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Font.GetHashCode Method

Gets the hash code for this Font.

Namespace:  System.Drawing
Assembly:  System.Drawing (in System.Drawing.dll)

public override int GetHashCode()

Return Value

Type: System.Int32
The hash code for this Font.

The following code example is designed for use with Windows Forms, and it requires PaintEventArgs e, which is a parameter of the Paint event handler. The code performs the following actions:

  • Creates a Font.

  • Gets the hash code for that font.

  • Displays a message box with the value of the hash code.

public void GetHashCode_Example(PaintEventArgs e)
{

    // Create a Font object.
    Font myFont = new Font("Arial", 16);

    // Get the hash code for myFont. 
    int hashCode = myFont.GetHashCode();

    // Display the hash code in a message box.
    MessageBox.Show(hashCode.ToString());
}

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

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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