Specifies the autospacing and narrow space width adjustment of text.
-ms-text-autospace: none | ideograph-alpha | ideograph-numeric | ideograph-parenthesis | ideograph-space
A variable of type String that specifies or receives one of the following values:
Default. No effect takes place—that is, no extra space is added.
Creates extra spacing between runs of ideographic and non-ideographic text, such as Latin-based, Cyrillic, Greek, Arabic, or Hebrew text.
Creates extra spacing between runs of ideographic text and numeric characters.
Creates extra spacing between a normal (non-wide) parenthesis and an ideograph.
Extends the width of the space character when it is adjacent to ideographs.
|Applies To||All elements|
- CSS Text Level 3, Section 9.4
Windows Internet Explorer 8. The -ms-text-autospace attribute is an extension to CSS, and can be used as a synonym for text-autospace in IE8 Standards mode.
An ideograph is a character in an Asian writing system that represents a concept or an idea, but not a particular word or pronunciation.