[futurebasic] Re: [FB] Text Columns

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From: Martin Fitzgibbons <rush@...>
Date: Fri, 08 Oct 1999 09:39:14 +1000

Pete wrote:

> > How do you save a file that has a list of words in columns so that when
> > you open it in another program such as Simpletext the column maintain
> > their appearance as they do on the printer and screen.
> >
> > I have tried using Tabs, Spaces, setting a monospaced font prior to
> > saving etc without success, is it possible?
> >
> > Martin
>
> martin between each word in the row you need to pad out with spaces. The
> number of spaces depends on the length of the previous word in the row
>

This bit I can do, its the next bit I am unsure of.

>
> and then create a _"styl" resource that specifies a monospace font

Martin