LayoutControl.ExportToText(Stream, String, Boolean) Method

Obsolete. Exports the controls displayed within the LayoutControl to a stream in TXT format using the specified separator string and quotation settings.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraLayout

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraLayout.v20.1.dll


[Obsolete("Use the ExportToText(Stream stream, TextExportOptions options) method instead")]
public void ExportToText(
    Stream stream,
    string separator,
    bool quoteStringsWithSeparators
<Obsolete("Use the ExportToText(Stream stream, TextExportOptions options) method instead")>
Public Sub ExportToText(
    stream As Stream,
    separator As String,
    quoteStringsWithSeparators As Boolean


Name Type Description
stream Stream

A Stream object, to which the created document is exported.

separator String

A String containing symbols which will be used to separate the document's text elements in the created text file.

quoteStringsWithSeparators Boolean

true to quote (place quotation marks around) text elements that contain symbols which coincide with the specified separator string; otherwise, false.


This method indirectly calls the PrintingSystemBase.ExportToText method of the XtraPrinting Library. If this library is not available the method does nothing. For details on the ExportToText method see the PrintingSystemBase.ExportToText topic.

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