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Writes text on current page with formatting commands.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
DynaPDF 7.4 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "DynaPDF.WriteFTextExRotated"; PDF; PosX; PosY; Width; Height; Align; Text; Alpha { ; PlainText } )   More


Parameter Description Example value
PDF The PDF reference returned from DynaPDF.New. $pdf
PosX X-Coordinate of output rectangle $x
PosY Y-Coordinate of output rectangle $y
Width Width of output rectangle $w
Height Height of output rectangle or -1. $h
Align The text alignment. Can be left, center, right or justify. "left"
Text The text to write. "Hello World"
Alpha The rotation angle in degrees.
From 0 to 360 degrees.
PlainText Optional
Available in MBS FileMaker Plugin 9.1 or newer.
Pass 1 to ignore formatting commands and treat text as plain text.
Default is 0 to interpret commands in text.


Returns OK or error message.


Writes text on current page with formatting commands.
Same as DynaPDF.WriteFTextEx, but with additional rotation in center of box.

See DynaPDF.WriteStyledTextExRotated to convert FileMaker styles to DynaPDF commands.

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Release notes

Created 10th August 2017, last changed 6th February 2019

DynaPDF.WriteFTextEx   -   DynaPDF.WriteStyledText

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