Type Method

boldSystemFont(ofSize:)

Returns the font object used for standard interface items that are rendered in boldface type in the specified size.

Declaration

class func boldSystemFont(ofSize fontSize: CGFloat) -> UIFont

Parameters

fontSize

The size (in points) for the font. This value must be greater than 0.0.

Return Value

A font object of the specified size.

Discussion

Instead of using this method to get a font, it’s often more appropriate to use preferredFont(forTextStyle:) because that method respects the user’s selected content size category.

See Also

Creating System Fonts

class func systemFont(ofSize: CGFloat) -> UIFont

Returns the font object used for standard interface items in the specified size.

class func systemFont(ofSize: CGFloat, weight: UIFont.Weight) -> UIFont

Returns the font object used for standard interface items in the specified size and weight.

class func italicSystemFont(ofSize: CGFloat) -> UIFont

Returns the font object used for standard interface items that are rendered in italic type in the specified size.

class func monospacedDigitSystemFont(ofSize: CGFloat, weight: UIFont.Weight) -> UIFont

Returns the font object used for standard interface items that require fixed distances between digits.