KerningValues

Represents a kerning value collection.

public class KerningValues
Public Class KerningValues

Inheritance: ObjectKerningValues

Examples

The following example will display text on the page.
Imports System
Imports ceTe.DynamicPDF
Imports ceTe.DynamicPDF.PageElements
Imports ceTe.DynamicPDF.Text
     
Module MyModule
     		
    Sub Main()
     		
        ' Create a PDF Document
        Dim MyDocument As Document = New Document 
     		
        ' Create a Page and add it to the document
        Dim MyPage As Page = New Page
     
        ' Add page to the document
        MyDocument.Pages.Add(MyPage)
      
        ' Assign some text to a string
        Dim MyText As String = "To and WA are examples of when kerning would be used."
     
        ' Create a textarea
        Dim MyTextArea As TextArea = New TextArea(MyText, 10, 10, 400, 700, ceTe.DynamicPDF.Font.TimesRoman)
     
        ' Must be enabled before kern values can be read
        MyTextArea.KerningEnabled = true
     		 
        ' Create a KerningValues 
        Dim MyKernValues As KerningValues = MyTextArea.GetKerningValues()
             
        ' Assign positive value for making the space between chars closer and negative value for making the space further
        For i As Integer = 0 To MyKernValues.Spacing.Length - 1
            MyKernValues.Spacing(i) = Short.Parse((MyKernValues.Spacing(i) - 400).ToString)
        Next
    
        ' Add the text to the page
        MyPage.Elements.Add(MyTextArea)
     
        ' Save the PDF
        MyDocument.Draw("C:\MyDocument.pdf")
     		
    End Sub
End Module
using System;
using ceTe.DynamicPDF;
using ceTe.DynamicPDF.Text;
using ceTe.DynamicPDF.PageElements;

public class Example
{
    public static void CreatePDF(string outputPath)
    {
        // Create a PDF Document
        Document document = new Document();

        // Create a Page and add it to the document
        Page page = new Page();

        // Add page to the document
        document.Pages.Add(page);

        //Assign some text to a string
        string text = "To and WA are examples of when kerning would be used.";

        // Create a textarea
        TextArea textArea = new TextArea(text, 10, 10, 400, 700, ceTe.DynamicPDF.Font.TimesRoman);

        // Must be enabled before kern values can be read
        textArea.KerningEnabled = true;

        // Create a KerningValues 
        KerningValues kernValues = textArea.GetKerningValues();

        // Assign positive value for making the space between chars closer and negative value for making the space further
        for (int i = 0; i < kernValues.Spacing.Length; i++)
        {
            kernValues.Spacing[i] = (short)(kernValues.Spacing[i] - 400);
        }

        // Add the text area to the page
         page.Elements.Add(textArea);	
 
        // Save the PDF
        document.Draw(outputPath);
    } 
}

Properties

SpacingGets the spacing array corresponding to the text array.
TextGets the character array of the text that is kerned.

Methods

Equals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object .
(Inherited from Object)
GetHashCode()Serves as a hash function for a particular type.
(Inherited from Object)
GetType()Gets the Type of the current instance.
(Inherited from Object)
ToString()Returns a String that represents the current Object .
(Inherited from Object)

See Also

ceTe.DynamicPDF.Text

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