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Re^2: Collecting data from a program that doesn't make it easy

by TGI (Parson)
on Oct 16, 2007 at 01:07 UTC ( #645085=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Collecting data from a program that doesn't make it easy
in thread Collecting data from a program that doesn't make it easy

It may even be possible to scrape the windows for the text of the reports. That way you don't have to mess around with printing things.

If that doesn't work, I was able to extract the text from a PDF file I printed with PDFCreator--an open source virtual printer for windows systems.


TGI says moo

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