Type Method

monospacedDigitSystemFontOfSize:weight:

Returns a version of the standard system font that contains monospaced digit glyphs.

Declaration

+ (NSFont *)monospacedDigitSystemFontOfSize:(CGFloat)fontSize weight:(NSFontWeight)weight;

Parameters

fontSize

The desired font size specified in points. If you specify 0.0 or a negative number for this parameter, the method returns the system font at the default size.

weight

The desired weight of font lines, specified as one of the constants in NSFontWeight.

Return Value

A font object containing the system font with monospace digits at the specified size and weight.

Discussion

The font returned by this method has monospaced digit glyphs. Glyphs for other characters and symbols may be wider or narrower than the monospaced characters. To ensure the font uses fixed spacing for all characters, apply the NSFontFixedAdvanceAttribute attribute to the any strings you render.

See Also

Creating System Fonts

+ systemFontOfSize:

Returns the standard system font with the specified size.

+ systemFontOfSize:weight:

Returns the standard system font with the specified size and weight.

+ boldSystemFontOfSize:

Returns the standard system font in boldface type with the specified size.

+ monospacedSystemFontOfSize:weight:

Returns a monospace version of the system font with the specified size and weight.

systemFontSize

Returns the size of the standard system font.

smallSystemFontSize

Returns the size of the standard small system font.

NSFontWeight

System-defined font-weight values.