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Description of MUSHclient world function: world.WindowFontList

Name WindowFontList
Type Method
Summary Lists all fonts loaded into a miniwindow
Prototype VARIANT WindowFontList(BSTR WindowName);

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This returns a list of all fonts loaded into this miniwindow. You could use this to find which fonts have been loaded, and then use WindowFontInfo to find information about each one.

WindowName - the name of the miniwindow to check for fonts.

For more information, see:


Note: Available in version 4.34 onwards.

Lua example
-- show all fonts
fonts = WindowFontList(win)

if fonts then
  for _, v in ipairs (fonts) do 
    Note (v) 
end -- if any
Lua notes
Lua returns nil if there are no fonts.
Returns If there are no fonts loaded then the return value is empty. Use "IsEmpty" to test for this possibility.

Otherwise, it returns a variant array containing the font ids of all the fonts. Use "ubound" to find the number of fonts in the list. You can then use "WindowFontInfo" to find details about each fonts.
Introduced in version 4.34

See also ...

Function Description
WindowCreate Creates a miniwindow
WindowFont Loads a font into a miniwindow
WindowFontInfo Returns information about a font
WindowText Draws text into a miniwindow
WindowTextWidth Calculates the width of text in a miniwindow

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