CS1504 Does Not Store Enough Bar Codes

Article ID: 81179066

Symptom

CS1504 bar code storage capacity is 166 bar codes.

Facts

CS1504

Root Cause

CS1504 defaults to a maximum bar code length of 30 characters, which limits storage capacity to 166 bar codes.

Resolution

Using the CS1504 Software Developers Kit change parameter #34, Maximum Bar Code Len to allow more bar codes to be stored.   The range for this parameter is 1 to 30 characters. 

The following table indicates the CS1504 storage capacity by bar code length: 

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