Calculates width and height of a rectangle occupied by a text string with specified font settings as well as other font metrics. Includes: receiving text size and string ascender/descender, calculating “black box” of a regular string and artistic text (written on a circle), loads a font dynamically.

To run this sample in Visual Studio, install the Graphics Mill trial and open the Aurigma.GraphicsMill.sln solution in the Samples folder. Find the sample in this project:

D. Font and Text → D.02. Font Loading and Text Measuring

art text+4drawing+15font+8text+8

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