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Control.FontStyle Property

Gets or sets the font style. This is a dependency property.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Controls
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

public FontStyle FontStyle { get; set; }
<object FontStyle="FontStyle" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.FontStyle
A FontStyle value. The default is FontStyles.Normal.

This property only affects a control whose template uses the FontStyle property as a parameter. On other controls, this property has no impact.

The following example shows how to set the font style property of a control.

<Button Name="btn4" FontStyle="Normal" 
void ChangeFontStyle(object sender, RoutedEventArgs e)
    if (btn4.FontStyle == FontStyles.Italic)
        btn4.FontStyle = FontStyles.Normal;
        btn4.Content = "FontStyle";
        btn4.FontStyle = FontStyles.Italic;
        btn4.Content = "Control font style changes from Normal to Italic.";

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0

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