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GlyphTypeface.GetGlyphOutline Method

Returns a Geometry value describing the path for a single glyph in the font.

This API is not CLS-compliant. 

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

public Geometry GetGlyphOutline(
	ushort glyphIndex,
	double renderingEmSize,
	double hintingEmSize


Type: System.UInt16
The index of the glyph to get the outline for.
Type: System.Double
The font size in drawing surface units.
Type: System.Double
The size to hint for in points.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Media.Geometry
A Geometry value that represents the path of the glyph.

The path represents the glyph without grid fitting applied for rendering at a specific resolution.

.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.