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Control.FontStretch Property

Gets or sets the degree to which a font is condensed or expanded on the screen.

Namespace: System.Windows.Controls
Assembly: PresentationFramework (in presentationframework.dll)
XML Namespace:  http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation

[BindableAttribute(true)] 
public FontStretch FontStretch { get; set; }
/** @property */
public FontStretch get_FontStretch ()

/** @property */
public void set_FontStretch (FontStretch value)

public function get FontStretch () : FontStretch

public function set FontStretch (value : FontStretch)

<object FontStretch="FontStretch" .../>

Property Value

A FontStretches enumeration value. The default value is Normal.

The following example shows how to set the font stretch property of a control. For possible stretch values, see FontStretches.

<Button Name="btn10" FontStretch ="Condensed" 
        Click="ChangeFontStretch" TabIndex="3">
  FontStretch
</Button>

void ChangeFontStretch(object sender, RoutedEventArgs e)
{
    if (btn10.FontStretch == FontStretches.Condensed)
    {
        btn10.FontStretch = FontStretches.Normal;
        btn10.Content = "Control FontStretch changes from Condensed to Normal.";

    }
    else
    {
        btn10.FontStretch = FontStretches.Condensed;
        btn10.Content = "FontStretch";
    }
}

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The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

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Supported in: 3.0

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