About TX Text Control .NET for Windows Forms Professional

Add document editing, creation and PDF generation to your Windows Forms applications.

TX Text Control .NET for Windows Forms Professional is a royalty-free, fully programmable rich edit control that offers developers a broad range of word processing features in a reusable component designed for Visual Studio. It provides comprehensive text formatting, powerful mail merge features and all word processing key concepts such as table support, images, headers and footers and page sections.

TX Text Control .NET for Windows Forms Features

  • Fully-Featured Document Editor - TX Text Control is a royalty-free, fully programmable rich edit control that offers developers a broad range of word processing features in a reusable component designed for Visual Studio. It provides comprehensive text formatting, powerful mail merge features and all word processing key concepts such as table support, images, headers and footers and page sections.
    • Comprehensive text formatting.
    • Powerful mail merge.
    • Supports all word processing key concepts.
    • Collaboration features (track changes, comments).
    • Add comprehensive WYSIWYG word processing to your own applications with in seconds.
  • Reporting and Mail Merge - Integrate powerful flow type layout reporting.
    • Combine the power of a reporting tool and an easy-to-use WYSIWYG word processor, fully programmable and embeddable in your Windows Forms application.
      • MS Word compatible templates.
      • Use JSON or any IEnumerable object as data sources.
      • Create nested repeating blocks.
      • Integrate master-detail, side-by-side and sub-reports.
  • Customizable Ribbon Control - TX Text Control .NET for Windows Forms is shipped with it's own Windows Forms ribbon control and ready-to-use tabs for all typical tasks of TX Text Control. Essentially, you can build our demo TX Text Control Words within seconds without writing a single line of code.
    • Out-of-the-box, pre-designed ribbon tabs.
    • Simply connect to one or more Text Control instances.
    • Visual Studio designer support.
  • Adobe PDF Document Processing - Integrate PDF workflows into your business applications.
    • TX Text Control helps create PDF and PDF/A documents by merging data into MS Word compatible templates. It is used to cover the complete PDF document workflow from creating the document to processing incoming documents in business applications.
      • Create PDF and PDF/A documents from MS Word templates.
      • Process PDF/A-3 with embedded files.
      • Digitally sign PDFs.
      • Create fillable forms.
  • MS Word Compatible File Formats - TX Text Control .NET for Windows Forms supports a wide range of word processing formats:
    • Office Open XML (DOCX).
    • MS Word (DOC).
    • Rich Text Format (RTF).
    • HTML.
    • Adobe PDF, PDF/A.
    • Convert and modify different document types to a standardized style or merge various document types into one unified document. Provide your users an option to modify MS Word documents and to create Adobe PDF documents right in your Windows Forms application.
  • Shapes and Drawings - MS Word compatible drawings and shapes can be inserted and edited. Shapes can be inserted as single objects into TX Text Control and can be completely customized using the ribbon interface, a ready-to-use dialog box and programmatically using the TX Text Control API.
    • Fully-featured drawings editor.
    • Group shape objects.
    • MS Word compatible.
  • Page Section Support - Documents can be divided into an unlimited number of different sections, each one of which may be individually formatted. TX Text Control is shipped with a dialog box that can be used to manipulate the section settings.
    • Sections enables users to create documents with mixed page orientation, so that parts are inserted as portrait and other parts as landscape. It is possible to add different headers and footers to specific sections or you can include page numbering only for the main part of a document and omit it in an appendix.
  • Data Source Manager - The new Reporting ribbon tab is based on the new public class DataSourceManager that encapsulates the complete handling, logic and ready-to-use dialog boxes for the reporting template creation task.
    • Open XML, JSON, MS SQL, ODBC and ADO.NET.
    • Insert and manage available merge blocks.
    • Ready-to-use dialog boxes.
  • Headers and Footers - Different headers and footers can be inserted of each available page section of the document. Users can add a different first page header and footer, odd and even headers and footers and page numbers for each individual header and footer.
    • Section based headers and footers.
    • Odd and even page headers.
    • First page different.
    • Insert page numbers into headers and footers.
  • 1D and 2D Barcode Support - 1D and 2D barcodes make the reporting solution complete. Text Control Reporting can be easily used to create invoices, sales sheets and delivery notes with industry standard barcodes to connect the digital world and the paper-oriented world.
    • Industry-standard 2D types such as QR Code and PDF417.
    • Auto-scale mode for mail merge and reporting.
    • Bind barcodes to data sources.
    • 20+ barcode types.
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Common Word Processing Features
1D and 2D Barcode Support    
Bullets and Numbered Lists    
Character and Paragraph Formatting    
Clipboard Operations    
Loading from and Saving to Databases    
Integrated Dialog Boxes    
Document Sections    
Headers and Footers    
Hypertext Links    
Image Formats    
Images    
Page Columns    
Page and Document Settings    
Print and Print Preview    
Search and Replace    
Drawings and Shapes    
Spell Checking    
Stylesheet Formatting    
Table Headers    
Tables    
Text Frames    
Multi-Level Undo / Redo    
Zooming    
Advanced Programming Capabilities
64 Bit Version    
Comments    
Control Settings    
Data Binding    
Data Source Manager    
Document Protection    
Form Fields    
Excel Formulas    
Line and Character Operations    
Marked Text Fields    
Microsoft Word Merge Fields    
Page Rendering Engine    
Programming Paragraphs    
Reporting and Mail Merge    
Ribbon Control    
Stylesheet Programming    
Table of Contents    
Text Selections and Character Input    
Toolbars    
Track Changes    
XML Programming    
Localization
Multi-Language Support    
Unicode    
Supported Formats
Cascading Style Sheet (CSS)    
Microsoft Word (DOC)    
Microsoft Office Open XML (DOCX)    
Document Type Description (DTD)    
Hypertext Markup Language (HTML)    
Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) Export    
Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) Import    
Adobe PDF/A-3b Export and Import    
Adobe Portable Document Format Archive (PDF/A) Export    
Rich Text Format (RTF)    
Microsoft Excel (XSLS)    
Extensible Markup Language (XML)