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Summary

The i element (<i>) historically was used to indicate that the text should be rendered in Italic type, where available. In HTML5, it indicates that the text is in a different voice or mood, or otherwise offset, from the surrounding text,


Overview Table

DOM Interface HTMLElement

Internationalization topics related to the i element:

Examples

This example uses the I element to make the text appear in italic type.

<I>This text is italic.</I>

Notes

Remarks

Standards information


HTML information

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Compatibility

Desktop

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari
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Mobile

Feature Android BlackBerry Chrome for mobile Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Opera Mini Safari Mobile
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See also

Related pages (MSDN)

  • Reference
  • address
  • cite
  • dfn
  • em

Attribution

This article contains content originally from external sources.

Portions of this content come from the Microsoft Developer Network: [Windows Internet Explorer API reference Article]