VB.NET || Word Wrap – How To Split A String Text Into lines With Maximum Length

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The following is a module with functions which demonstrates how to split text into multiple lines using VB.NET.

The following function is an extension, which takes a string, and splits it into multiple lines (array indices) of a specified length. If a word is too long to fit on a line, the entire word gets moved to the next line (the next array index).

This function does not break up long individual words.

1. Word Wrap

The example below demonstrates the use of ‘Utils.WordWrap‘ to split a string into multiple lines.

2. Utils Namespace

The following is the Utils Namespace. Include this in your project to start using!

3. More Examples

Below are more examples demonstrating the use of the ‘Utils‘ Namespace. Don’t forget to include the module when running the examples!

The highlighted lines are sections of interest to look out for.

The code is heavily commented, so no further insight is necessary. If you have any questions, feel free to leave a comment below.

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