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IDWriteTextLayout1::SetCharacterSpacing method

Sets the spacing between characters.

Syntax


virtual HRESULT SetCharacterSpacing(
   FLOAT             leadingSpacing,
   FLOAT             trailingSpacing,
   FLOAT             minimumAdvanceWidth,
   DWRITE_TEXT_RANGE textRange
) = 0;

Parameters

leadingSpacing

Type: FLOAT

The spacing before each character, in reading order.

trailingSpacing

Type: FLOAT

The spacing after each character, in reading order.

minimumAdvanceWidth

Type: FLOAT

The minimum advance of each character, to prevent characters from becoming too thin or zero-width. This must be zero or greater.

textRange

Type: DWRITE_TEXT_RANGE

Text range to which this change applies.

Return value

Type: HRESULT

If this method succeeds, it returns S_OK. Otherwise, it returns an HRESULT error code.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 8 and Platform Update for Windows 7 [desktop apps | Windows Store apps]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012 and Platform Update for Windows Server 2008 R2 [desktop apps | Windows Store apps]

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8.1 [Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1 and Windows Runtime apps]

Header

Dwrite_1.h

Library

Dwrite.lib

DLL

Dwrite.dll

See also

IDWriteTextLayout1

 

 

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