IDAutomation MICR E-13B and CMC-7 fonts allow users
to print MICR encoding for bank checks, bank drafts and other specialized
MICR printing applications from Windows, DOS, Mac, Linux, UNIX
and other computer systems supporting TrueType, OpenType, PostScript
or PCL LaserJet soft fonts. Implementing solutions with MICR fonts provides
a high level of scalability with operating system, application and printer
independence. Learn more about the quality of
The IDAutomationMICR font is a special font used on bank checks and
drafts in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, Panama, UK, and a few other
countries to print MICR characters for magnetic recognition and optical
character recognition systems. The IDAutomationMICR font contains ten specially
designed numeric characters 0 through 9, and the four special symbols: transit,
amount, on-us and dash.
The IDAutomationCMC7 font is a special MICR barcode font used in
Mexico, France, Spain and most Spanish speaking countries to print characters
for magnetic recognition and optical character recognition systems. The
IDAutomationCMC7 MICR font contains ten specially designed numeric characters 0
through 9, and five special symbols.
Both the MICR E13B and CMC-7 fonts were created according to
ISO (International Standards Organization) specifications. The MICR
E13B font also complies with strict ABA and ANSI standards.
Visual Basic source code (for MICR E13B only) is included with
every order. The VB source code has been extracted from a working
check printing application and should provide ideas as well as guidance
for automated methods of printing bank checks with the MICR E-13B
After purchasing the MICR E13B font license, the MICR font placement
guidelines will be released. The MICR font placement guidelines
have been compiled from the ISO standards for MICR E-13B fonts and
are summarized in an easy-to-understand document.
24 versions of the MICR E13-B and 4 versions of the CMC-7 font
are provided in TrueType, OpenType, PostScript and PCL to support
different print intensities.
The TrueType versions of the MICR E13B and CMC-7 fonts are compatible
with all versions of Microsoft Windows including Windows 3.1, 95,
98, NT, XP, MCE, 2000, 2003 and Windows Vista.
Binary and ASCII versions of the PostScript versions of the
MICR font are provided.
Separate PostScript and TrueType files are also provided for
support of Mac systems.
To Order the MICR or CMC Font License:
IDAutomation offers secure, encrypted online
ordering by credit card and immediate delivery via download
after the order is approved.
Other ordering options.