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Font Constructor (FontFamily, Single)

Font Constructor (FontFamily, Single)

Initializes a new Font using a specified size.

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

public Font(
	FontFamily family,
	float emSize
)

Parameters

family
Type: System.Drawing.FontFamily

The FontFamily of the new Font.

emSize
Type: System.Single

The em-size, in points, of the new font.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentException

emSize is less than or equal to 0, evaluates to infinity, or is not a valid number.

The resulting font has its Style property set to Regular and its Unit property set to Point.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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