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Calculates checksum for UPC barcodes.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Barcode 3.5 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "Barcode.UPCChecksum"; Text )   More


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.


The checksum as text.


Calculates checksum for UPC barcodes.


Calculates a checksum:

MBS( "Barcode.UPCChecksum"; "12345" )

Calculates 7 for the EAN 5901234123457:

MBS( "Barcode.UPCChecksum"; "590123412345" )

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Release notes

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 5th September 2019

Barcode.SetPrimary   -   Barcode.WriteFile

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