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StringUnit Enumeration

Specifies the units of measure for a text string.

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

public enum StringUnit

Member nameDescription
DisplaySpecifies the device unit as the unit of measure.
DocumentSpecifies 1/300 of an inch as the unit of measure.
EmSpecifies a printer's em size of 32 as the unit of measure.
InchSpecifies an inch as the unit of measure.
MillimeterSpecifies a millimeter as the unit of measure
PixelSpecifies a pixel as the unit of measure.
PointSpecifies a printer's point (1/72 inch) as the unit of measure.
WorldSpecifies world units as the unit of measure.

This enumeration is not currently used in the .NET Framework.

.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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