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Font Constructor (String, Single, GraphicsUnit)

Initializes a new Font using a specified size and unit. The style is set to FontStyle.Regular.

Namespace:  System.Drawing
Assembly:  System.Drawing (in System.Drawing.dll)

public Font(
	string familyName,
	float emSize,
	GraphicsUnit unit
)

Parameters

familyName
Type: System.String

A string representation of the FontFamily for the new Font.

emSize
Type: System.Single

The em-size of the new font in the units specified by the unit parameter.

unit
Type: System.Drawing.GraphicsUnit

The GraphicsUnit of the new font.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentException

emSize is less than or equal to 0, evaluates to infinity, or is not a valid number.

The resulting font has its Style property set to FontStyle.Regular.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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