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Font Constructor (FontFamily, Single, FontStyle, GraphicsUnit)

Initializes a new Font using a specified size, style, and unit.

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

public Font(
	FontFamily family,
	float emSize,
	FontStyle style,
	GraphicsUnit unit
)

Parameters

family
Type: System.Drawing.FontFamily

The FontFamily of the new Font.

emSize
Type: System.Single

The em-size of the new font in the units specified by the unit parameter.

style
Type: System.Drawing.FontStyle

The FontStyle of the new font.

unit
Type: System.Drawing.GraphicsUnit

The GraphicsUnit of the new font.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentException

emSize is less than or equal to 0, evaluates to infinity, or is not a valid number.

ArgumentNullException

family is null.

.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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