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 <altGlyph> SVG element allows sophisticated selection of the glyphs used to render its child character data.

Usage context

CategoriesText content element, Text content child element
Permitted contentAny elements or character data

Attributes

Global attributes

Specific attributes

DOM Interface

This element implements the SVGAltGlyphElement interface.

Specifications

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

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support1 Yes4 — 49 ?10.64
dx ? ? ? ? ? ?
dy ? ? ? ? ? ?
format ? ? ? ? ? ?
glyphRef ? ? ? ? ? ?
rotate ? ? ? ? ? ?
x ? ? ? ? ? ?
xlink:href ? ? ? ? ? ?
y ? ? ? ? ? ?
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support ?1 Yes4 — 49114 ?
dx ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
dy ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
format ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
glyphRef ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
rotate ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
x ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
xlink:href ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
y ? ? ? ? ? ? ?

See also

Document Tags and Contributors

Contributors to this page: fscholz, Sebastianz, Jeremie, Barbrousse, kscarfone, Manuel_Strehl
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