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Hi, I'm a rookie about C# and im starting developing some Basic Console
Aplications, but i was just wondering if there's a way to center a message
when using the "Console.WriteL ine("");" command, lets say i want the message
to appear centered when running the program. Thank you so much! ;)
Apr 2 '08 #1
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Not built in (AFAIK) - but you can just pad it manually:

static void Main()
{
WriteLineCenter ed("foo {0}", "bar");
}
static void WriteLineCenter ed(string format, params object[]
args)
{
string value = string.Format(f ormat, args);
int padding = (Console.Window Width - value.Length) / 2;
if (padding 0)
{
Console.Write(n ew string(' ',padding));
}
Console.WriteLi ne(value);
}
Apr 2 '08 #2
On Apr 2, 2:04*am, Fernando Rios
<FernandoR...@d iscussions.micr osoft.comwrote:
Hi, I'm a rookie about C# and im starting developing some Basic Console
Aplications, but i was just wondering if *there's a way to center a message
when using the "Console.WriteL ine("");" command, lets say i want the message
to appear centered when running the program. Thank you so much! ;)
Hi,

Not really, you see int he console you can only isntruct to display a
text, but you have no control of how to do it. I'm not aware of any
library that allows you to control and format the console.
Apr 2 '08 #3

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