[This documentation is preliminary and is subject to change.]
Sets or retrieves line-breaking behavior within words, particularly where multiple languages appear in the object.
Integer value = object.put_wordBreak(BSTR v);Integer value = object.get_wordBreak(BSTR* sBreak);
Default. Allows line breaking within words.
Behaves as normal for CJK text, yet allows the line to break arbitrarily for non-CJK text. This value is suited to CJK text that contains small amounts of non-CJK text.
Behaves as normal for non-CJK text, but disallows word breaking for CJK text. This value is suited to non-CJK text that includes small amounts of CJK text.
normal | break-all | keep-all
|Applies To||All elements|
Windows Internet Explorer 8. The -ms-word-break attribute is an extension to CSS, and can be used as a synonym for word-break in IE8 Standards mode.
The behaviors of the parameter values are detailed in CSS Text Level 3: W3C Working Draft (6 March 2007), sec. 4.1, "Line Breaking Restrictions: The 'word-break' Property"; and in Unicode Standard Annex #14: Line Breaking Properties.
Minimum supported client
Minimum supported server
|Windows Server 2003|
Build date: 1/23/2012