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Summary: create PDF document using Itextsharp.dll
Language: VB.NET
Author: do hoang hai
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Culture: en-US
Bytes: 1496
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    ''' create a pdf document using ItextSharp library
    ''' path to the location of new file, include file name
    ''' download itextSharp.dll at
    Public Shared Sub makePDFDocument(ByVal strFilePath As String)
        'if there are more than 9 columns for displaying result, we should use A4 landscape size to present
        Dim document As Document = New Document
        'or for LandScape size: New Document(PageSize.A4.Rotate())
            'create a pdf file
            PdfWriter.GetInstance(document, New FileStream(strFilePath, FileMode.Create))
            'add a paragraph
            Dim pr As New Paragraph("Sample paragraph: To make a graph, you first create a graph with text, font, fontsize,FontStype, FontForeColor", New Font(text.Font.TIMES_ROMAN, 13, text.Font.BOLD, text.Color.DARK_GRAY))
            pr.Alignment = Element.ALIGN_CENTER
            'add an image
            Dim imgUrl As String = ""
            Dim img As New iTextSharp.text.Jpeg(imgUrl)
            img.Alignment = Element.ALIGN_CENTER
            'you can also add table to the page, see ItextSharp library,..
        Catch ex As Exception
        End Try
    End Sub

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