Topics   All   Mac OS X (Only)   Windows (Only)   Linux (Only, Not)   iOS (Only, Not)  
Components   Crossplatform Mac & Win   Server   Client   Old   Guides   Examples
New in version: 8.2   8.3   8.4   8.5   9.0   9.1   9.2   9.3   9.4   9.5    Statistic  

Barcode.EANChecksum

Calculates checksum for EAN barcodes.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Barcode 5.0 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "Barcode.EANChecksum"; Text )   More

Parameters

Parameter Description Example value
Text The text with the numbers for the barcode.
Do use text and not number, where starting zeros would be skipped.
"12345"

Result

The checksum as text.

Description

Calculates checksum for EAN barcodes.
For EAN 8, please use Barcode.UPCChecksum function.

Examples

Calculates check for EAN:

// returns 3 for 12 digit EAN:
MBS( "Barcode.EANChecksum"; "425098421626" )

Example result: 3

Calculates EAN checksum for ISBN 978-3-16-148410-0:

MBS( "Barcode.EANChecksum"; "978-3-16-148410")

Example result: "0"

See also

Blog Entries

Release notes

Created 26th January 2015, last changed 5th September 2019


Barcode.DrawBarcode   -   Barcode.Generate

Feedback: Report problem or ask question.




Links
MBS FileMaker blog