Typeface Constructor (String)

Initializes a new instance of the Typeface class for the specified font family typeface name.

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

public Typeface(
	string typefaceName
)

Parameters

typefaceName
Type: System.String
The typeface name for the specified font family.


// Return the typeface for the selected font family name.
Typeface typeface1 = new Typeface("Verdana");

// Return the typeface for the selected font family name and font values.
Typeface typeface2 = new Typeface(new FontFamily("file:///C:\\MyFonts\\#Pericles Light"),
                                                 FontStyles.Italic,
                                                 FontWeights.ExtraBold,
                                                 FontStretches.Condensed);

// Return the typeface for the selected font family name, font values, and fallback font family name.
Typeface typeface3 = new Typeface(new FontFamily("file:///C:\\MyFonts\\#Pericles"),
                                                 FontStyles.Italic,
                                                 FontWeights.ExtraBold,
                                                 FontStretches.Condensed,
                                                 new FontFamily("Arial"));


.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.
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