Provides a set of static predefined FontWeight values.
Assembly: PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)
Specifies a "Black" font weight.
Specifies a "Bold" font weight.
Specifies a "Demi-bold" font weight.
Specifies an "Extra-black" font weight.
Specifies an "Extra-bold" font weight.
Specifies an "Extra-light" font weight.
Specifies a "Heavy" font weight.
Specifies a "Light" font weight.
Specifies a "Medium" font weight.
Specifies a "Normal" font weight.
Specifies a "Regular" font weight.
Specifies a "Semi-bold" font weight.
Specifies a "Thin" font weight.
Specifies an "Ultra-black" font weight.
Specifies an "Ultra-bold" font weight.
Specifies an "Ultra-light" font weight.
A font weight describes the relative weight of a font, in terms of the lightness or heaviness of the strokes. Weight differences are generally differentiated by an increased stroke or thickness that is associated with a given character in a font, as compared to a "normal" character from that same font.
The usWeightClass definition in the OpenType specification. The usWeightClass represents an integer value between 1 and 999. Lower values indicate lighter weights; higher values indicate heavier weights.values correspond to the
For more information about the OpenType usWeightClass value, see the "Font File Tables" section of the OpenType specification.
Available since 3.0
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.