Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

BarcodeSVG ( _type ; _value ; _height ; _width ; _webViewerName ; _options ; _quietZoneSize )

Produce SVG barcodes via Webviewer (thanks to Froatsnook's javascript)

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ThomasSeidler   ThomasSeidler - Show more from this author
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  Sample input:
Webviewer calculation: BarcodeSVG ( "GS1 128" ; "00" & "050607026500000090" ; 100 ; 300 ; "" ; "" ; "" )

Webviewer calculation: BarcodeSVG ( "GS1 128" ; "00" & "050607026500000090" ; "" ; "" ; "" ; "barcode_webviewer" ; "" )
  Sample output:
SVG GS1 128 barcode, 100x300pts... (i.e. highly printable, onscreen scannable etc.)
SVG GS1 128 barcode, resizing to fit webviewer exactly...

  Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)

Read froatsnook's javascript. The @summary section in barcode.js in particular, for variable usage.



Kyle Williams   Kyle Williams, Dreamclinic Massage
Jun 29, 2019
There appears to be a missing custom function that is required for this to work.
This line from the Let function shows a custom function "#Dict2Var" being used:
_set = If ( Length(_options) ; #Dict2Var ( _options ; "" ) ) ;

Problem is that there is no custom function by that name on this site.

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