Fonts.GetTypefaces Method (String)

 
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Returns the collection of Typeface objects from a string value that represents the font directory location.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Media
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)

public static ICollection<Typeface> GetTypefaces(
	string location
)

Parameters

location
Type: System.String

The location that contains the fonts.

Return Value

Type: System.Collections.Generic.ICollection<Typeface>

An ICollection<T> of Typeface objects that represent the fonts in location.

Exception Condition
ArgumentNullException

The location is null. You cannot pass null, because this parameter is treated as a path or URI.

The following example shows how to use this method to return the collection of Typeface objects from a font location.

foreach (Typeface typeface in Fonts.GetTypefaces("D:/MyFonts/"))
{
    // Perform action.
}

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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