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How to add different styles for columns in PdfLightTable

Platform: WinForms |
Control: PDF |
Published Date: May 28, 2015 |
Last Revised Date: May 7, 2019

Add different styles for column in PdfLightTable

The following properties allow you to add different styles to PdfLightTable columns.

StringFormat:

To apply string format to PdfLightTable, you can use StringFormat Property.

The following code snippet shows how to add a string format to PdfLightTable columns.

C#:

            //Creates a new PDF document.
            PdfDocument doc = new PdfDocument();
 
            //Adds a page.
            PdfPage page = doc.Pages.Add();  
 
            //Declares a PdfLightTable.
            PdfLightTable pdfLightTable = new PdfLightTable(); 
 
            //Sets the DataSourceType as Direct.
            pdfLightTable.DataSourceType = PdfLightTableDataSourceType.TableDirect;
 
       //Creates columns.
            pdfLightTable.Columns.Add(new PdfColumn("Roll Number"));
            pdfLightTable.Columns.Add(new PdfColumn("Name"));
            pdfLightTable.Columns.Add(new PdfColumn("Class"));
 
            //Adds rows.
            pdfLightTable.Rows.Add(new object[] { "111", "Maxim", "III" });
            pdfLightTable.Rows.Add(new object[] { "222", "Bell", "III" });
 
           //Create a new string format
            PdfStringFormat format = new PdfStringFormat();
 
            //Set the text Alignment
            format.Alignment = PdfTextAlignment.Right;
 
            //Set the line Alignment
            format.LineAlignment = PdfVerticalAlignment.Middle;
 
            //Set right to left is true
            format.RightToLeft = true;
 
            //Add the string format to PdfLightTable column
            pdfLightTable .Columns [0].StringFormat = format;

 

ColumnName:

To specify a particular column name, use ColumnName Property.

C#

            // Specifies column name.
            pdfLightTable.Columns[1].ColumnName = "Student Name";

 

Width:

To set a PdfLightTable Columns width, use Width Property.

C#

            //Set column width
            pdfLightTable.Columns[0].Width = 30;
 
            //Draws the PdfLightTable.
            pdfLightTable.Draw(page, PointF.Empty);
 
            //Save the document.
            doc.Save("Output.pdf");
 
            //close the document
            doc.Close(true);

 

Sample Link:

http://www.syncfusion.com/downloads/support/directtrac/general/PdfLightTable369161033.zip

 

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