gotoxy problems

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    Question gotoxy problems

    is their an easy way to center text using gotoxy mabey some way to get the size of the screen then u can calculate it from that??

    is their a way to get it to apply to more then just up to the next new line??
    cause it is annoying having to put a new one each time u do a print statment
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    Code:
    #include <stdio.h>
    int main()
    {
    	printf("\t\t\t\tCentered, VOILA\n");
    	return 0;
    }
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    Comment your source code! Lynux-Penguin's Avatar
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    try this
    Code:
    #include <stdio.h> 
    #include <windows.h>
    
    void gotoxy(int x, int y);
    int main() 
    { 
    	gotoxy(28,1);
    	printf("Centered Text\n");
    	return 0;
    } 
    
    
    void gotoxy(int x, int y)
    {
       COORD coord;
       coord.X = x;
       coord.Y = y;
       SetConsoleCursorPosition(
    	   GetStdHandle(STD_OUTPUT_HANDLE), coord);
    }
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