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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
<object property="enumerationMemberName" .../>

Member nameDescription
AutoText is rendered with the most appropriate rendering algorithm based on the layout mode that was used to format the text.
AliasedText is rendered with bilevel anti-aliasing.
GrayscaleText is rendered with grayscale anti-aliasing.
ClearTypeText is rendered with the most appropriate ClearType rendering algorithm based on the layout mode that was used to format the text.

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

Supported in: 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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

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