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Interleaved 2 of 5

Interleaved 2 of 5

Interleaved 2 of 5 is a variable length, even numbered, numeric bar code symbol. It is typically used in industrial and master carton labelling. The symbology uses bars to represent the first character and the interleaved (white) spaces to represent the second character. Each character has two wide elements and three narrow elements.

A modulo 10 check character can be used to enhance data security for Interleaved 2 of 5 barcode symbols. When this option is selected, the last digit of the symbol is assumed to be the check digit, and it is compared to a calculated check digit to verify the symbol.

Check Digit

A modulo 10 check character can be used to enhance data security for Interleaved 2 of 5 barcode symbols. When this option is selected, the last digit of the symbol is assumed to be the check digit, and it is compared to a calculated check digit to verify the symbol.