Private Declare Function CreateFont Lib "gdi32" Alias "CreateFontA" ( _
ByVal nHeight As Int32, ByVal nWidth As Int32, _
ByVal nEscapement As Int32, ByVal nOrientation As Int32, _
ByVal fnWeight As Int32, ByVal fdwItalic As UInt32, _
ByVal fdwUnderline As UInt32, ByVal fdwStrikeOut As UInt32, _
ByVal fdwCharSet As Int32, ByVal fdwOutputPrecision As UInt32, _
ByVal fdwClipPrecision As UInt32, ByVal fdwQuality As UInt32, _
ByVal fdwPitchAndFamily As UInt32, ByVal lpszFace As String _
) As IntPtr
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Dont forget to call DeleteObject to free the pointer to the font (otherwise you get a nasty gdi leak)
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The CreateFont API
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The DeleteObject function deletes a logical pen, brush, font, bitmap, region, or palette, freeing all system resources associated with the object. After the object is deleted, the specified handle is no longer valid.
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