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HTML Tag Support

Expanded Supported Tags

The table below lists HTML tags supported by the RichEditControl. External links are currently processed for inline pictures and style sheets (css files). The ID and Class attributes are interpreted for all tags, including the unlisted ones. These attributes are used to specify a style applied to the document part defined by a certain tag.

Tag

Attribute(s)

Notes

a

dir

b

dir

base

basefont

size

color

face

dir

big

dir

blockquote

dir

br

dir

center

dir

code

dir

div

page-break-before

page-break-after

page-break-inside

background-color

border (CSS)

dir

Only if set to always.

Only if set to avoid.

Only if set to avoid.

em

dir

font

size

color

face

dir

h1-h6

align

dir

Specify the corresponding paragraph's Paragraph.OutlineLevel property to mark the text in HTML output with H1 - H6 tags.

Paragraphs with outline levels higher than 6 are exported as text enclosed in a P tag.

head

hr

align

color

noshade

size

width

html

hr

i

dir

img

align

src

height

width

If not specified, the image is considered as inline.

li

type

value

dir

link

href

type

media

dir

meta

ol

type

value

align

dir

p

align

dir

script

Text inside this tag is ignored.

small

span

strike

dir

strong

dir

style

sub

dir

sup

dir

table

align

bgcolor

border

bordercolor

cellpadding

cellspacing

dir

width

The dir attribute reorders table columns and applies the table indent (specified by the Table.Indent property) to the right side of the table.

td

align

bgcolor

bordercolor

colspan

height

nowrap

rowspan

text-align

valign

width

Supported in the Internet Explorer only.

Sets the TableCellPropertiesBase.NoWrap property.

RichEditControl's interpretation of this attribute is different from the HTML browser.

th

any allowed

tr

align

bgcolor

bordercolor

height

text-align

valign

Supported in the Internet Explorer only.

title

Text inside this tag is ignored.

u

dir

ul

dir

Expanded Unsupported Tags

  • <base> tag with href attribute;
  • <div> tag with align and float css attribute;
  • <li> tag with list-style-image css attribute;
  • <margin> tag;
  • <tab> tag;
  • <table> tag with cols attribute;
  • <td> tab with bordercolor and nowrap attributes;
  • !important declaration;
  • word-wrap and break-word css properties;
  • css3 shapes;
  • <ui> tag with type attribute.

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