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How to draw tables in PDF in VBScript and VB6 using ByteScout PDF SDK

How to draw tables in PDF in VBScript and VB6

ByteScout tutorials are designed to explain the code for both VBScript and VB6 beginners and advanced programmers. ByteScout PDF SDK is the pdf library that can create, update and modify PDF files. Supports text with fonts and style selections, layers, form fields, drawing lines and objects, automatic tables, images. Can be used to create and fill pdf forms and you can use it to draw tables in PDF with VBScript and VB6.

Fast application programming interfaces of ByteScout PDF SDK for VBScript and VB6 plus the instruction and the code below will help you quickly learn how to draw tables in PDF. In your VBScript and VB6 project or application you may simply copy & paste the code and then run your app! Enjoy writing a code with ready-to-use sample codes in VBScript and VB6.

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Tables.vbs
      
' This example demonstrates how to create tables. ' Create Bytescout.PDF.Document object Set pdfDocument = CreateObject("Bytescout.PDF.Document") pdfDocument.RegistrationName = "demo" pdfDocument.RegistrationKey = "demo" Set comHelpers = pdfDocument.ComHelpers ' Add page Set page1 = comHelpers.CreatePage(comHelpers.PAPERFORMAT_A4) pdfDocument.Pages.Add(page1) Set lightGrayColor = comHelpers.CreateColorGray(200) Set whiteColor = comHelpers.CreateColorGray(255) Set lightBlueColor = comHelpers.CreateColorRGB(200, 200, 250) Set lightRedColor = comHelpers.CreateColorRGB(255, 200, 200) ' Create a table and set default background color Set table = comHelpers.CreateTable() table.BackgroundColor = lightGrayColor ' Add row headers column and set its color table.Columns.Add(comHelpers.CreateTableColumn("RowHeaders", "")) table.Columns.Item(0).BackgroundColor = lightGrayColor ' Add columns A, B, C, ... For c = 0 To 9 columnName = Chr(65 + c) table.Columns.Add(comHelpers.CreateTableColumn(columnName, columnName)) Next ' Add rows For r = 0 To 9 ' Create new row and set its background color Set row = table.NewRow() row.BackgroundColor = whiteColor ' Set row header text row("RowHeaders").Text = CStr(r + 1) ' Set cell text For c = 0 To 9 columnName = Chr(65 + c) row(columnName).Text = columnName + CStr(r + 1) Next ' Add the row to the table table.Rows.Add(row) Next ' Decorate the table table.Rows.Item(1)("B").BackgroundColor = lightRedColor table.Columns.Item(2).BackgroundColor = lightBlueColor table.Rows.Item(1).BackgroundColor = lightBlueColor table.Rows.Item(1)("RowHeaders").BackgroundColor = lightBlueColor ' Draw the table on canvas page1.Canvas.DrawTable (table), 20, 20 ' Save document to file pdfDocument.Save("result.pdf") ' Open document in default PDF viewer app Set shell = CreateObject("WScript.Shell") shell.Run "result.pdf", 1, false

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