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Dynamic Barcodes with custom fonts used in Dynamic VDP files shift their position when expanded on Automation Engine.


Barcode position in expanded Dynamic VDP files is different than in original Illustrator file, namely the distance of the Human Readable Characters from the bars is different when a custom font is used.

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Applies to

 Dynamic Barcodes 18.0.1



Last revised 
Case Number CS01060935

What is a Hotfix?

A Hotfix is a software package that you can install on an existing installation of our software. Each hotfix contains fixes for one or more known issues in our released software.

Because there is always a small chance for a hotfix to cause new issues, you should only install Recommended Hotfixes, unless otherwise instructed by your Esko Software Support team.