Save each record from the database as a separated label

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bonny1992a
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Save each record from the database as a separated label

Post by bonny1992a » Fri May 22, 2020 10:26 am

Hello everyone!
I'm quite new to Nicelabel Pro 5 (the company is planning to switch to the latest one, tho), and I always created every label from scratch.
I just recently started to use databases because we have a pretty huge list of labels that need to be printed, but selecting just one label when printing it's too much complicated because not always it's me that's in front of the monitor.

So: is it possible to save each record from the database as a separated label?

Since english is not my main language, I'll explain myself better with an example:

I have a database with three records:
EAN_1 TITLE_1 FLAVOR_1
EAN_2 TITLE_2 FLAVOR_2
EAN_3 TITLE_3 FLAVOR_3

I'd want to save all of those records as EAN_1.lbl, EAN_2.lbl, EAN_3.lbl.
Is it possible?

Thank you in advance!

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Re: Save each record from the database as a separated label

Post by Mytch » Fri May 22, 2020 4:26 pm

bonny1992a,

I'm sorry I don't have any recommendations for NiceLabel 5, but maybe someone else will. I think this will not be possible in your current version. However, this is supported in NiceLabel 2019 PowerForms. You can create Label Variants, which has locked print-timed data sources (like information from each record of your database).

Regards,
Mytch

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