Gets or sets a FontNumeralStyle enumerated value that determines the set of glyphs that are used to render numeric alternate font forms.
Assembly: PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation, http://schemas.microsoft.com/netfx/2007/xaml/presentation
This property gets or sets a value on the object that owns a Typography property, which is the only way to access a Typography class instance. In addition, this property supports an attached property usage so that it can be set on text-containing objects in XAML.
OpenType fonts support an old style numeral format. This format is useful for displaying numerals in styles that are no longer standard. The following text displays an 18th century date in standard and old style numeral formats for the Palatino Linotype font.
The following text displays standard numerals for the Palatino Linotype font, followed by old style numerals.
The following code example shows how to define old style numerals for the Palatino Linotype font, using the property.