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What is the best way to draw text along with geometry?



In WPF, I'm starting to use classes such as LineGeometry, EllipseGeometry, GeometryGroup, Path... in order to draw 2D graphics. I chose these over shapes because I saw it could be faster thanks to the freezing feature.

I need to draw text along with geometry, with specific fonts. The text needs to be positionnable with the same coordinate system as the geometry. And I need to be able to apply a transform such as RotateTransform.

What would be the best way? I've run across the GlyphRunDrawing class but it's really complicated.

Thanks a lot in advance.




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To create a text geometry just use FormattedText.BuildGeometry, for example, to get a geometry of "Text to display" in font Tahoma size 16 pixels at point (5,5) use:.
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