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Printing String Builder With Form Feed Not Working

Printing String Builder With Form Feed Not Working

(OP)
I'm using string builder to create some text file reports. I can add a CrLf using

CODE

stbReport.Append("REPORT TOTAL".PadRight(15) _
          + New String(" "c, 59) _
          + RptPayTotal.ToString("#####,##0.00").PadLeft(12) _
          + ControlChars.CrLf) 
But when I add

CODE

stbReport.Append(ControlChars.FormFeed) 
it is not doing a form feed when I print with the following code where txtReport.Text contains the text from stbReport.ToString

CODE

Dim myPrintObject As TextPrint = New TextPrint(txtReport.Text)
    Dim dlg As New PrintDialog
    dlg.Document = myPrintObject

    Dim Result As DialogResult = dlg.ShowDialog

    If (Result = System.Windows.Forms.DialogResult.OK) Then
      If ReportLayout = "LANDSCAPE" Then
        myPrintObject.DefaultPageSettings.Landscape = True
      Else
        myPrintObject.DefaultPageSettings.Landscape = False
      End If
      myPrintObject.Font = New Font("Courier New", ReportFont2)
      myPrintObject.Print()
    End If 
Any way to make this work?

Auguy
Sylvania/Toledo Ohio

RE: Printing String Builder With Form Feed Not Working

(OP)
Anybody have any ideas or alternatives? Thanks

Auguy
Sylvania/Toledo Ohio

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