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Printing AklphaNumberic Barcode using I2of5 Format

I have a Zebra s4m printer and would like to print Alphanumberic Shipment barcode using i2of5 format. I know i2of 5 format supports only numeric. But we used to print the same barcode using Eltron LP2348 and I have to install this new printer. Can anyone help me here? I would really appreciate it. By the way i'm using the ZPL command to print the label and the barcode as well.

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Indeed, I2of5 is numeric, use the 3of9 or 128 A or B to encode alphanumeric characters. Roberto Martinez Mexico bartech9@yahoo.com.mx

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