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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.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

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