FontFraction Enum


Describes the fraction style for a Typography object.

public enum class FontFraction
public enum FontFraction
type FontFraction = 
Public Enum FontFraction


Normal 0

Default style is used.

Slashed 1

Slashed fraction style is used.

Stacked 2

Stacked fraction style is used.


The following code example shows how to define fraction styles for the Palatino Linotype font, using properties of the Typography object.

<Paragraph FontFamily="Palatino Linotype" Typography.Fraction="Slashed">
  1/8 1/4 3/8 1/2 5/8 3/4 7/8
<Paragraph FontFamily="Palatino Linotype" Typography.Fraction="Stacked">
  1/8 1/4 3/8 1/2 5/8 3/4 7/8


OpenType fonts support styles for fractions, including slashed and stacked. The following text displays fraction styles for the Palatino Linotype font.

Text using OpenType slashed and stacked fractions
Example of slashed and stacked fraction styles


Most OpenType fonts expose only a subset of the total OpenType features available. If a specified font does not support a particular feature, the default glyphs are used instead.

Applies to