Typeface.XHeight Property

 
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Gets the distance from the baseline to the top of an English lowercase letter for a typeface. The distance excludes ascenders.

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

public double XHeight { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Double

A Double that indicates the distance from the baseline to the top of an English lowercase letter (excluding ascenders), expressed as a fraction of the font em size.

A return value of 0.25 indicates that the top of an English letter is one-fourth of a font em above the baseline, while a return value of 0.75 indicates that the top of an English letter is three-fourths of a font em above the baseline.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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