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GetFamilies Method

FontFamily.GetFamilies Method

Note: This API is now obsolete. The non-obsolete alternative is Families.

Returns an array that contains all the FontFamily objects available for the specified graphics context.

Namespace:  System.Drawing
Assembly:  System.Drawing (in System.Drawing.dll)

[ObsoleteAttribute("Do not use method GetFamilies, use property Families instead")]
public static FontFamily[] GetFamilies(
	Graphics graphics
)

Parameters

graphics
Type: System.Drawing.Graphics

The Graphics object from which to return FontFamily objects.

Return Value

Type: System.Drawing.FontFamily[]
An array of FontFamily objects available for the specified Graphics object.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

graphics isnull.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4.6
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4.6
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4.5
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4.5.1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4.5.2
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 3.5 SP1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4
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