HTML and CSS Reference
• Under IE 8 this property is known as -ms-interpolation-mode to correctly show
it is an extension.
• At standard page zoom nearest-neighbor is used; otherwise, bicubic is
employed when not specified.
• This property is similar to image-rendering for Firefox.
This Microsoft-proposed CSS property defines a grid to be used in laying out Japanese or
Chinese characters in a Web document. This is a shorthand property for the more specific
layout grid properties.
layout-grid: layout-grid-mode layout-grid-type layout-grid-line
where each value corresponds to the more specific property.
<p style="layout-grid: char line 12px 12px .5in;">
A short text sample. </p>
• Under IE 8 this property is known as -ms-layout-grid to correctly show it is
This Microsoft-proposed CSS property defines the size of the character grid used for laying
out Japanese or Chinese characters in a Web document.
layout-grid-char: none | auto | length | percentage
where length is any positive length unit and percentage is a value derived from the size of the
parent element the rule is applied to.
<p style="layout-grid-char: 50px">
A very short text sample. </p>