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Subject: RE: Design using Courier New
Thread ID: 209480 Message ID: 209626 # Views: 1 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 9 Category: General VFP Topics
Date: Tuesday, December 30, 2008 6:11:13 AM         
   


>
> Hi Russel
> GdiplusX can retrieve that with a high precision.
> you must have system.app (or download it in codeplex)
>
> do locfile("system.app")
> WITH _SCREEN.System.Drawing
> .graphicsUnit="Pixel"
> ystring="Happy new year 2009"
> logfx= .Graphics.FromImage(.bitmap.new(10,100)) &&just for retrieve the logfx
>    loFont = .Font.New("Arial black", 24,  .FontStyle.Regular)  &&regular font style
> 	loSizeF = loGfx.MeasureString(ystring, loFont)
> messagebox("string width ="+trans(losizeF.width)+chr(13)+"string height ="+trans(losizeF.height))
> endwith
> 

> units are in pixels.you can evaluate the width and height of your textbox.
> Regards

Yousfi.

You mention "textbox" at the end of your reply.

Just to confirm, is the above code related to columns in a Grid?

Thanks,

Russell.

p.s. The TextBox stuff works great from your other reply in this thread (see below).











ENTIRE THREAD

Design using Courier New Posted by Russell Hill @ 12/29/2008 8:55:58 AM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by Samir Ibrahim @ 12/29/2008 9:47:24 AM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by Russell Hill @ 12/29/2008 12:24:49 PM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by Mike Yearwood @ 12/29/2008 7:58:23 PM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by Samir Ibrahim @ 12/30/2008 10:32:13 AM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by Stefan Wuebbe @ 12/30/2008 10:46:07 AM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by Stefan Wuebbe @ 12/29/2008 9:49:08 AM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by Russell Hill @ 12/29/2008 12:23:04 PM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by Stefan Wuebbe @ 12/29/2008 5:49:35 PM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by Russell Hill @ 12/31/2008 1:54:57 AM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by Gerrit Masee @ 12/29/2008 10:33:40 AM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by Russell Hill @ 12/29/2008 12:29:21 PM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by Cetin Basoz @ 12/29/2008 12:23:39 PM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by Russell Hill @ 12/29/2008 12:27:04 PM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by tushar @ 12/29/2008 1:18:59 PM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by Yousfi Benameur @ 12/29/2008 5:12:38 PM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by Russell Hill @ 12/30/2008 6:11:13 AM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by Yousfi Benameur @ 12/30/2008 2:41:53 PM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by Russell Hill @ 12/31/2008 1:54:13 AM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by Yousfi Benameur @ 12/31/2008 10:16:43 AM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by Yousfi Benameur @ 12/30/2008 12:14:50 AM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by Russell Hill @ 12/30/2008 4:12:26 AM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by Andy Kramek @ 12/31/2008 11:54:33 AM
RE: Design using Courier New Posted by Yousfi Benameur @ 12/31/2008 12:33:17 PM