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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
public Object ConvertFromString (
	String value, 
	IValueSerializerContext context
public override function ConvertFromString (
	value : String, 
	context : IValueSerializerContext
) : Object
You cannot use methods in XAML.



String value to convert into a FontFamily.


Context information used for conversion.

Return Value

A new instance of FontFamily based on the supplied value.

Exception typeCondition


Occurs when value is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) or equal to Empty.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0