SVGAltGlyphElement.glyphRef

Deprecated

This feature is no longer recommended. Though some browsers might still support it, it may have already been removed from the relevant web standards, may be in the process of being dropped, or may only be kept for compatibility purposes. Avoid using it, and update existing code if possible; see the compatibility table at the bottom of this page to guide your decision. Be aware that this feature may cease to work at any time.

The SVGAltGlyphElement.glyphRef property is a DOMString representing a glyph identifier. It has the same meaning as the ‘glyphRef’ property on the SVGGlyphRefElement interface of the <glyphRef> element.

Syntax

string = myGlyph.glyphRef;
myGlyph.glyphRef = string;

Value

The return value is a Glyph Identifier, the value of which depends on the format of the given font.

Example

myGlyph.glypRef = "#glyphID";

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) 1.1 (Second Edition)
The definition of 'glyphRef' in that specification.
Recommendation

Browser compatibility

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See also