Bar code mask characters (form)

Applies To: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Feature Pack

Click Retail > Setup > Bar codes and labels > Mask characters.

Use this form to set up mask characters for bar codes. Mask characters are alphabetic characters that are replaced with numbers. Use different bar code mask characters to generate different kinds of bar codes, such as bar codes for products, customers, and employees.

Task that uses this form

Set up bar code mask characters

The following table provides descriptions for the controls in this form.





Select the type of mask character, such as a check digit or an item number.


Enter a single character (between A and Z) to represent the selected type.


Enter a description of the bar code mask type and character.

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