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md106
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PDF/VT variables in Datamatrix Barcode Data

I am running a PDF/VT through a workflow that puts a Datamatrix barcode on each page. In order for our intelligent inserters to work, the barcode needs to have the sequence of the current record, the page number of the current record, and the total sheets of the current record.

<Record Number><Sheet Number in Record><Number of Sheets in Record> gave me the total pages in the PDF, and did not consider each record of the PDF/VT separately.

The PDF/VT Text variables are working correctly

PDFVT Total Records: $FFwfJob.PDFVTNumberOfRecordsInJob$
PDFVT Record Number: $FFwfJob.PDFVTRecordNumber$
PDFVT Sheets in Record: $FFwfJob.PDFVTSheetsInRecord$

Is there a way to get those variables into the Datamatrix Barcode data?

 

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DavidU54339-XRX
FreeFlow Production Workflow Moderator
FreeFlow Production Workflow Moderator

Re: PDF/VT variables in Datamatrix Barcode Data

I see the problem and have written a BUG on it. To date, I have not been able to come up with a workaround.

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david849
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Re: PDF/VT variables in Datamatrix Barcode Data

Pleased to see your issue as I think I have the same problem.  Hyvee Huddle

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