Describes the numeral style for a Typography object.
Assembly: PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)
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.
Most OpenType fonts expose only a subset of the total OpenType features available. If a specified font does not support a particular feature, the default glyphs are used instead.
The following code example shows how to define old style numerals for the Palatino Linotype font, using properties of the Typography object.
Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2
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