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Control.FontStyle Property

Gets or sets the style in which the text is rendered.

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

public FontStyle FontStyle { get; set; }
<control FontStyle="fontStylesValue"/>

XAML Values


A FontStyles property name, such as Normal or Italic.

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.FontStyle
One of the values that specifies the style in which the text is rendered. The default is FontStyles.Normal.

Dependency property identifier field: FontStyleProperty


Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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