The SDK samples given below describe how to quickly make your application do set intercharacter spacing for text in pdf with pdf sdk in VB.NET with the help of ByteScout PDF Suite. Just copy and paste the code into your VB.NET application’s code and follow the instructions. Applying VB.NET application mostly includes various stages of the software development so even if the functionality works please test it with your data and the production environment.
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Imports Bytescout.PDF ''' <summary> ''' This example demonstrates how to change the intercharacter spacing. ''' </summary> Class Program Shared Sub Main() ' Create new document Dim pdfDocument = New Document() pdfDocument.RegistrationName = "demo" pdfDocument.RegistrationKey = "demo" ' Add page Dim page = New Page(PaperFormat.A4) pdfDocument.Pages.Add(page) Dim canvas = page.Canvas Dim font = New Font("Arial", 16) Dim brush = New SolidBrush() Dim stringFormat = New StringFormat() ' Standard spacing stringFormat.CharacterSpacing = 0.0F canvas.DrawString("Standard intercharacter spacing 0.0", font, brush, 20, 20, stringFormat) ' Increased spacing stringFormat.CharacterSpacing = 1.0F canvas.DrawString("Increased intercharacter spacing 1.0", font, brush, 20, 50, stringFormat) ' Reduced spacing stringFormat.CharacterSpacing = -0.75F canvas.DrawString("Reduced intercharacter spacing -0.75", font, brush, 20, 80, stringFormat) ' Save document to file pdfDocument.Save("result.pdf") ' Cleanup pdfDocument.Dispose() ' Open document in default PDF viewer app Process.Start("result.pdf") End Sub End Class