Title: Programming Examples


Demonstrate Programming examples using various programming languages


Provide a single page with examples of code used in different programming languages to print to our ZPL printers

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The following links will lead to examples of ZPL used in different applications or programming languages. This list will be updated as new examples are documented.


Autoexec Example - Allows loading a form or command on power up

Character substitution - Allows printing of characters from different code pages

Code 128 General instructions - Description of the Code 128 command in ZPL2

Downloading Fonts  -  Instructions for downloading windows fonts to the printer

Concatenation (^FT) - Concatenation: to link together in a series or chain

Converting Graphics with the Driver- How to convert a graphic for use in ZPL2

Converting Graphics with ZebraNet Bridge

Converting Graphics with Ztools - How to download the graphic once it is converted

Printing Euro Symbol - How to print a Euro Symbol in ZPL2

Maxicode example - How to print the Maxicode Barcode for UPS applications

Printing a Short Dash (-) -  How to substitute the short dash for a standard long dash

Reprint - Reprinting after an error or reprinting on demand

Special Character printing - Using the ^FH or ^CI command to print special characters.

UCC/EAN code 128 example - How to print a UCC/EAN barcode using Code 128

ZPL Exercises - Simple examples for getting you started in ZPL2


Other code examples:

VB Example - Code examples for embedding ZPL in Visual Basic

VB.Net Example -  Code examples for embedding ZPL in VB.Net

Visual C++ Example - Code examples for embedding ZPL in C++

Java Example - Java Examples for ZPL, EPL and CPCL


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Date Updated:  05/23/2005 01:56:41 PM