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Fonts.GetTypefaces Method (Uri)

Returns a collection of Typeface objects from a uniform resource identifier (URI) value that represents the font location.

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

public static ICollection<Typeface> GetTypefaces(
	Uri baseUri


Type: System.Uri
The base URI value of the location of the fonts.

Return Value

Type: System.Collections.Generic.ICollection<Typeface>
An ICollection<T> of Typeface objects that represent the fonts in baseUri.

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

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

To return the collection of Typeface objects in an application's resources, use the "pack://application" URI notation shown in the following example.

foreach (Typeface typeface in Fonts.GetTypefaces(new Uri("pack://application:,,,/")))
    // Perform action.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.