Typeface.IsBoldSimulated Property


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Determines whether to simulate a bold weight for the glyphs represented by the Typeface.

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

public bool IsBoldSimulated { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if bold simulation is used for glyphs; otherwise, false.

A Typeface can simulate a bold weight by stretching a glyph. A non-simulated bold typeface is typically designed to have a better visual appearance than a simulated bold typeface.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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