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    Ligatures Enumeration
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    Specifies the type of ligatures applied to a font.
    Syntax
    'Declaration
     
    Public Enum Ligatures 
       Inherits System.Enum
    public enum Ligatures : System.Enum 
    Members
    MemberDescription
    All Applies all types of ligatures to the font.
    Contextual Applies contextual ligatures to the font. Contextual ligatures are often designed to enhance readability, but may also be solely ornamental. Contextual ligatures may also be contextual alternates.
    ContextualDiscretional Applies contextual and discretional ligatures to the font.
    ContextualHistorical Applies contextual and historical ligatures to the font.
    ContextualHistoricalDiscretional Applies contextual, historical, and discretional ligatures to a font.
    Discretional Applies discretional ligatures to the font. Discretional ligatures are most often designed to be ornamental at the discretion of the type developer.
    Historical Applies historical ligatures to the font. Historical ligatures are similar to standard ligatures in that they were originally intended to improve the readability of the font, but may look archaic to the modern reader.
    HistoricalDiscretional Applies historical and discretional ligatures to the font.
    None Does not apply any ligatures to the font.
    Standard Applies standard ligatures to the font. Standard ligatures are designed to enhance readability. Standard ligatures in Latin languages include "fi", "fl", and "ff", for example.
    StandardContextual Applies standard and contextual ligatures to the font.
    StandardContextualDiscretional Applies standard, contextual and discretional ligatures to the font.
    StandardContextualHistorical Applies standard, contextual, and historical ligatures to the font.
    StandardDiscretional Applies standard and discretional ligatures to the font.
    StandardHistorical Applies standard and historical ligatures to the font.
    StandardHistoricalDiscretional Applies standard historical and discretional ligatures to the font.
    Inheritance Hierarchy

    System.Object
       System.ValueType
          System.Enum
             GrapeCity.Documents.Word.Ligatures

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