Short story: Obtain non-client metrics from the system, including conversion of LOGFONT structures to StdFont objects.
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This sample, or the one from which it originally derived, was published (or at least peripherally mentioned) in the following article(s):
- Retrieve Windows Font Specification, Ask the VB Pro, VBPJ, March 2000
This sample uses the following API calls:
Module Library Function CNonClientMetrics.cls gdi32
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Please, enjoy and learn from this sample. Include its code within your own projects, if you wish. But, in order to insure only the most recent code is available to all, I ask that you don't share the sample by any form of mass distribution.
Download NCMetrics.zip, 9Kb, Last Updated: Tuesday, December 07, 1999