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ToolStripItemTextRenderEventArgs.TextFont Property

Gets or sets the font of the text drawn on the ToolStripItem.

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

public Font TextFont { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Drawing.Font
The Font of the text drawn on the ToolStripItem.

The following code example demonstrates the use of this member. In the example, an event handler reports on the occurrence of the ToolStripRenderer.RenderItemText event. This report helps you to learn when the event occurs and can assist you in debugging.

To run the example code, paste it into a project that contains an instance of a type that inherits from ToolStripRenderer, such as a ToolStripSystemRenderer or ToolStripProfessionalRenderer. Then name the instance ToolStripRenderer1 and ensure that the event handler is associated with the ToolStripRenderer.RenderItemText event.


private void ToolStripRenderer1_RenderItemText(Object sender, ToolStripItemTextRenderEventArgs e) {

System.Text.StringBuilder messageBoxCS = new System.Text.StringBuilder();
messageBoxCS.AppendFormat("{0} = {1}", "Text", e.Text );
messageBoxCS.AppendLine();
messageBoxCS.AppendFormat("{0} = {1}", "TextColor", e.TextColor );
messageBoxCS.AppendLine();
messageBoxCS.AppendFormat("{0} = {1}", "TextFont", e.TextFont );
messageBoxCS.AppendLine();
messageBoxCS.AppendFormat("{0} = {1}", "TextRectangle", e.TextRectangle );
messageBoxCS.AppendLine();
messageBoxCS.AppendFormat("{0} = {1}", "TextFormat", e.TextFormat );
messageBoxCS.AppendLine();
messageBoxCS.AppendFormat("{0} = {1}", "TextDirection", e.TextDirection );
messageBoxCS.AppendLine();
messageBoxCS.AppendFormat("{0} = {1}", "Graphics", e.Graphics );
messageBoxCS.AppendLine();
messageBoxCS.AppendFormat("{0} = {1}", "Item", e.Item );
messageBoxCS.AppendLine();
messageBoxCS.AppendFormat("{0} = {1}", "ToolStrip", e.ToolStrip );
messageBoxCS.AppendLine();
MessageBox.Show(messageBoxCS.ToString(), "RenderItemText Event" );
}


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, 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.
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