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Patch Code Specification Requirements

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Issue

What are the required Patch Code specifications to ensure that the Kofax VRS / ImageControls can recognize a Patch Code?

 

Solution

Kofax VRS / ImageControls can recognize Patch Codes that meet the following specifications:

 

Patch Code Position:

  • The patch code must be horizontal to the leading edge of the page
  • The top edge of the patch code must be at least 0.20 inches from the leading edge of the page.
  • The bottom edge of the patch code be within 3.75 inches from the leading edge of the page
  • Patch Codes are only recognized on Front-Side images (1st, 3rd, 5th, 7th, 9th, etc. images received from the scanner) when scanning in Duplex mode

 

Patch Code Size:

  • The narrow bars must be 0.08 inch in height
  • The wide bars must be 0.20 inch in height
  • The entire patch code must be 0.80 inch in height
  • The entire patch code must be at least 2 inches wide

 

Patch Code Types:

  • Type I
    Patch 1.png
     
  • Type II
    Patch2.png
     
  • Type III
    Patch3.png
     
  • Type IV
    Patch4.png
     
  • Type T
    PatchT.png
     
  • Type VI
    Patch6.png
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The Patch Code samples above are not to scale and are only intended to visually identify the unique bar pattern for each Patch Code Type.

Level of Complexity 

Easy

 

Applies to  

Product Version Build Environment Hardware
Kofax VRS 5.2
5.1.2
5.1.1
5.1
ALL ALL N/A
Kofax Capture 11.1
11.0
ALL ALL N/A
Kofax Express 3.3
3.2
ALL ALL N/A

 

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