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Stored procedures
The Font property is used to
  • Get the identifier of the font used in a control in a report, page or window.
  • Change the font used in a control in a report, page or window.
Example
WINDEV
MyFont is Font
MyFont = FontCreate("Arial", 12, iBold)
EDT_Address.Font = MyFont
// Define the characteristics of a Font variable
Font1 is Font
Font1.Name = "Arial"
Font1.Color = LightYellow
Font1.Size = 14
Font1.SizeUnit = unitPoint
Font1.Orientation = 45
// Apply the font to "MyControl"
MyControl.Font = Font1
Syntax

Getting the font used in a control Hide the details

<Result> = <Control used>.Font
<Result>: Font
Font variable containing the characteristics of the font used in the specified control.
<Control used>: Control name
Name of the control to be used.

Changing the font used in a control Hide the details

<Control used>.Font = <New font>
<Control used>: Control name
Name of the control to be used.
<New font>: Font
Font variable containing the characteristics of the new font to be used in the specified control. The font characteristics have been defined with FontCreate or via the font properties.
Remarks

Font of report controls

To handle the fonts used in the controls of a report, use the following properties:

Limitations

WINDEVUniversal Windows 10 App In a report, the Font property can be used on:
  • a Static control.
  • a Calculated control.
  • a Link control.
  • a Preset control.
  • an edit control.
In a window or page, the Font property can be used on:
  • a Static control,
  • an Edit control,
  • a Button control,
  • a Check Box control,
  • a Radio Button control,
  • a List Box control,
  • a row in a List Box, ListView or Combo Box control,
  • a Table control,
  • a TreeView Table control,
  • a table cell,
  • a table column,
  • a formatted display control,
  • an HTML control,
  • a Combo Box control,
  • a Link control,
  • an HTML Static control,
  • a Pager control,
  • a Site Map Path control,
  • a TreeView control,
  • a Menu control,
  • a cell in a status bar.
Related Examples:
Font property Unit examples (WEBDEV): Font property
[ + ] This example presents the use of the..Font properties and the use of the FontCreate function.
Minimum version required
  • Version 9
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