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FontWeight.FromOpenTypeWeight Method

Creates a new instance of FontWeight that corresponds to the OpenType usWeightClass value.

Namespace:  System.Windows
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)

public static FontWeight FromOpenTypeWeight(
	int weightValue


Type: System.Int32
An integer value between 1 and 999 that corresponds to the usWeightClass definition in the OpenType specification.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.FontWeight
A new instance of FontWeight.

For more information about the OpenType usWeightClass value , see the "Font File Tables" section of the OpenType specification.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.