Font.GetHashCode Method ()


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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 PaintEventArgse, 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.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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