Introducing the DirectWrite Font System

Hi, my name is Niklas Borson and I’m a developer on the DirectWrite team at Microsoft. DirectWrite has multiple layers of functionality, including text layout, script processing, glyph rendering, and the font system. In this post, I’d like to talk about some of the thinking behind the design of the font API in DirectWrite, and…

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DirectWrite Questions and Answers

Hi, my name is Mikhail Leonov, and I’m a Senior Software Development Engineer on the DirectWrite team at Microsoft. I would like to address common user feedback on DirectWrite in a relatively informal ‘simple question – simple answer’ format. Feedback themes were gathered mostly from the user comments on various DirectWrite related blogs. Please feel…

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