align attribute | align property

Sets or retrieves how the object is aligned with adjacent text.

Syntax

HTML<element align="p" ... >
JavaScript

p = object.align

Property values

Type: String

one of the following values:

absbottom

Aligns the bottom of the object with the absolute bottom of the surrounding text. The absolute bottom is equal to the baseline of the text minus the height of the largest descender in the text.

absmiddle

Aligns the middle of the object with the middle of the surrounding text. The absolute middle is the midpoint between the absolute bottom and text top of the surrounding text.

baseline

Aligns the bottom of the object with the baseline of the surrounding text.

bottom

Aligns the bottom of the object with the bottom of the surrounding text. The bottom is equal to the baseline minus the standard height of a descender in the text.

left

Default. Aligns the object to the left of the surrounding text. All preceding and subsequent text flows to the right of the object.

middle

Aligns the middle of the object with the surrounding text.

right

Aligns the object to the right of the surrounding text. All subsequent text flows to the left of the object.

texttop

Aligns the top of the object with the absolute top of the surrounding text. The absolute top is the baseline plus the height of the largest ascender in the text.

top

Aligns the top of the object with the top of the text. The top of the text is the baseline plus the standard height of an ascender in the text.

Standards information

Remarks

This property applies only to the input type=image. It is undefined for all other input types.

See also

embed
fieldSet
img
input
input type=image
object
select

 

 

Build date: 10/15/2012

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