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Ean13 barcode class

Namespace:  PDFTech.Barcodes.Barcode1D
Assembly:  PDFTechLib (in PDFTechLib.dll) Version: (


public class Ean13 : Jan13
Visual Basic (Declaration)
Public Class Ean13 _
	Inherits Jan13
Visual C++
public ref class Ean13 : public Jan13


The European Article Numbering system, EAN, developed in 1977, is a superset of UPC. EAN-13 is a numeric, continuous and fixed-length code. The EAN-13 symbol contains the same number of digits as UPC-A. It also includes a thirteenth digit as a check character, calculated using the Modulo 10 algorithm.

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