dir attribute

Indicates the directionality of the element’s text.

Estimated Support About

80.49% + 14.63% = 95.12%


  • 1

    Buggy. The client applies an rtl direction to the entire email if it contains text in a rtl language.

  • 2

    Partial. Removed from <table> and <td> elements.

  • 3

    Buggy on anchor <a> tags.

  • 4

    Buggy. LTR text in [dir=rtl] (and vice versa) is rendered with reversed word order.


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This feature was last tested on November 01, 2021.

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