TextElement.FontStyle Property

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Gets or sets the font style for the content in this element.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Documents
Assembly:  System.Windows (in System.Windows.dll)


Public Property FontStyle As FontStyle
public FontStyle FontStyle { get; set; }
<textElement FontStyle="fontStylesValue"/>

XAML Values

  • fontStylesValue
    A FontStyles property name, such as Normal or Italic.

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.FontStyle
One of the FontStyles property values, specifying the font style. The default is FontStyles.Normal.


Dependency property identifier field: FontStyleProperty

Version Information


Supported in: 5, 4

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1


For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.