Barcode Label Design Software

LABEL MATRIX is feature-rich barcode label design software for companies with simple labeling complexities. It is a trusted solution for companies looking for simple barcode label design software at a reasonable price point. LABEL MATRIX is an intuitive application with an easy-to-navigate interface. Helpful wizards guide you through adding text, images, barcodes, connecting to a database, and more design options for barcode labels that ensure a straightforward process. TEKLYNX offers the only fully supported and tested VM products in the industry. Run LABEL MATRIX VM on a virtual machine with confidence knowing that TEKLYNX has the right solution for your needs.

TEKLYNX Subscription Licensing is available for LABEL MATRIX. Learn more about Subscription Licensing here.

Create a Label in LABEL MATRIX

Creating a new label template with LABEL MATRIX is easy, thanks to an easy to use interface and handy wizards. LABEL MATRIX is perfect for simple, text-based labels with little variable information. Download a demo today!

The current version of LABEL MATRIX features full Windows 10 compatibility. Its added address field combination expression automatically excludes blank lines, optimizing address labels. If prompted, database connection can auto refresh when launched - ensuring access to the newest data. Multi-line keyboard input prompts scroll automatically, making data entry more efficient.

Business Benefits

LABEL MATRIX supports over 2,200 printers as well as any Windows-based printer, giving users the widest range of thermal transfer or laser printers to choose from. TEKLYNX consistently adds new drivers to keep up with the ever-growing list of available printers.

LABEL MATRIX includes hundreds of label samples and templates spanning from address labels to industry-specific compliance labels. These samples and templates allow users to meet virtually any labeling requirements.

LABEL MATRIX’ wizards can act as training guides when new users begin using the application. These wizards can be used for everything from selecting a printer, to database setup, to 2D barcode configuration. After you’re comfortable with the interface, you can easily turn off the wizards and create designs on your own.

Deliver interactive marketing content to customers through the addition of a QR Code on every label that leaves your door. LABEL MATRIX PowerPro has the ability to easily add QR Codes to the label designs you already use.


Quick Specs

For Windows® 10, Windows® 8.1, Windows® 8, Windows® Server 2012 R2, Windows® Server 2012, Windows® 7 SP1, Windows® Vista SP2, Windows® Server 2008 R2 SP1, Windows® Server 2003 SP2, and Windows ®XP SP3
Intuitive interface
Simple design features
Suitable for beginning to advanced users
Dozens of label design samples are included with the software to help you create compliance labels
Support for over 100 barcode symbologies
12 languages supported

Compare Editions of LABEL MATRIX

LABEL MATRIX QuickDraw is a basic label design package recommended for printing linear barcodes to Inkjet or LaserJet printers using store-bought sheets of labels such as Avery forms and templates.

LABEL MATRIX PowerPro has the ability to print linear and 2D barcode labels to thermal and thermal transfer printers.  LABEL MATRIX PowerPro is available in network (multi-user) licensing.

Let the comparison chart on the right help you decide which LABEL MATRIX edition is right for your business.
Label Matrix QuickDraw PowerPro
Print-only version x
Network version x
Virtual machine product available (tested and supported on virtual machines) x
Keyless software activation x x
Citrix Server/Terminal Server support (Network only)
Live Print Preview (view multiple labels with “live” variable data displayed) x
Label Specific Security x
Over 100 compliance label templates included x
Label Background templates with round label formats x x
Automatic paragraph sizing & scale to fit x
Bulleted & numbered lists with hanging indents x
Graphic formats import (bmp, pcx, jpg, tif, etc.) x x
Linear bar code support x x
UCC/EAN 128 and MaxiCode wizards x
2D bar code support x
Extended 2D support including TLC39 and QR Code x
Keyboard entry at print time x x
Double entry (verification) ability x
PickList "drop-down" data entry x x
Data retrieved from a database file x x
Counters (serial numbers) with support for alpha/numeric x x
Counters with custom numbering abilities x
Date and time stamping using multiple formats x x
Advanced math, string and logical functions x
Expansion Variables (use code “shortcuts” in expressions) x
Configure an ODBC/OLE DB data source x
Sequential database access x x
Keyed database access x
SQL query capability/SQL Query Builder Wizard x
Retrieve data from unlimited number of databases per label x
Includes separate Database Editor program x
Data Grid for viewing database records x x
Directly edit database records in the Data Grid x
Windows driver printer support x x
Support for over 2,700 thermal & thermal transfer printers x
Variable duplicate label count from any origin x x
Stacked printing ability with muliple labels per page x
Reverse the order of pages in a print job x
Print to file ** x
Print to picture x x
Pocket LABEL MATRIX support ** < (1 license)
Directly modify printer code with Job Modifier x
Automatic printing from a source database (AutoPrint) x
Command line support x
Export image and variable information to a data file (Write Data) x
Save all external attached files with the label design (Bundle Save) ** x
View & customize reports generated from label log files (Log Viewer) ** x
Code Converter label conversion utility x
** Not available in Print Pack
System Requirements
Installation requires Administrator privileges

