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How to migrate new barcodes to Voyager

  • Article Type: Q&A
  • Product: Voyager
  • Product Version: All
  • Relevant for Installation Type: Dedicated-Direct; Direct; Local; Total Care

Question

How to migrate a new barcode to patron records while maintaining the old one?

Answer

1. Put the existing barcodes in Patron SIF Item #03, offset 21.
2. Put the status for the existing barcodes in Patron SIF Item #05, offset 56.
3. Put the new barcodes in Patron SIF Item #08, offset 77.
4. Put the status for the new barcodes in Patron SIF Item #10, offset 112.

Additional Information

*If the existing and new barcodes have the same Patron Group, only one can have an Active status.
*See the Technical User's Guide chapters titled "Patron Update" and "Patron Record Standard Interface File" for more information.

Category: Batch jobs


  • Article last edited: 10/8/2013