Windows apps
Collapse the table of content
Expand the table of content

-ms-text-kashida-space property

Sets or retrieves the ratio of kashida expansion to white space expansion when justifying lines of text in the object.

CSS Text Level 3, Section 8.3

Syntax

-ms-text-kashida-space: percentage

Property values

percentage

An integer, followed by a %. The value is the ratio of kashida expansion to white space expansion. 100% specifies kashida expansion only, and 0% specifies white space expansion only

CSS information

Applies ToAll elements
Mediavisual
Inherited1
Initial Value0%

Standards information

Remarks

Kashida is a typographic effect that justifies lines of text by elongating characters at carefully chosen points. It is used in Arabic writing systems.

The property can be used with any justification style where kashida style expansion is used, such as the auto, distribute, kashida, and newspaper values of the -ms-text-justify property.

The property is read-only for the .

The property applies to block elements only.

See also

CSSStyleDeclaration
currentStyle
runtimeStyle
style

 

 

Build date: 10/15/2012

Community Additions

Show:
© 2016 Microsoft