UK Postal Overview

The UK Royal Mail uses the Royal Mail 4-State Customer Code that allows UK postcodes to be read by a machine.



UK Postal is supported by default on all Socket Mobile barcode scanners. You can enable or disable this symbology on your Socket Mobile scanner simply by scanning the codes below.  Note: Scanner must be in a disconnected state before scanning the command barcode.

Enable UK Postal by scanning the barcode below*:

Enable UK Postal

Disable UK Postal by scanning the barcode below*:

Disable UK Postal

See full data reader programming guides  for more info and troubleshooting.
* D750 requires separate enable/disable command barcodes found in the D750 programming guide Opens New Window.

Troubleshooting / FAQ

Q: What is the typical usage of UK Postal?

A: United Kingdom postal

Q: Need more help?

A: Go here for additional barcode troubleshooting and FAQs.

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