OberonPlace.com Forums  

Go Back   OberonPlace.com Forums > Developer Forums > VBA > CorelDRAW/Corel DESIGNER VBA

 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
  #1  
Old 21-04-2007, 12:40
Beatniks
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default Odd square characters

Does anyone know how to get rid of those odd looking rectangular-squarish characters in text strings?

On active layer I have paragraph text that I wish to process using vb string functions. But, when I do something like:

Dim sTemp As String
sTemp = s.Text.Story.Characters.All


sTemp is fill with a string of printing and non-printing characters represented by "[]" rectangles.

I assume they're printing instructions (new line, new paragraph, spacing) and I need to convert string to ASCII, but I don't know how to get that done.

Thanks

p.s. What an awesome forum!

Last edited by Beatniks; 21-04-2007 at 16:04.
Reply With Quote
 


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Striping a word down to the first letter only knowbodynow CorelDRAW/Corel DESIGNER VBA 9 19-04-2007 15:14
fading box from color to transparent DalePurdon General 6 08-12-2006 15:47
Changing Colour of Characters in Artistic text knowbodynow CorelDRAW/Corel DESIGNER VBA 3 06-05-2006 19:43
Text ENCODE Craig Tucker CorelDRAW/Corel DESIGNER VBA 10 26-01-2005 13:59
Special Characters Craig Tucker CorelDRAW/Corel DESIGNER VBA 3 12-03-2003 11:57


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:30.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright © 2011, Oberonplace.com