QAID # 17591 Published
Question / Problem:
Is it possible to disable extended 3 of 9 bar code support in Kofax VRS 5.x?
Answer / Solution:
Yes, an INI file can be created to disable the Extended 3 of 9 support.
To disable Extended 3 of 9 support:
- Navigate to
- Create a new text file called
KBarMode.iniif it does not already exist.
KBarMode.iniin a text editor such as Notepad
- Add the following lines:
[Barcode] IniActive=1 C39_FullAscii=0
- Save the changes to
- Relaunch the VRS Test Application to run a test batch of bar codes.
NOTE: There will be no other indication that it has been deactivated other than the actual character set being returned, rather than the characters such as "%I" being translated to ">" according to the Extended 3 of 9 specifications.