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TextRenderingMode Enumeration

 

Defines the supported rendering modes for text.

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

public enum TextRenderingMode

Member nameDescription
Aliased

Text is rendered with bilevel anti-aliasing.

Auto

Text is rendered with the most appropriate rendering algorithm based on the layout mode that was used to format the text.

ClearType

Text is rendered with the most appropriate ClearType rendering algorithm based on the layout mode that was used to format the text.

Grayscale

Text is rendered with grayscale anti-aliasing.

The Grayscale anti-aliasing algorithm chooses the appropriate ClearType algorithm to get bitmap representations for the glyphs. The intensity of the red, green, and blue channels of a pixel of rendered text is the value of the green channel in the corresponding pixel of the bitmap representation of the glyph.

.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
Silverlight
Available since 5.0
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