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CharacterMetrics.Baseline Property

Gets the baseline value for the character.

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

public double Baseline { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Double
A value of type Double representing the baseline.

The return value represents the vertical offset from the bottom of the black box to the baseline. A positive value indicates the baseline is above the bottom of the black box, while a negative value indicates the baseline is below the bottom of the black box.

.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.
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