DataGridViewCell.MeasureTextHeight Method (Graphics, String, Font, Int32, TextFormatFlags)

 

Gets the height, in pixels, of the specified text, given the specified characteristics.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Forms
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)

public static int MeasureTextHeight(
	Graphics graphics,
	string text,
	Font font,
	int maxWidth,
	TextFormatFlags flags
)

Parameters

graphics
Type: System.Drawing.Graphics

The Graphics used to render the text.

text
Type: System.String

The text to measure.

font
Type: System.Drawing.Font

The Font applied to the text.

maxWidth
Type: System.Int32

The maximum width of the text.

flags
Type: System.Windows.Forms.TextFormatFlags

A bitwise combination of TextFormatFlags values to apply to the text.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32

The height, in pixels, of the text.

Exception Condition
ArgumentNullException

graphics is null.

-or-

font is null.

ArgumentOutOfRangeException

maxWidth is less than 1.

InvalidEnumArgumentException

flags is not a valid bitwise combination of TextFormatFlags values.

If multiple lines are required and the specified formatting allows it, the height returned is the combined height of all lines.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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