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3063134 - Example on how to change parameters of "Old Barcode Technology"


In case of using the 1. option (Printing via bar code DIMM/SIMM or barcode-capable printer) in SAP Note 1557674, that describes the different ways of barcode printing, an issue is occurred during barcode printing process. For example, size of the barcode is too small, or the human readable text is missing under the barcode. This KBA shows a general description to help solving these kinds of issues.

Keep in mind, that this KBA offers a PCL-5 standard solution. Manufacturers of printers can differ from it. In that case, contact the manufacturer or the vendor.

"Image/data in this KBA is from SAP internal systems, sample data, or demo systems. Any resemblance to real data is purely coincidental."



  • SAP R/3 4.6C
  • SAP NetWeaver all releases
  • SAP S/4HANA on-premise all releases
  • SAP ABAP Platform all releases


ABAP platform all versions ; SAP ERP all versions ; SAP NetWeaver all versions ; SAP R/3 4.6C ; SAP Web Application Server for SAP S/4HANA all versions


new barcode, se73, barcode problem, barcode parameter, barcode printing, old barcode, DIMM, SIMM, PCL-5 , KBA , BC-CCM-PRN , Print and Output Management , How To

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