style.speakTime (Property)

Part of the aural style control suite that defines the format of time values and whether they are spoken in 12 or 24 hour format.


CSS level - 2
Property/method value type:String primitive
JavaScript syntax:nonemyStyle.speakTime
CSS syntax:speak-time: aFormat
Argument list:aFormatA format according to which time values should be spoken

Spoken time values may be controlled with some very minimal keywords to determine whether to use a 12 hour or 24 hour clock for the basis of the spoken time. The following keyword values are appropriate:

The none keyword inhibits time speaking, while the other two select an appropriate time pronunciation.

There is scope for more control over the way this property is used in future versions of the CSS standard.


See also:Aural style sheets