StringFormat::SetFormatFlags method (gdiplusstringformat.h)

The StringFormat::SetFormatFlags method sets the format flags for this StringFormat object. The format flags determine most of the characteristics of a StringFormat object.


Status SetFormatFlags(
  [in] INT flags


[in] flags

Type: INT

Thirty-two bit value that specifies the format flags that control most of the characteristics of the StringFormat object. The flags are set by applying a bitwise OR to elements of the StringFormatFlags enumeration.

Return value

Type: Status

If the method succeeds, it returns Ok, which is an element of the Status enumeration.

If the method fails, it returns one of the other elements of the Status enumeration.


Minimum supported client Windows XP, Windows 2000 Professional [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows 2000 Server [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header gdiplusstringformat.h (include Gdiplus.h)
Library Gdiplus.lib
DLL Gdiplus.dll

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