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Default fonts

Postby asellon » Sat, 16 May 2009 00:44:17 GMT

I have looked around for the answer but not very successfully.  If I want to 
find the font information that is in the "Advanced Appearance" dialog under 
the Display Properties dialog found when you rightclick the desktop, where 
do I need to be looking?

What I am after is init-ing a font dialog box with the default font off 
windows.  MS Shell Dlg is not the default I want.

I should be finding tahoma somewhere... so how to get this?

thanks.

Andy 



Re: Default fonts

Postby Seetharam » Sat, 16 May 2009 03:40:25 GMT

Have you tried
SystemParametersInfo() with SPI_GETNONCLIENTMETRICS ?

The NONCLIENTMETRICS  struct has all these various font information
( from MSDN )

lfCaptionFont - A pointer to a LOGFONT structure that contains
information about the caption font.
iSmCaptionWidth - The width of small caption buttons, in pixels.
lfSmCaptionFont -A pointer to a LOGFONT structure that contains
information about the small caption font.
lfMenuFont - A pointer to a LOGFONT structure that contains
information about the font used in menu bars.
lfStatusFont - A pointer to a LOGFONT structure that contains
information about the font used in status bars and tooltips.
lfMessageFont - A pointer to a LOGFONT structure that contains
information about the font used in message boxes.

-Seetharam

Re: Default fonts

Postby asellon » Sat, 16 May 2009 04:52:21 GMT

yes.  this is what I was looking for..  I recently found it, but thank you 
for responding.

Andy







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