EAN13 Barcode Font digits Specification

The EAN13 is a linear barcode font that consist of 13 digits:

  • • 2 digits for the country code or system code
  • • 5 digits for the society identification or producer
  • • 5 digits for the product identification
  • • 1 digit for the checksum

Sample of EAN13 Barcode Font
EAN13 Font Application area
Printing EAN13 Font Labels
Sample of EAN13 Barcode Font Application area Printing EAN13 Labels

EAN13 Barcode Font

Sample of EAN13 Barcode Font


EAN13 Barcode Font Sample

EAN13 Barcode Font Sample designed using DRPU Barcode Maker Software.

DRPU Barcode Software provides two designing mode Barcode Settings and Barcode Designing View. Now we are going to design barcode with Barcode Designing View method (for demonstration purpose).

Designing Procedure:

Below we have discussed step by step procedure to generate EAN13 Barcode Font using DRPU Barcode Maker Software with Barcode Designing View. Insert barcode on card by clicking on barcode icon from drawing tools and double click on it to edit its properties.

Barcode Technologies and Font Type Selection :

EAN13 Font Creation

First you need to choose barcode technology (Linear or 2D) along with Font type (e.g. EAN13), set barcode value with optional header, footer and other options using value tab.

Size Settings :

Size Settings

Set Barcode height and density along with various margins (Top, Bottom, Left, Right, Header and Footer) and then proceed to ‘OK’ button.

Specify Card Shape and Dimension :

Set card dimension

Specify card shape, name and size (height, width) to fit your designed EAN13 Barcode Font on card.


Go to print icon from toolbar and choose one of the printing modes to proceed.

Print Settings using Manual Mode :

Manual Printing Process

In Manual mode, you need to set various margins and print options manually. To change page properties, go to Edit button (or use default settings). Print preview option is also available to check your settings before actual printing to avoid errors.

Barcode printing :

Roll of EAN13 Barcode Labels


On Clicking ‘Print’ Button, you will get your design EAN13 Barcode Font. Here, we have chosen Thermal Printer (Zebra TLP2844).

Barcode Label Scanning Process :

Scan EAN13 Barcode Label

Now your designed EAN13 Barcode Label is ready to use. Above screenshot displays scanning of Barcode Label to get its details.

To print your designed EAN13 barcode font, you can also select Pre Define Label Stock printing mode. Print Settings using Pre Define Label Stock Mode :

Pre Define Label Stock Printing Process

In Pre Define Label Stock Mode, you need to choose Label Product (e.g.- Avery Zweckform) along with Product Number. Set Print options as per need and click ‘OK’ to print. You can also save your custom settings for future reference.

Barcode printing process :

Sheet of EAN13 Barcode Labels

On Clicking ‘Print’ Button, you will get your design EAN13 Barcode Font. Here, Laser printer (e.g: HP LaserJet CP 1025) is selected for demonstration.

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