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by Haukinger
Tue Jul 09, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: Label Design & Printing
Topic: Label in label
Replies: 6
Views: 452

Re: Label in label

Kyle wrote:you will have to design one large label and design it like it were several smaller labels.
Can you expand on this? With several master labels and at least ten different labels for the children, it is impractical to design every possible combination.
by Haukinger
Tue Jul 09, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: Label Design & Printing
Topic: Label in label
Replies: 6
Views: 452

Re: Label in label

Sorry for the late reply. I need to print a label for a device that contains several sub-devices. The device itself as well as each sub-device has a label of its own. Yet I need to print a single label that will be attached to the device (and that contains, somehow, the labels of the sub-devices bui...
by Haukinger
Wed Jul 03, 2019 9:30 am
Forum: Label Design & Printing
Topic: Label in label
Replies: 6
Views: 452

Label in label

Can I create a label that contains two placeholders where I can print "child labels" (selected based on variables) into when printing the label?

I don't want to create labels for hundreds of possible combinations...
by Haukinger
Tue Jul 02, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: Label Design & Printing
Topic: Occasionally multiple labels, one label most of the time
Replies: 3
Views: 307

Re: Occasionally multiple labels, one label most of the time

I'm going to use automation. The user scans a barcode on a part and expects the printer to output the set of labels he has to put on the part. Most of the parts get one label, some get multiple labels. So my thinking was, I can analyse the barcode-data, select a label and fill the required variables...
by Haukinger
Tue Jul 02, 2019 8:39 am
Forum: Label Design & Printing
Topic: Occasionally multiple labels, one label most of the time
Replies: 3
Views: 307

Occasionally multiple labels, one label most of the time

If found this old topic via google (https://forums.nicelabel.com/viewtopic.php?t=1502) while looking for a way to print multiple labels. My problem's that I have one label to print for almost all request codes. For some request codes, two or more labels have to be printed. Can I use a job file for t...