Printer Object

Posted on 2000-02-25
Last Modified: 2010-05-02
Is there an easiest way to align each column not using currentx while extracting files from a database and outputted to a hard copy that uses printer object and by not using spaces or tabs to align columns.
Question by:ricpat
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paulstamp earned 50 total points
ID: 2559156
You can use the rset method with a fixed width font, ie

Set the printer object's font to Courier and then use something like :

    sBuffer = space$(32)
    Rset sBuffer = myrecordset!mystring

    printer.print sBuffer

Rset effectively right aligns once string into another string.

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