Operating System
Windows® 10
Windows® 8.1 
Windows® Server 2012 R2
Windows® 7
Windows® Server 2008 R2 SP1
Windows® Vista SP2
Windows® Server 2003 Standard, Enterprise, or Datacenter edition
Windows® XP SP3
Windows® x64-bit platform
1 GB RAM with Windows® 10 (32-bit) or 2 GB (64-bit)
1 GB RAM with Windows® 8.1 (32-bit) or 2 GB (64-bit)
1 GB RAM with Windows® 7 (32-bit) or 2 GB (64-bit)
512 MB RAM with Windows® Server 2012 R2 (2GB recommended)
512 MB RAM with Windows® Server 2008 R2 SP1 (2GB recommended)
512 MB RAM with Windows® Vista SP2 (1 GB recommended)
256 MB RAM with Windows® Server 2003 (512 MB recommended)
128 MB RAM with Windows® XP SP3 (256 MB recommended)
Hard Disk Space
Hard drive with at least 300 MB of available space
Minimum: 800 x 600 High Color - 16 bit
Recommended: 1024 x 768 True Color - 32 bit
Supporting Software
Microsoft® Internet Explorer 6.0 SP1 or later
Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0
Additional Requirements
System must have access to the Internet (software key)
USB port if using a USB key (hardware key)
CD-ROM drive
How do I know if LABEL MATRIX barcode label design software is right for my business?
LABEL MATRIX is the best choice for small businesses looking for a labeling solution that is easy to install and use. The LABEL MATRIX application is simple enough to use for small labeling projects, with design features to handle larger-scale projects. LABEL MATRIX includes helpful design wizards to walk any level of user through the step-by-step process of label design and printing.

Can I run LABEL MATRIX on a virtual machine?
Yes, TEKLYNX offers the only fully supported and tested VM products in the industry. Run LABEL MATRIX VM on a virtual machine with confidence knowing that TEKLYNX has the right solution for your needs. Virtual Machine licenses are available only in TEKLYNX Subscription Licensing.
What languages does the LABEL MATRIX interface support?
LABEL MATRIX' interface supports Chinese (Traditional), Chinese (Simplified), Danish, Dutch, English (United States), Estonian, Finnish, French (France), German, Hebrew, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Portugal), Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, and Turkish. 
What edition of LABEL MATRIX do I need?
There are two editions of LABEL MATRIX to choose from:
  • LABEL MATRIX QuickDraw is a basic label design package recommended for printing linear barcode labels to Inkjet or LaserJet printers using store-bought sheets of labels such as Avery forms and templates.
  • LABEL MATRIX PowerPro has the ability to print linear and 2D barcodes to thermal and thermal transfer printers. LABEL MATRIX PowerPro is available in network (multi-user) licensing.
The LABEL MATRIX Product Edition Comparison provides a detailed list of the features available in the QuickDraw and PowerPro editions.

If you still need help choosing your barcode software, let our experienced representatives assist you in identifying your needs and requirements. Call us at (414) 837-4800.
Can I try LABEL MATRIX before I buy it?
Yes, you can download a free demo of LABEL MATRIX to experience the functionality of the product. The demo can run in LABEL MATRIX QuickDraw or LABEL MATRIX PowerPro mode. The demo is good for 30 days or 100 executions of the program.

The only limitation of the demo:
  • Print to File: In the demo version, you cannot write the printer code to a text file instead of sending it to the printer.
TEKLYNX encourages downloading a demo of LABEL MATRIX prior to purchase to ensure it is the right product for your organization. TEKLYNX does not accept product returns for opened boxed product and electronic software downloads.

When you decide to purchase LABEL MATRIX, you will receive an activation code that will allow you to convert your free demo into a fully licensed product. You will not need to reinstall the program.
Where can I buy LABEL MATRIX?
LABEL MATRIX barcode label design software is sold through a global network of over 1,500 resellers and integrators. To find a reseller in your area, contact us online or call (414) 837-4800.