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This article describes the changes that have been made by the United States Postal Service (USPS) in the way that postal bar codes for multi-unit buildings are calculated. This article also explains why the POSTNET bar code that Microsoft Word generates no longer qualifies for USPS bulk mailing discounts.
The bulk mailing POSTNET bar code feature in Word generates a POSTNET bar code by using the last two numbers of the street address.
The USPS has changed the way that postal bar codes for multi-unit buildings are calculated. The following is a list of these changes:
For more information about how to qualify for a bulk mailing discount, visit the following USPS Web site:
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Article ID: 897290 - Last Review: February 6, 2007 - Revision: 3.4