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Database of label sizes

One of my products prints labels using a standard Avery format.  I would like to allow the user to select from other templates, and basically just need a database containing the label dimensions, margins, etc. to create a wizard as is used in MS Word and other programs.

I assume the label vendors make such a database or listing available, but I would like to find a single source without contacting each vendor if it's available.

Does anyone know of a source for a label dimensions database or spreadsheet?
B2B MicroISV
Saturday, August 09, 2008
 
 
Avery has downloadable Word templates (both 2003 & 2007 document formats) on their website.  All you have to do is register.
xampl
Saturday, August 09, 2008
 
 
Yes, I have access to many templates.  What I'm actually looking for is the raw data used for the templates in order to generate the templates based on the data.  ie.

Label Width, Label Height, Vertical Pitch, Horizontal Pitch
B2B MicroISV
Saturday, August 09, 2008
 
 
Something like downloads.toweroffice.co.za/label_dimensions.doc  ?
Vee
Sunday, August 10, 2008
 
 
Contact Avery.  They must have an SDK or something that would give you this data.  Most labels I've ever used have an Avery compatible label size printed on them - I would guess that they're the de-facto standard for the industry.
Jason Send private email
Sunday, August 10, 2008
 
 
Thanks all.  I found the database that Microsoft uses for their label wizard in the office products.  It is global containing 2500 different labels from vendors around the world.
B2B MicroISV
Sunday, August 10, 2008
 
 
For the sake of anyone else trying to get the info and doing a search, can you post where you found it?

Thanks.
Ken White Send private email
Monday, August 11, 2008
 
 
If you have Access 2007 installed, it's in an access database located at:

"C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office12\ACCWIZ\ACWZUSR12.ACCDU"
B2B MicroISV
Tuesday, August 12, 2008
 
 
Thanks for the updated info. :-)
Ken White Send private email
Friday, August 15, 2008
 
 

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