Font::GetFamily method (gdiplusheaders.h)

The Font::GetFamily method gets the font family on which this font is based.


Status GetFamily(
  [out] FontFamily *family


[out] family

Type: FontFamily*

Pointer to a FontFamily object that receives the font family.

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 gdiplusheaders.h (include Gdiplus.h)
Library Gdiplus.lib
DLL Gdiplus.dll

See also



Using Text and Fonts