FontName Class

Font Name.When the object is serialized out as xml, its qualified name is x:name.

Inheritance Hierarchy


Namespace:  DocumentFormat.OpenXml.Spreadsheet
Assembly:  DocumentFormat.OpenXml (in DocumentFormat.OpenXml.dll)


Public Class FontName _
    Inherits OpenXmlLeafElement
Dim instance As FontName
public class FontName : OpenXmlLeafElement


[ISO/IEC 29500-1 1st Edition]

18.8.29 name (Font Name)

This element specifies the face name of this font.

Parent Elements

font (§18.8.22)



val (String Value)

A string representing the name of the font. If the font doesn't exist (because it isn't installed on the system), or the charset not supported by that font, then another font should be substituted.

The string length for this attribute shall be 0 to 31 characters.

The possible values for this attribute are defined by the ST_Xstring simple type (§

[Note: The W3C XML Schema definition of this element’s content model (CT_FontName) is located in §A.2. end note]

© ISO/IEC29500: 2008.

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

See Also


FontName Members

DocumentFormat.OpenXml.Spreadsheet Namespace