Re: Including Windows printer output in Word documents

Subject: Re: Including Windows printer output in Word documents
From: Stephen Victor <svictor -at- HOUSTON -dot- GEOQUEST -dot- SLB -dot- COM>
Date: Thu, 2 Jan 1997 09:33:35 -0600

Tom Hansen wrote:
> I have a Windows application which produces printed reports. I would
> like to be able to include samples of this output in a MS Word document.
> I have tried using a PostScript printer driver, and setting it to
> "create EPS file". However, Word will not recognize the generated
> output as a valid EPS file.

Why don't you try exporting the report to an ASCII text file. Import the
file into the Word document, format it with Courier or some other
non-proportional font, and voila!...a nice report in your document.

Good luck,
Stephen P. Victor Phone: (713) 513-2552
Technical Writer, Software Training Fax: (713) 513-2019
Schlumberger GeoQuest svictor -at- houston -dot- geoquest -dot- slb -dot- com
5599 San Felipe, Suite 1700
Houston, Texas 77056 USA

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