Aspose::Words::Fonts::EmbeddedFontFormat enum

EmbeddedFontFormat enum

Specifies format of particular embedded font inside FontInfo object. When saving a document to a file, only embedded fonts of corresponding format are written down.

enum class EmbeddedFontFormat


EmbeddedOpenType0Specifies Embedded OpenType (EOT) File Format. This format of embedded fonts used in DOC files.
OpenType1Specifies font, embedded as plain copy of OpenType (TrueType) font file. This format of embedded fonts used in Open Office XML format, including DOCX files.


Shows how to extract an embedded font from a document, and save it to the local file system.

auto doc = MakeObject<Document>(MyDir + u"Embedded font.docx");

SharedPtr<FontInfo> embeddedFont = doc->get_FontInfos()->idx_get(u"Alte DIN 1451 Mittelschrift");
ArrayPtr<uint8_t> embeddedFontBytes = embeddedFont->GetEmbeddedFont(EmbeddedFontFormat::OpenType, EmbeddedFontStyle::Regular);

System::IO::File::WriteAllBytes(ArtifactsDir + u"Alte DIN 1451 Mittelschrift.ttf", embeddedFontBytes);

// Embedded font formats may be different in other formats such as .doc.
// We need to know the correct format before we can extract the font.
doc = MakeObject<Document>(MyDir + u"Embedded font.doc");

ASSERT_TRUE(doc->get_FontInfos()->idx_get(u"Alte DIN 1451 Mittelschrift")->GetEmbeddedFont(EmbeddedFontFormat::OpenType, EmbeddedFontStyle::Regular) ==
    doc->get_FontInfos()->idx_get(u"Alte DIN 1451 Mittelschrift")->GetEmbeddedFont(EmbeddedFontFormat::EmbeddedOpenType, EmbeddedFontStyle::Regular) ==

// Also, we can convert embedded OpenType format, which comes from .doc documents, to OpenType.
embeddedFontBytes = doc->get_FontInfos()->idx_get(u"Alte DIN 1451 Mittelschrift")->GetEmbeddedFontAsOpenType(EmbeddedFontStyle::Regular);

System::IO::File::WriteAllBytes(ArtifactsDir + u"Alte DIN 1451 Mittelschrift.otf", embeddedFontBytes);

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