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 Sub New (
	fontFamily As FontFamily,
	style As FontStyle,
	weight As FontWeight,
	stretch As FontStretch,
	fallbackFontFamily As FontFamily
)

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.
Dim typeface1 As New Typeface("Verdana")

' Return the typeface for the selected font family name and font values.
Dim typeface2 As 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.
Dim typeface3 As New Typeface(New FontFamily("file:///C:\MyFonts\#Pericles"), FontStyles.Italic, FontWeights.ExtraBold, FontStretches.Condensed, New FontFamily("Arial"))

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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