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Posted Tuesday, May 15, 2012 6:49 AM
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I am developing a GRN label print report and have installed font 3 of 9 Barcode.

I want the barcode for the product to be stretched so you stand a good chance of scanning it.

How do I double or even treble the height of this field. Changing font size etc just increase the width as well as depth. I just want more depth.
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Posted Tuesday, May 15, 2012 7:45 AM
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Simply widening the column it is in doesn't help? Also make sure you get rid of all padding for the textbox where the barcode is.
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Posted Tuesday, May 15, 2012 7:54 AM
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I've tried everything you've said. See code below.

<TableRow>
<TableCells>
<TableCell>
<ReportItems>
<Textbox Name="PRODUCT_1">
<rd:DefaultName>PRODUCT_1</rd:DefaultName>
<CanShrink>true</CanShrink>
<Style>
<FontFamily>3 of 9 Barcode</FontFamily>
<FontSize>36pt</FontSize>
<TextAlign>Left</TextAlign>
<VerticalAlign>Bottom</VerticalAlign>
<LineHeight>127pt</LineHeight>
</Style>
<CanGrow>true</CanGrow>
<Value>=Fields!PRODUCT.Value</Value>
</Textbox>
</ReportItems>
</TableCell>
</TableCells>
<Height>5.75cm</Height>
</TableRow>
</TableRows>
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Posted Tuesday, May 15, 2012 8:28 AM
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So, what are you getting? Just a small blob that can't be read? Also as I recall, some bar code fonts come with a font size built in. Can you try a different 39 font?
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Posted Tuesday, May 15, 2012 8:32 AM
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Looking at this I'm not sure its possible to do what I want.

I tried using the same font in Excel and then trying to stretch the cells depth and the barcode did not stretch with the cell.

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Posted Wednesday, June 5, 2013 9:46 PM
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are you talking about the same issue?

http://www.mrexcel.com/forum/excel-questions/441844-stretch-fonts-taller.html-barcode-height
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