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The SVGTextPositioningElement interface is implemented by elements that support attributes that position individual text glyphs. It is inherited by SVGTextElement, SVGTSpanElement, SVGTRefElement and SVGAltGlyphElement.

Properties

This interface also inherits properties from its parent, SVGTextContentElement.

SVGTextPositioningElement.x Read only
Returns an SVGAnimatedLengthList reflecting the x attribute of the given element.
SVGTextPositioningElement.y Read only
Returns an SVGAnimatedLengthList reflecting the y attribute of the given element.
SVGTextPositioningElement.dx Read only
Returns an SVGAnimatedLengthList reflecting the dx attribute of the given element.
SVGTextPositioningElement.dy Read only
Returns an SVGAnimatedLengthList reflecting the dy attribute of the given element.
SVGTextPositioningElement.rotate Read only
Returns an SVGAnimatedNumberList reflecting the rotate attribute of the given element.

Methods

This interface doesn't provide any specific methods, but inherits methods from its parent, SVGTextContentElement.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) 2
The definition of 'SVGGeometryElement' in that specification.
Candidate Recommendation No change
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) 1.1 (Second Edition)
The definition of 'SVGGeometryElement' in that specification.
Recommendation Initial definition

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Edge Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support (Yes) 20 (12.10240) (Yes) (Yes) (Yes) (Yes)
Feature Android Edge Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support ? 20 (12.10240) (Yes) ? ? ?

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