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I have some pcl documents with information embeded in the first couple of lines. These need to be removed bfore converting the pcl document to a tiff document to be imaged.

In vb6 I used:

Put #outFile, , Replace(StrConv(InputB(LOF(fileNum), fileNum), vbUnicode), sString, "", 1, 1, vbBinaryCompare)

I am opening the file binary converting to a string and replacing the string, basically deltting the string and saving it to a new file. I have tried to code this in, but have not been able to make it work.
Posted 25-May-12 8:33am
Edited 25-May-12 8:36am
SAKryukov 25-May-12 14:44pm
Who do you think MSDN help is written for?
losmac 29-May-12 13:03pm
Good question!

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Solution 1

I found a way to accomplish what I needed.

FileOpen(5, "C:\Temp\TempImg.pcl", OpenMode.Output)
Do Until EOF(fileNum)
    sString1 = LineInput(fileNum)
    position = InStr(sString1, "INDEXX:")
    If position > 0 Then
        sString = sString1
        sString1 = ""
    End If
    Print(5, sString1 & vbCrLf)
imageFile = My.Computer.FileSystem.ReadAllBytes"C:\Temp\TempImg.pcl")
My.Computer.FileSystem.WriteAllBytes(TempDir + sFileName, imageFile, False)
Kenneth Haugland 16-Jul-12 12:20pm
This looks a lot like VB6 if im not mistaken?

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