BarTender® software enables organizations around the world to improve safety, security, efficiency and compliance by creating and automating the printing and control of labels, barcodes, RFID tags, plastic cards and more. The world’s largest companies and hundreds of thousands of small businesses rely on BarTender to help them:

• Accelerate the speed of goods moving through the supply chain

• Get the right medication to the right patient at the right time

• Inform workers how to handle hazardous substances safely

• Tell a parent that a snack has an ingredient to which their child is allergic

• Track a food-borne illness back to the field where it started

• Reduce shrinkage on the retail shop floor

• Maintain regulatory compliance with the world’s most comprehensive barcode software

• And much more…

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Operating system:

• Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7 and Vista. • Windows Server 2016, Server 2012 and 2012 R2, Server 2008 and 2008 R2. • Includes all 32-bit and 64-bit (x64) editions.

Hard disk and memory (minimum):

• Basic and Professional Editions (32-bit): 1 GB RAM 2 GB free hard drive space • Basic and Professional Editions (64-bit): 2 GB RAM 3 GB free hard drive space • Automation and Enterprise Automation Editions (32-bit): 4 GB RAM 20 GB free hard drive space (to allow sufficient space for logs) • Automation and Enterprise Automation Editions (64-bit): 8 GB RAM 20 GB free hard drive space (to allow sufficient space for logs)

Display resolution (recommended):

• 1024 x 768 or higher

.NET Framework:

• The .NET Framework 4.0 is required. The BarTender installer will automatically install all required .NET Framework components.

Optional database:

Logging of print jobs and event messages requires either: • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express or higher (Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Express included with BarTender), or • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 or higher (purchased from a database vendor)

Language support:

• International editions can switch the UI on demand between 23 languages: Chinese (Simplified & Traditional), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Portuguese (European & Brazilian), Polish, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai and Turkish.

Barcode support:

Includes over 400 preformatted, ready-to-use barcode components based on 95 barcode symbologies and more than a dozen barcode standards. Also includes a large number of sample compliance label designs. • Linear barcode symbologies: Codabar Code 39 (Full ASCII and Regular) Code 93 Code 128 EAN-8 EAN-13 (with and without 2 and 5 digit add-ons) GS1-128 GS1 DataBar (formerly RSS, all four non-stacked variants) Interleaved 2-of-5 ITF-14 JAN-8 JAN-13 (with and without 2 and 5 digit add-ons) MSI Plessey RSS (see GS1 DataBar) Telepen Trioptic UPC-A (with and without 2 and 5 digit add-ons) UPC-E (with and without 2 and 5 digit add-ons) • 2D, matrix, and stacked symbol symbologies: Aztec Code Data Matrix GS1 Composite (13 variants) GS1 DataBar (formerly RSS 3 stacked variants) GS1 DataMatrix GS1 QR MaxiCode Micro QR Code MicroPDF417 PDF417 QR Code RSS (see GS1 DataBar) iQR • Postal and shipping barcode: symbologies Australia Post Canadian Customs Japanese Post KIX Code Royal Mail UPS MaxiCode USPS Intelligent Mail USPS Planet USPS Postnet • Barcode standards: GS1 Coupons GS1 Distribution GS1 General Applications GS1 Health Care – Non-retail GS1 Health Care – Retail GS1 Pharmaceutical GS1 Retail – General Distribution GS1 Retail – Non-general Distribution HIBC (Primary and Secondary) ISBT TLC (39 and MicroPDF417) DUN UPS Tracking Number Design barcodes for almost any other standard using BarTender. • Label standards: AIAG Caterpillar DoD GHS GM 1724-A HIBC MIL 129 and 1189B (LOGMARS) ODETTE Oracle WMS Sears Wal-Mart SAP AII SSCC TLC UPS USPS (includes FIM A and FIM C). You can also design labels for almost any other standard using BarTender. • Data format standards: Encode text using almost any data format, including Unicode, ASCII, Western, Japanese, Chinese, or any other character encoding, plus custom formats. Predefined barcode components also support the following standards: GTIN-8 (for EAN-8, JAN-8, and UPC-E components) GTIN-12 (for UPC-A components) GTIN-13 (for EAN-13 and JAN-13 components) GTIN-14 (formerly EAN-14 and SCC-14; for GS1 components that use the (01) application identifier, for GS1 DataBar components, and for ITF-14 components) SCC-18 (for GS1 barcode components that use the (00) application identifier) • Symbologies vs. Standards: Many barcode symbologies are used in more than one barcode or label standard. The standards above (which are included with BarTender) are listed by some other software companies as separate symbologies. This is misleading, because these are standards and not symbologies.

RFID tag types and data formats:

• EPC Gen2, EPC Class 1, ISO 18000-6b, ISO 15693, Tag-It, I-CODE, TagSys, My-d, and Picotag tag types. All EPC data formats are supported, including DoD, Wal-Mart, SGTIN, SSCC, GIAI, GID, GRAI, and SGLN, among others. (Note: RFID is not supported in the Basic Edition.)