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How to draw text vertically ?

Hello Friends,


I want to write text vertically. I use all DrawStyle for that but i did not get success..  Please help me to write vertically text.

See the image for more clearification what i want to draw.




Krishan Kant


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Re: How to draw text vertically ?

Hi key_key,


Try this code


 int thetaFixed = Fixed32.toFP(90);
        int cell_11 = Fixed32.cosd(thetaFixed);
        int cell_12 = -Fixed32.sind(thetaFixed);
        int cell_21 = Fixed32.sind(thetaFixed);
        int cell_22 = Fixed32.cosd(thetaFixed);

        int[] transform = new int[] { cell_11, cell_12, cell_21, cell_22, 0, 0 };
        Font myFont = Font.getDefault().derive(Font.BOLD, 17, Ui.UNITS_px,    Font.ANTIALIAS_STANDARD, 0, transform);
        LabelField lab = new LabelField("Hello");


you can set this font for graphics object also in any paint method if you need.