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Typeface Constructor (FontFamily, FontStyle, FontWeight, FontStretch, FontFamily)

Initializes a new instance of the Typeface class for the specified font family name, Style, Weight, and Stretch values. In addition, a fallback font family is specified.

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

public Typeface(
	FontFamily fontFamily,
	FontStyle style,
	FontWeight weight,
	FontStretch stretch,
	FontFamily fallbackFontFamily
)
You cannot use constructors in XAML.

Parameters

fontFamily
Type: System.Windows.Media.FontFamily

The font family of the typeface.

style
Type: System.Windows.FontStyle

The style of the typeface.

weight
Type: System.Windows.FontWeight

The relative weight of the typeface.

stretch
Type: System.Windows.FontStretch

The degree to which the typeface is stretched.

fallbackFontFamily
Type: System.Windows.Media.FontFamily

The font family that is used when a character is encountered that the primary font family (specified by the fontFamily parameter) cannot display.

Passing null for the fallbackFontFamily parameter causes box characters to be displayed for characters not included in the primary font family.

// Return the typeface for the selected font family name.
Typeface typeface1 = new Typeface("Verdana");

// Return the typeface for the selected font family name and font values.
Typeface typeface2 = new Typeface(new FontFamily("file:///C:\\MyFonts\\#Pericles Light"),
                                                 FontStyles.Italic,
                                                 FontWeights.ExtraBold,
                                                 FontStretches.Condensed);

// Return the typeface for the selected font family name, font values, and fallback font family name.
Typeface typeface3 = new Typeface(new FontFamily("file:///C:\\MyFonts\\#Pericles"),
                                                 FontStyles.Italic,
                                                 FontWeights.ExtraBold,
                                                 FontStretches.Condensed,
                                                 new FontFamily("Arial"));

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0
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