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

Gets the height, in pixels, of the specified text, given the specified characteristics. Also indicates whether the required width is greater than the specified maximum width.

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,
	out bool widthTruncated
)

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.

widthTruncated
Type: System.Boolean

Set to true if the required width of the text is greater than maxWidth.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32
The height, in pixels, of the text.

ExceptionCondition
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

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

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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