Instance Method

weightOfFont:

Returns an approximation of the weight of the given font.

Declaration

- (NSInteger)weightOfFont:(NSFont *)fontObj;

Parameters

fontObj

The font whose approximate weight is returned.

Return Value

An approximation of the weight of the given font, where 0 indicates the lightest possible weight, 5 indicates a normal or book weight, and 9 or more indicates a bold or heavier weight. Because this method returns only an approximation of a font's weight, it is not guaranteed to return the exact weight with which fontObj was initialized.

See Also

Examining Fonts

- traitsOfFont:

Returns the traits of the given font.

- fontNamed:hasTraits:

Indicates whether the given font has all the specified traits.