Enable DataWedge to Read EAN13 with Supplement Barcode

Article ID: 69238369

Issue / Question

Device failed to read EAN13 with supplement barcode

Applicable To

Datawedge in CE and WM devices

Resolution / Answer



  1. Launch Datawedge and go to Basic configuration:


  1. Select 1st option (Scanner input or Barcode Input)  and select device's scanner option(eg SSI Scanner Driver):


  1. Click on Decoders and select UPCEAN General:


  1. Select Params and ensure " Supplemental 2 ", " Supplemental 5 " and " Bookland " are ticked (by clicking on them). Supplemental mode was configured as " Auto " ( to confirm click it and select Auto). 


  1. After the setup is completed, press " Home " to Save the settings and exit Datawedge.


           Sample barcode as below for testing purposes:

+ Applicable Products

  • MC2100 Mobile Computer
  • MC3100 Mobile Computer
  • MC3200 Mobile Computer
  • MC55A0
  • MC55N0
  • MC55X
  • MC65 Mobile Computer
  • MC75A Mobile Computer
  • MC9190-G Mobile Computer
  • MC9200 Mobile Computer
  • MC9500-K Mobile Computer