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Saving VB form code to Word format , retaining colours

I need to save my VB code from a form to Word 98 format for some documentation. I need to retain the blue and green colouring used by VB. As VB adds the colours itself, I can't just copy it to the clipboard, as it turns out all black. Any ideas?
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mi5
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mcriderCommented:
Unless you do a "screen capture" you're going to have to color the text yourself...


Cheers!
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caraf_gCommented:
Hitching a ride...

I don't know the solution, but I can make a suggestion, perhaps..

The way I would approach this is to use the object interface to word. Then I would open the VB document as a text document.

You could then read in the VB file line by line.

You'll need to find the first single quote ' outside a pair of double quotes. That'll be the beginning of a comment.

Make sure you process the line continuation characters _

Now you can accurately colour lines or parts of lines green (comments)

The blue colour is going to be a lot more difficult. You may have to make a list of VB reserved keywords etc to achieve this with any degree of accuracy.

All in all, I do not think this is going to be an easy task.
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Erick37Commented:
Source Code Printing Demo Program
http://www.hossware.com/products_codepresenthoss.html
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