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ContentPosition Class

Represents a position within a document.
Inheritance Hierarchy
SystemObject
  SautinSoft.DocumentContentPosition

Namespace: SautinSoft.Document
Assembly: SautinSoft.Document (in SautinSoft.Document.dll) Version: 2024.7.18
Syntax
public sealed class ContentPosition

The ContentPosition type exposes the following members.

Properties
 NameDescription
Public propertyParent Gets the parent that scopes the current ContentPosition.
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Methods
 NameDescription
Public methodEquals Determines whether the specified object is equal to this ContentPosition instance.
(Overrides ObjectEquals(Object))
Public methodGetHashCode Serves as the default hash function.
(Overrides ObjectGetHashCode)
Public methodCode exampleInsert(ContentRange) Inserts the content of the specified ContentRange at the current ContentPosition.
Public methodCode exampleInsert(String) Inserts the specified text at the current ContentPosition.
Public methodCode exampleInsert(ContentRange, ImportSession) Inserts the content of the specified ContentRange (from another DocumentCore instance) at the current ContentPosition.
Public methodCode exampleInsert(String, CharacterFormat) Inserts the specified text with specific formatting at the current ContentPosition.
Public methodCode exampleInsert(String, HtmlLoadOptions) Inserts the specified html text at the current ContentPosition.
Public methodCode exampleInsert(String, RtfLoadOptions) Inserts the specified rich text at the current ContentPosition.
Public methodCode exampleInsert(String, TxtLoadOptions) Inserts the specified text at the current ContentPosition.
Public methodCode exampleInsert(String, CharacterFormat, TxtLoadOptions) Inserts the specified text with specific formatting at the current ContentPosition.
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Example

See Developer Guide: Create a new document with some content

Creates a new document with some content using C#
using System.Linq;
using SautinSoft.Document;

namespace Sample
{
    class Sample
    {

        static void Main(string[] args)
        {
            // Get your free 100-day key here:   
            // https://sautinsoft.com/start-for-free/

            InsertContent();
        }

        /// <summary>
        /// Create a new document with some content.
        /// </summary>
        /// <remarks>
        /// Details: https://sautinsoft.com/products/document/help/net/developer-guide/insert-content-net-csharp-vb.php
        /// </remarks>
        public static void InsertContent()
        {
            string documentPath = @"InsertContent.pdf";

            // Let's create a new document.
            DocumentCore dc = new DocumentCore();

            // Add new section.
            Section section = new Section(dc);
            dc.Sections.Add(section);

            // You may add a new paragraph using a classic way:
            section.Blocks.Add(new Paragraph(dc, "This is the first line in 1st paragraph!"));
            Paragraph par1 = section.Blocks[0] as Paragraph;
            par1.ParagraphFormat.Alignment = HorizontalAlignment.Center;

            // But here, let's see how to do it using ContentRange:

            // 1. Insert a content as Text.
            dc.Content.End.Insert("\nThis is a first line in 2nd paragraph.", new CharacterFormat() { Size = 25, FontColor = Color.Blue, Bold = true });

            // 2. Insert a content as HTML (at the start).
            dc.Content.Start.Insert("Hello from HTML!", new HtmlLoadOptions());

            // 3. Insert a content as RTF.
            dc.Content.End.Insert(@"{\rtf1 \b The line from RTF\b0!\par}", new RtfLoadOptions());

            // 4. Insert a content of SpecialCharacter.
            dc.Content.End.Insert(new SpecialCharacter(dc, SpecialCharacterType.LineBreak).Content);

            // 5. Insert a content as ContentRange.
            // Find first content of "HTML" and insert it at the end.
            ContentRange cr = dc.Content.Find("HTML").First();
            dc.Content.End.Insert(cr);

            // 6. Insert the content of Paragraph at the end.
            Paragraph p = new Paragraph(dc);
            Run run = new Run(dc, "As summarize, you can insert content of any class " +
                "derived from Element: Table, Shape, Paragraph, Run, HeaderFooter and even a whole DocumentCore!");
            run.CharacterFormat.FontColor = Color.DarkGreen;
            p.Inlines.Add(run);
            dc.Content.End.Insert(p.Content);

            // Save our document into PDF format.
            dc.Save(documentPath, new PdfSaveOptions() { Compliance = PdfCompliance.PDF_A1a });

            // Open the result for demonstration purposes.
            System.Diagnostics.Process.Start(new System.Diagnostics.ProcessStartInfo(documentPath) { UseShellExecute = true });
        }
    }
}
Creates a new document with some content using VB.Net
Imports System
Imports System.IO
Imports System.Linq
Imports SautinSoft.Document

Module Sample
    Sub Main()
        InsertContent()
    End Sub
    ''' Get your free 100-day key here:   
    ''' https://sautinsoft.com/start-for-free/
    ''' <summary>
    ''' Creates a new document with some content.
    ''' </summary>
    ''' <remarks>
    ''' Details: https://sautinsoft.com/products/document/help/net/developer-guide/insert-content-net-csharp-vb.php
    ''' </remarks>
    Sub InsertContent()
        Dim documentPath As String = "InsertContent.pdf"

        ' Let's create a new document.
        Dim dc As New DocumentCore()

        ' Add new section.
        Dim section As New Section(dc)
        dc.Sections.Add(section)

        ' You may add a new paragraph using a classic way:
        section.Blocks.Add(New Paragraph(dc, "This is a first line in 1st paragraph!"))
        Dim par1 As Paragraph = TryCast(section.Blocks(0), Paragraph)
        par1.ParagraphFormat.Alignment = HorizontalAlignment.Center

        ' But here, let's see how to do it using ContentRange:

        ' 1. Insert a content as Text.
        dc.Content.End.Insert(vbLf & "This is the first line in 2nd paragraph.", New CharacterFormat() With {
            .Size = 25,
            .FontColor = Color.Blue,
            .Bold = True
        })

        ' 2. Insert a content as HTML (at the start).
        dc.Content.Start.Insert("Hello from HTML!", New HtmlLoadOptions())

        ' 3. Insert a content as RTF.
        dc.Content.End.Insert("{\rtf1 \b The line from RTF\b0!\par}", New RtfLoadOptions())

        ' 4. Insert a content of SpecialCharacter.
        dc.Content.End.Insert((New SpecialCharacter(dc, SpecialCharacterType.LineBreak)).Content)

        ' 5. Insert a content as ContentRange.
        ' Find first content of "HTML" and insert it at the end.
        Dim cr As ContentRange = dc.Content.Find("HTML").First()
        dc.Content.End.Insert(cr)

        ' 6. Insert the content of Paragraph at the end.
        Dim p As New Paragraph(dc)
        Dim run As New Run(dc, "As summarize, you can insert content of any class " & "derived from Element: Table, Shape, Paragraph, Run, HeaderFooter and even a whole DocumentCore!")
        run.CharacterFormat.FontColor = Color.DarkGreen
        p.Inlines.Add(run)
        dc.Content.End.Insert(p.Content)

        ' Save our document into PDF format.
        dc.Save(documentPath, New PdfSaveOptions() With {.Compliance = PdfCompliance.PDF_A1a})

        ' Open the result for demonstration purposes.
        System.Diagnostics.Process.Start(New System.Diagnostics.ProcessStartInfo(documentPath) With {.UseShellExecute = True})
    End Sub
End Module
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