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Gets or sets the weight or thickness of the specified font.

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

[BindableAttribute(true)]
public FontWeight FontWeight { get; set; }
public:
[BindableAttribute(true)]
property FontWeight FontWeight {
	FontWeight get();
	void set(FontWeight value);
}
[<BindableAttribute(true)>]
member FontWeight : FontWeight with get, set
<BindableAttribute(True)>
Public Property FontWeight As FontWeight

Property Value

Type:

A FontWeight value. The default is .

This property only affects a control whose template uses the property as a parameter. On other controls, this property has no impact. For a list of predefined FontWeight values, see the FontWeights class.

Identifier field

FontWeightProperty

Metadata properties set to true

, ,

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

<Button Name="btn5" FontWeight="Normal" 
        Click="ChangeFontWeight">
  FontWeight
</Button>
void ChangeFontWeight(object sender, RoutedEventArgs e)
{
    if (btn5.FontWeight == FontWeights.Bold)
    {
        btn5.FontWeight = FontWeights.Normal;
        btn5.Content = "FontWeight";
    }
    else
    {
        btn5.FontWeight = FontWeights.Bold;
        btn5.Content = "Control font weight changes from Normal to Bold.";
    }
}
Private Sub ChangeFontWeight(ByVal Sender As Object, ByVal e As RoutedEventArgs)

    If (btn5.FontWeight = FontWeights.Bold) Then

        btn5.FontWeight = FontWeights.Normal
        btn5.Content = "FontWeight"

    Else

        btn5.FontWeight = FontWeights.Bold
        btn5.Content = "Control font weight changes from Normal to Bold."
    End If
End Sub
.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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