This feature is non-standard and is not on a standards track. Do not use it on production sites facing the Web: it will not work for every user. There may also be large incompatibilities between implementations and the behavior may change in the future.
The -ms-hyphenate-limit-chars CSS property is a Microsoft extension that specifies one to three values that indicates the minimum number of characters in a hyphenated word. If the word does not meet the required minimum number of characters in the word, before the hyphen, or after the hyphen, then the word is not hyphenated.
This property is read/write.
|Applies to||all elements|
|Computed value||as specified|
|Canonical order||the unique non-ambiguous order defined by the formal grammar|
-ms-hyphenate-limit-chars property is specified as one of the following.
Corresponds to a value of 5 2 2, indicating a 5-character word limit, 2 characters required before a hyphenation break, and 2 characters required following a hyphenation break.
One to three integer values, corresponding to the word limit, the minimum number of characters required before a hyphenation break, and the minimum number of characters required following a hyphenation break, respectively.
If the third value is missing it is equal to the second.
If the second and third values are missing they are given a value of auto.
Negative values are not allowed.
Not part of any specification.