SGN databases provide an interactive design tool for creating breeding labels. To access the Label Desginer, click on “Label Designer” in the “Manage” menu.
To design a label, first select a data source.
Then select a page size and label format. If you don’t see your page or label size as an option then select ‘Custom’ and enter the dimensions in pixels.
Once you’ve selected a data source, page format, and label size, scroll down and begin adding elements to your label. For example, to add a 2D Barcode encoding plot_name:
To add text of the accession_name in a large bold font:
To add a custom text field including plot_number:
To add a custom number field:
Once your design is finished you can modify additional settings, save your design for later use, or download labels: To modify additional settings:
To save your design (and apply it to a different trial):
Finally, to download a set of labels: