SVGAltGlyphElement.glyphRef

Deprecated
This feature has been removed from the Web standards. Though some browsers may still support it, it is in the process of being dropped. 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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DesktopMobile
ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support
DeprecatedNon-standard
Chrome Full support 1Edge ? Firefox Full support 4IE ? Opera Full support 10.6Safari Full support 4WebView Android ? Chrome Android ? Edge Mobile ? Firefox Android Full support 4Opera Android Full support 11Safari iOS Full support 4Samsung Internet Android ?

Legend

Full support  
Full support
Compatibility unknown  
Compatibility unknown
Non-standard. Expect poor cross-browser support.
Non-standard. Expect poor cross-browser support.
Deprecated. Not for use in new websites.
Deprecated. Not for use in new websites.

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