CSS font-kerning Property

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.example1 {
  font-kerning: normal;

.example2 {
  font-kerning: none;

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The font-kerning property specifies that the use of the kerning information stored in a font.

The kerning defines how letters are spaced and fonts that do not include kerning data, this property will have no visible effect.

Default value:auto
JavaScript syntax:

Standard Syntax

font-kerning: auto|normal|none|initial|inherit|revert|revert-layer|unset;

Browser Support

The numbers in the table specify the first browser version that fully supports the property.


Property Values

The following table describes the values of this property.

Value Description
auto This is default value. The browser determines whether font kerning should be applied or not.
normal Specifies that font kerning is applied.
none Specifies that font kerning is not applied.
initial Sets this property to its default value.
inherit If specified, the associated element takes the computed value of its parent element animation-delay property.
revert Reverts the cascaded value of the property from its current value to the value the property
revert-layer Rollback styles to the ones specified in previous cascade layers.
unset Resets a property to its inherited value if the property naturally inherits from its parent, and to its initial value if not.

Default CSS Property Values

selectors {
  font-kerning: auto;
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