ImageGear for C and C++ on Linux v20.0 - Updated
API Reference Guide > PDF Component API Reference > PDF Component Objects Reference > General Objects > HIG_PDF_FONT > IG_PDF_font_set_metrics

Sets a font's metrics, which provide the information needed to create a substitute multiple master font when the original font is unavailable.


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AT_ERRCOUNT ACCUAPI IG_PDF_font_set_metrics(
        HIG_PDF_FONT hFont,
        LPAT_PDF_FONT_METRICS lpFontMetrics


Name Type Description
hFont HIG_PDF_FONT The font whose metrics are being set.
lpFontMetrics LPAT_PDF_FONT_METRICS Pointer to a AT_PDF_FONT_METRICS structure containing the font's metrics.

Return Value:

Error count.

Supported Raster Image Formats:

This function does not process image pixels.


This function can only be used on Type 1, multiple master Type 1, and TrueType fonts; it cannot be used on Type 3 fonts.

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