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USPS barcode in Word 2010

Posted on 2010-11-10
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Where is the "USPS barcode" that has been available in previous versions of Word?  When I print an envelope, I would like the barcode present on the envelope - thank you.
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I have not used USPS barcodes but here is an add in that does it:

http://www.idautomation.com/fonts/tools/word-excel-addin/
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Click 'Insert' tab
Select 'Quick Parts' > 'Field'
From 'Field Names' select 'BarCode'
Select 'Bar code US zipcode: (enter zip in box)
Click 'Ok'
Done

For third party plugin....
http://www.tec-it.com/en/software/barcode-software/office/word-excel/Default.aspx
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The POSTNET bar code that Word generates no longer qualifies for USPS bulk mailing discounts
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/897290
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