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Typeface.IsBoldSimulated Property

Determines whether to simulate a bold weight for the glyphs represented by the Typeface.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Media
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)
public bool IsBoldSimulated { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if bold simulation is used for glyphs; otherwise, false.

A Typeface can simulate a bold weight by stretching a glyph. A non-simulated bold typeface is typically designed to have a better visual appearance than a simulated bold typeface.

.NET Framework

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

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, 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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