All other characters represent themselves. Spaces can be used.
Note: In MICR E13 B templates, TOAD characters (capital letters T, O, A, and D),
represent Transit, On Us, Amount, and Dash.
Note: OCR templates default to eight digits, no check character.
To Add an OCR Template
1. Turn on the OCR font you want to read
2. Begin building the template.
Scan the Enter OCR Template symbol
3. Scan the characters for the string.
Use the Template Characters chart above to determine what characters you
need to create your format. Use the
Sample Codes in the back of this manual) to scan the characters for your
Example: You need to read any combination of eight digits. The template
To create this template, you would enable the OCR-A font. Scan the Enter
OCR Template symbol
9 - 4
represents any alphanumeric character (digit or letter)
represents that a check character is verified but not transmitted
represents any digit
represents any available OCR character
represents character from user-defined variable "g"
represents character from user-defined variable "h"
represents character from user-defined variable "g" or "h"
represents that a check character is verified but transmitted
represents any uppercase letter
marks the start of a new template
multi row indicator
in the back of this manual eight times. Scan Save OCR
9-13). This would let you read any string of eight digits, for
OCR Programming Chart
9-13), then scan the d from the