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Easy, accurate barcode creation

High-quality barcodes that scan first time, every time have always been vital, but there is now an ever-increasing number of bar code styles in use.

Our aim at Computalabel International is to make barcode production as easy as possible.

Check out the latest features

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MBC4 is a Mac barcode creator with all the features necessary for
generating precise, accurate barcodes which always scan.
Plus you get unrivalled support from the people who invented
PostScript barcode software way back in 1988.

Over 200 different barcode types are supported from all the most
popular symbologies such as UPC, EAN, ISBN, Code128, GS1-128,
ISSN, Code 39, ITF, QR Codes, DataMatrix, GS1-Databar,
Intelligent Mail, Code 128 Subset A and now GS1-Datamatrix!

Check out the barcode types page for a full list.

QR button

 more about QR Codes...

The MBC4 bar code generator saves barcodes as EPS, PDF,
TIFF or JPEG files, ensuring maximum compatibility with your
graphics and page-layout software, e.g. InDesign, Xpress,
Adobe Illustrator, Word, etc.

Barcode data can be entered manually or imported from
a spreadsheet or database file.
MBC4 is also scriptable using AppleScript.

Existing Users upgrade to the latest version at a reduced price:

Buy MBC4 upgrade

Buy 5-User Upgrade for MBC4




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Catalina and Big Sur Compatible

Now supports Retina graphics


The MBC4.7.4 barcode software is fully compatible with all versions of OS X from 10.9 onwards*, including Mavericks (10.9), Yosemite (10.10), El Capitan (10.11), Sierra (10.12), High Sierra (10.13), Mojave (10.14), Catalina (10.15) and Big Sur.

*users of earlier OS versions - contact us for more options.

buy for $295, 225, €295

buy 5-user mbc4 for $795, 445, €579


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All customers get unlimited support by phone or email. We will happily answer your questions on the software or general barcoding issues.

Many of our customers are new to barcoding and we understand that as well as quality software, quality support is essential.
Our support team has many years of experience in the technical
aspects of printing and barcoding.

We can discuss the best settings and procedures to ensure
good-quality barcodes that scan every time.
We can also test your samples free of charge and provide
a report the same day.

Please check out the links above to learn more about the features of MBC4.