ActiveReports 16 .NET Edition
GrapeCity.ActiveReports Assembly / GrapeCity.ActiveReports Namespace / SectionReport Class / SaveLayout Method / SaveLayout(Stream) Method
Stream object where the report's layout will be saved.
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    SaveLayout(Stream) Method
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    This overload has been deprecated. Please use the new SaveLayout(XmlWriter) overload.

    Syntax
    'Declaration
     
    Public Overloads Sub SaveLayout( _
       ByVal stream As Stream _
    ) 
    public void SaveLayout( 
       Stream stream
    )

    Parameters

    stream
    Stream object where the report's layout will be saved.
    Remarks

    You can use this method to save the report's layout as a stream, then store it in a database or a resource file.

    The SaveLayout(Stream) method uses the UTF-16 encoding when you save to a stream.

    When using this method, any code behind the report is ignored. To embed code in the report, use Scripting.

    Example
    private void mnuPrintPreview_Click(object sender, System.EventArgs e)
    {
        GrapeCity.ActiveReports.SectionReport rpt = new GrapeCity.ActiveReports.SectionReport();
        System.IO.MemoryStream m_stream = new System.IO.MemoryStream();
        this.designer1.Report.SaveLayout(m_stream);
        m_stream.Position = 0;    
        rpt.LoadLayout(m_stream);
        m_stream.Close();
        frmViewer frm = new frmViewer();    
        frm.SetReport(rpt);
        frm.ShowDialog(this);
    }
    Private Sub mnuPrintPreview_Click(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) _ 
        Handles mnuPrintPreview.Click
            Dim rpt As New GrapeCity.ActiveReports.SectionReport()
            Dim m_stream As New System.IO.MemoryStream()
            Me.Designer1.Report.SaveLayout(m_stream)
            m_stream.Position = 0
            rpt.LoadLayout(m_stream)
            m_stream.Close()
            Dim frm As New frmViewer()
            frm.SetReport(rpt)
            frm.ShowDialog(Me)
    End Sub
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