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pdf and doc reader

Discussion in 'C' started by giorgos3924, Nov 13, 2010.

  1. giorgos3924

    giorgos3924 New Member

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    Hello!
    How to create a form with . pdf and . doc reader? like a library. . .
    I want to open the . pdf and . doc files on the form.
    I work on Visual Studio C++ (CLR).
     
  2. shabbir

    shabbir Administrator Staff Member

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    Use the fileopen dialog and use the file type displayed filter to show the needed file types only
     
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    giorgos3924 New Member

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    example?
    how to use the fileopen on form?
    on textbox?
     
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    shabbir Administrator Staff Member

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    Not on form but a dialog window just like when you click File Open from application like Notepad.
     
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    xpi0t0s Mentor

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    Search for OLE on MSDN (Object Linking and Embedding). You might already have the Acrobat plugin installed - it's the "feature" that means whenever you click a PDF online, you get the PDF displayed in the browser (so you get the PDF window with the browser's menu - I've never been able to see the point of that, but apparently people wet themselves about it so it must be good), so you also need to find a similar plugin for DOC files (by which do you mean Microsoft Word? It's not the only word processor to use the DOC extension).
     
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    Foxit Reader is good software for PDF reader but if you want PDF writer or editor then code origami is the best software.
     

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