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RichTextBlock.FontFamily property

Applies to Windows and Windows Phone

Gets or sets the preferred top-level font family for the text content in this element.

Syntax


public FontFamily FontFamily { get; set; }


<RichTextBlock FontFamily="fontFamily" />
-or-
<RichTextBlock FontFamily="fontFamilyName[,fallbackFontFamilyName]" />
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<RichTextBlock FontFamily="fontURI#fontFamily" />

XAML Values

fontFamily

A single font family name, for example "Verdana".

fontFamilyName [,fallbackFontFamilyName]

A primary font family choice then one or more fallback font family choices, for example "Arial Unicode MS, Arial".

fontURI#fontFamily

Used for non-default fonts. Specifies the resource location in the assembly for a font file, and a font family within that font. For information on this usage, see FontFamily.

Property value

Type: FontFamily

A FontFamily object that specifies the preferred font family, or a primary preferred font family with one or more fallback font families. For information about defaults, see the FontFamily class topic.

Remarks

Set the FontFamily property to specify the default font family to use for all text in the RichTextBlock. You can override this value for specific text elements in the RichTextBlock by setting the TextElement.FontFamily property.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8.1 [Windows Runtime apps only]

Namespace

Windows.UI.Xaml.Controls
Windows::UI::Xaml::Controls [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

RichTextBlock
TextElement.FontFamily

 

 

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