TechnoRiverStudio is a barcode designing software with RFID support built in. It supports most currently popular code standards including the GS1-DataBar, expected to be the next major barcode symbology. It works in the Windows environment and the compatibility extends to Windows 8. OCR capabilities are built-in. When evaluating a barcode design software, it is essential that the software chosen helps create barcode labels for which you have reading equipment available. The developer site lists all the font standards supported by the tool and you could confirm if it is so. It is rich in features and very easy to use. The interface is intuitive. Besides it is familiar to most users. The interface is built in the style of MS Office ribbon menu style. Some of the note-worthy features besides the interface include comprehensive database support, powerful design capabilities, flexible database integration and extensive barcode support. It implements multi-language labels. Different languages can be entered on the same layout and that enables users to design labels targeted for the international market.
The data required for creating the barcode labels could come from any of well-known database such as Microsoft Access, MySQL, Oracle, Excel and delimited text files. The data can be obtained from any source that is ODBC and OLE-DB compliant. This tool lets you send requests from any client, including mobile devices, to a specific directory or mailbox and get a label printed out. It also stores a large amount of Label Stock database. This stores all the dimensions, regions and cutouts of the different labels. You could also get started with one of these as a template and make the design job very simple. This is a very good tool for use when you have a load of barcodes to be designed.