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Mas Juliza Alias
67 New Member
Hi,

I am building a program on Information System for Reservoir Operation for my Masters research. Now I have a text file which is an output file from a processing software (Terramodel) that lists out Elevation Range and Volume in columns and rows. The text file looks like this;

-------------------------------------------------
-software's distributor address-
-project description-

Depth range Volume
(m) (m3)
0.000 > 0.001 10.0
0.001 > 0.002 12.0
. .
. .
. .

cummulative volume
(m3)
500
-------------------------------------------------

now i've written the code to display the data in listbox using AddItem, but the whole lines are displayed in one single line in the listbox. I want to display only the Depth Range and Volume data, starting from '0.000 > 0.001'. So, how to skip reading the file header (software's distributor address & project description) and the data column's header (Depth range (m) & Volume (m3))?

Thank You for your time.
Sep 24 '10
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Mas Juliza Alias
67 New Member
the calculated Volume at the first 3 rows are correct, but the following rows are incorrect. they appear as 156.1, 233.5, and 325.2 which they should be 157.0, 234.5, and 326.7 respectively. i went through your codes finding the calculation formula but i don't know how to edit those. sorry for my limited knowledge. can you help me on this?

thank you for your time...
Nov 16 '10 #21
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