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StringUnit Enumeration

Specifies the units of measure for a text string.

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

public enum StringUnit

Member nameDescription
WorldSpecifies world units as the unit of measure.
DisplaySpecifies the device unit as the unit of measure.
PixelSpecifies a pixel as the unit of measure.
PointSpecifies a printer's point (1/72 inch) as the unit of measure.
InchSpecifies an inch as the unit of measure.
DocumentSpecifies 1/300 of an inch as the unit of measure.
MillimeterSpecifies a millimeter as the unit of measure
EmSpecifies a printer's em size of 32 as the unit of measure.

This enumeration is not currently used in the .NET Framework.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, 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.