier!"

-Janet Fowler, To Market, Inc.

One-Step Bar codes in Word and Access

B-Coder Pro comes complete with Word and Access macros that turn these packages into powerful bar coding programs.

Word and Access already have extremely powerful labeling, database, word processing, merge features and VBA macro capabilities. All they need is B-Coder Pro to turn them into extremely powerful, professional bar code printing applications.


The sample macros provided with B-Coder Pro add the following features and more...

  • Highlight text in Word and with the click of a button convert it to a barcode.
  • Automate serialized and/or high quantity barcode labeling in Word and Access.
  • Also create barcodes from database data.
  • Merge data and barcodes into documents and labels... and much more...
  • In addition, B-Coder Pro can automate barcode production in any DDE supporting application that accepts pasting of WMF graphics. Sample macros for other applications (Excel, WordPerfect, etc.) are also provided free.

In addition B-Coder Pro can automate barcode production in any DDE supporting application that accepts pasting of WMF graphics. Sample macros for other applications (Excel, WordPerfect, etc.) are also provided free. See SET-UP STEPS for how to use with any application.

Bar Code Symbologies Supported by B-Coder

  • Code 39 (Normal, Full ASCII & HIBC)
  • UPC A
  • UPC E
  • EAN 8
  • EAN 13 (+Booklan)
  • Interleaved 2 of 5 (ITF)
  • Code 128
  • Code 93
  • EAN/UCC 128
  • PostNet
  • Codabar
  • MSI Plessey
  • PDF 417
  • Aztec Code
  • Data Matrix
  • Maxicode

FREE Support

To ensure complete user satisfaction, Fowler provides free and unlimited technical support for all its software products. Easily reach us by phone, fax or email for immediate answers.

Compatibility Requirements

B-Coder Pro runs under any version of Windows (3.1 and above) - including Windows 2000.

Download a fully functional demo of B-Coder...

If you would like more information or a flyer on the B-Coder, simply fill out our Information Request Form, or contact our office.