Solved

Printing the contents of a textbox ( sending the text to a printer0

Posted on 2004-10-14
3
203 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-23
I have a form where after somr caculation are done the information is added to a textBox.  I want to place a button
on this form and when you click it. and it sends the text to the printer. How about doing the same with a listbox.

The text in the textbox is  like:

(100) ...One Hundred
(1,010)... One thousand Ten
(1,000,954)...One Million Nine Hundred Fifty Four
and so on

program converts numbers to text
0
Comment
Question by:ucla11
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:eozz_2000
ID: 12313205
You can use a printDocument to print the things you want in the printPage event of the object with the e.Graphics.DrawString method.
0
 

Author Comment

by:ucla11
ID: 12315341
eozz_2000 how would I use this code to print a Richtextbox?
0
 
LVL 4

Accepted Solution

by:
eozz_2000 earned 250 total points
ID: 12315805
   Private Sub PrintDocument1_PrintPage(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.Drawing.Printing.PrintPageEventArgs) Handles PrintDocument1.PrintPage
        Dim Lines() As String = Me.RichTextBox1.Lines
        Dim strLine As String
        Dim y As Integer = e.PageBounds.Top
        For Each strLine In Lines
            e.Graphics.DrawString(strLine, New Font("Arial", 10, FontStyle.Regular), Brushes.Black, e.PageBounds.Left, y)
            y += 10
        Next
    End Sub
0

Featured Post

Networking for the Cloud Era

Join Microsoft and Riverbed for a discussion and demonstration of enhancements to SteelConnect:
-One-click orchestration and cloud connectivity in Azure environments
-Tight integration of SD-WAN and WAN optimization capabilities
-Scalability and resiliency equal to a data center

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Variable Event ? 3 36
vb.net winforms sizing/resolution? 4 42
location of a form 2 25
VB.net -  GroupBox / Panel DataBinding and behavior 3 14
Microsoft Reports are based on a report definition, which is an XML file that describes data and layout for the report, with a different extension. You can create a client-side report definition language (*.rdlc) file with Visual Studio, and build g…
It was really hard time for me to get the understanding of Delegates in C#. I went through many websites and articles but I found them very clumsy. After going through those sites, I noted down the points in a easy way so here I am sharing that unde…
In a recent question (https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29004105/Run-AutoHotkey-script-directly-from-Notepad.html) here at Experts Exchange, a member asked how to run an AutoHotkey script (.AHK) directly from Notepad++ (aka NPP). This video…
I've attached the XLSM Excel spreadsheet I used in the video and also text files containing the macros used below. https://filedb.experts-exchange.com/incoming/2017/03_w12/1151775/Permutations.txt https://filedb.experts-exchange.com/incoming/201…

860 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question