It accepts *lots* of command-line parameters, including "run the code in
this PostScript file" (PS is virtually a programming language) so you can
get it to do just about anything, if you're clever enough. Many, many
examples come with the package.
MS Dev MVP
> Thanks for the input Jim. I have heard of GhostScript but I thought it was
> standalone program. I'm looking for something I can either integrate into
> VB App or that I can automate from VB. Is GhostScript either of those?
> check out the site you mentioned. Maybe the answers to those questions are
> Thanks again
> Charlie Woodin
> > For EPS you want GhostScript, a freeware program that does everything
> > PostScript and more (pdf, ascii, and other conversions). Try
> > www.cs.wisc.edu/~ghost/
> > Jim Deutch
> > MS Dev MVP
> > > I'm familiar with using the API to create metafile format graphics
> > > of the custom plots (graphs) in my Visual Basic application. Is there
> > > any similar way to export them as Encapsulated Postscript (EPS) files?
> > > Or, does anyone know of a third party control that would transparently
> > > make the conversion?
> > > Thanks for any help