ToString Method

FontFamily.ToString Method ()


Converts this FontFamily to a human-readable string representation.

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

public override string ToString()

Return Value

Type: System.String

The string that represents this FontFamily.

The following code example is designed for use with Windows Forms, and it requires PaintEventArgse, which is a parameter of the Paint event handler. The code creates a FontFamily and draws a string representation of the font family to the screen.

public void ToString_Example(PaintEventArgs e)
    // Create a FontFamily object.
    FontFamily myFontFamily = new FontFamily("Arial");

    // Draw a string representation of myFontFamily to the screen.
        new Font(myFontFamily, 16),
        new PointF(0, 0));

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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