Plessey

Terry Burton edited this page Aug 22, 2016 · 9 revisions

Plessey

Plessey is a continuous, arbitrary length barcode symbology for encoding hexadecimal data.

Also known as: Anker Code.

Variants:

  • MSI Modified Plessey is a variant of the Plessey (UK) barcode developed by the MSI Data Corporation.

Data and Options

  • The data can contain any of the following:
    • Numbers 0-9
    • Capital letters A-F
  • Two manditory check characters implementing a CRC check are automatically included.
  • The includecheckintext option makes the calculated check characters appear in the human readable text.
  • The unidirectional option generates a unidirectional Plessey symbol.

Examples

Equivalent symbols, the latter displaying the two mandatory check characters:

Data:    01234ABCD
Options: includetext
Encoder: plessey

Data:    01234ABCD
Options: includetext includecheckintext
Encoder: plessey

A unidirectional symbol:

Data:    01234ABCD
Options: unidirectional
Encoder: plessey


Symbologies Reference

Point of Sale

GS1 DataBar

Supply Chain

Two-dimensional Symbols

One-dimensional Symbols

Postal Symbols

Pharmaceutical Symbols

Less-used Symbols

GS1 Composite Symbols

Raw Symbols

Partial Symbols

Clone this wiki locally
You can’t perform that action at this time.
You signed in with another tab or window. Reload to refresh your session. You signed out in another tab or window. Reload to refresh your session.
Press h to open a hovercard with more details.