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DataGridViewCell.MeasureTextSize Method

Gets the height and width of the specified text given the specified characteristics.

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

public static Size MeasureTextSize(
	Graphics graphics,
	string text,
	Font font,
	TextFormatFlags flags
)

Parameters

graphics
Type: System.Drawing.Graphics

The Graphics used to render the text.

text
Type: System.String

The text to measure.

font
Type: System.Drawing.Font

The Font applied to the text.

flags
Type: System.Windows.Forms.TextFormatFlags

A bitwise combination of TextFormatFlags values to apply to the text.

Return Value

Type: System.Drawing.Size
A Size representing the height and width of the text.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

graphics is null.

-or-

font is null.

InvalidEnumArgumentException

flags is not a valid bitwise combination of TextFormatFlags values.

If multiple lines are required and the specified formatting allows it, the size returned includes the combined height of all lines.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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