New International Features of Internet Explorer

Michel Suignard - Microsoft Corporation

Intended Audience: Manager, Software Engineer, Systems Analyst, Marketer
Session Level: Intermediate

With the latest version, Internet Explorer has added many new features increasing the breadth of its international coverage. This presentation will present the newly proposed CSS extensions and Ruby elements and how they have been implemented in IE5. It will also show some other features like font linking, East Asian line breaking, Text justifications and how Unicode character classification was used to implement these features.

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