Control.FontStyle Property

Gets or sets the font style.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Controls
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation, http://schemas.microsoft.com/netfx/2007/xaml/presentation

'Declaration
<BindableAttribute(True)> _
Public Property FontStyle As FontStyle
<object FontStyle="FontStyle" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.FontStyle
A FontStyle value. The default is FontStyles.Normal.

This property only affects a control whose template uses the FontStyle property as a parameter. On other controls, this property has no impact.

The following example shows how to set the font style property of a control.

<Button Name="btn4" FontStyle="Normal" 
        Click="ChangeFontStyle">
  FontStyle
</Button>
Private Sub ChangeFontStyle(ByVal Sender As Object, ByVal e As RoutedEventArgs)

    If (btn4.FontStyle = FontStyles.Italic) Then

        btn4.FontStyle = FontStyles.Normal
        btn4.Content = "FontStyle" 

    Else

        btn4.FontStyle = FontStyles.Italic
        btn4.Content = "Control font style changes from Normal to Italic." 
    End If 
End Sub

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.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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