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//specify a new font.
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//specify a new font.
 
QFont newFont("Courier", 8, QFont::Bold, true);
 
QFont newFont("Courier", 8, QFont::Bold, true);
 
//set font of application
 
//set font of application
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'''Font Courier (Bold and Italic)'''
 
'''Font Courier (Bold and Italic)'''
 
<br><br>
 
<br><br>
[[Image:Font1.JPG]]
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[[File:Font1.JPG]]
 
<br><br>
 
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'''After changing font to Times'''
 
'''After changing font to Times'''
 
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[[Image:Font2.JPG]]
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==Internal Links==
 
==Internal Links==
* [[How to use QFontComboBox in Qt|How to use QFontComboBox]]
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==Code Example==
 
==Code Example==
  
 
* [[File:QtChangeFont.zip]] shows how you can change text from font Courier to font Times from the menu. The example is tested on Nokia 5800 XpressMusic.[[Category:MeeGo]] [[Category:Symbian]]
 
* [[File:QtChangeFont.zip]] shows how you can change text from font Courier to font Times from the menu. The example is tested on Nokia 5800 XpressMusic.[[Category:MeeGo]] [[Category:Symbian]]

Revision as of 09:17, 20 February 2012


Article Metadata
Code ExampleTested with
Devices(s): Nokia 5800 XpressMusic
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Platform(s): Symbian^1,Symbian^3, Meamo, MeeGo
Symbian
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Signing Required: Self-Signed
Article
Keywords: Font
Created: savaj (12 Jun 2009)
Last edited: hamishwillee (20 Feb 2012)

Contents

Overview

This code example shows how to change font of a Qt application. This is done by setting the desired font QFont using QApplication::setFont().

Headers required

#include <QFont>

Source

//specify a new font.
QFont newFont("Courier", 8, QFont::Bold, true);
//set font of application
QApplication::setFont(newFont);

Postconditions

The code snippet is expected to show font "Courier" on application.

Font Courier (Bold and Italic)

Font1.JPG

After changing font to Times
Font2.JPG


External links

Internal Links

Code Example

  • File:QtChangeFont.zip shows how you can change text from font Courier to font Times from the menu. The example is tested on Nokia 5800 XpressMusic.
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