Easily generate tabular PDF in C# with GiosPDF

From Google Analytics, it is obvious that most of the people who come here have been looking for PDF and iTextSharp info.

Well, iTextSharp is nice and lets you do wonderful things, given abundant time, but for that simple “Give me a tabular PDF from a database query” GiosPDF on CodeProject is a gem.

I have wrapped it up in a class, so that you can just give a datatable, and voila there’s your PDF report i 3 easy steps:

1) PDFfromSQL(string connectionstring, string listname, string author)

2) AddSQL(string SQLcmd, string header)

3) SaveToMemoryStream()

The source code is in a zip here.

Advertisements
Posted in C#

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s