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FontFamilyValueSerializer.ConvertFromString Method

Converts a String into a FontFamily.

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

public override Object ConvertFromString(
	string value,
	IValueSerializerContext context


Type: System.String
String value to convert into a FontFamily.
Type: System.Windows.Markup.IValueSerializerContext
Context information used for conversion.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
A new instance of FontFamily based on the supplied value.


Occurs when value is null or equal to Empty.

.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.