Applies to

Controls that can display text


The FontPitch property specifies the spacing of the font used for the text in the control.

When working in a painter, setting the font face name causes the correct font pitch to be selected.


In a painter

To set the font spacing:

  • Select a font spacing from the FontPitch list box on the Font tab page of the control's Properties view.

To set the font spacing of text objects in a graph control:

  1. Display the Text tab page of the graph control's Properties view.

  2. Select the desired text object from the Text Object list box.

  3. Select a font spacing from the FontPitch list box.

In scripts

The FontPitch property takes a value of the FontPitch enumerated datatype. The following example sets the font pitch for a static text control:

st_1.FontPitch = Fixed!