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Stored procedures
gFont (Function)
In french: gPolice
Builds a sequence of characters describing the font that will be used for the text.
WINDEVUniversal Windows 10 AppAndroidiPhone/iPadIOS WidgetMac Catalyst In a window, this string is used to describe the text font:
  • in an element of a List Box or Combo Box control.
  • in the title bar and/or status bar of a window.
  • in a Static control.
Example
WINDEV
// Writes "Chicken" in Arial
ListAdd(LIST_Animals, gFont("Arial") + "Chick")
Syntax
<Result> = gFont(<Font name> [, <Charset used>])
<Result>: Character string
Sequence of characters describing the font that will be used for the text.
WINDEVUniversal Windows 10 AppAndroidiPhone/iPadIOS WidgetMac Catalyst This sequence of characters can be:
WEBDEV - Server code This sequence of characters is not interpreted by the controls in WEBDEV. This function can be used to format the string returned by a WEBDEV Webservice consumed by a WINDEV or WINDEV Mobile application.
<Font name>: Character string
Exact name of the font. If this parameter corresponds to an empty string (""), gFont has no effect.
<Charset used>: Optional Integer constant
Constant corresponding to the character set to use. The default character set will be used if this parameter is not specified.
charsetAnsiRoman characters in ANSI standard
charsetArabicArabic characters
charsetBalticBaltic characters
charsetChineseChinese characters (People's Republic of China)
charsetDefaultUses the computer's default character set. No character set is forced.
charsetEastEuropeCharacters of Eastern Europe (Polish, ...)
charsetGreekGreek characters
charsetHebrewHebrew characters
charsetJapaneseJapanese characters
charsetKoreanKorean characters
charsetMacMac Roman character set (used in previous versions of Macintosh).
charsetOccidentalRoman characters in ANSI standard
charsetRussianRussian characters
charsetThaiThai characters
charsetTraditionalChineseTraditional Chinese characters (Republic of Taiwan)
charsetTurkishTurkish characters
charsetVietnameseVietnamese characters

Android This parameter is ignored.
Remarks
  • The default font is restored after the call to this function.
  • All the other characteristics of the font are kept (bold, ...).
Component: wd280mdl.dll
Minimum version required
  • Version 9
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