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HTML element: <blockquote>

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Full support as of BlackBerry® Device Software version 3.7.

The <blockquote> element indicates that the enclosed text is part of a quotation. By default, the BlackBerry® Browser renders the <blockquote> element in the default font, with the left and right margins indented by one character space.

Differences between HTML, XHTML, and XHTML-MP

To conform to XHTML or XHTML-MP, you must use a block-level element around the text within the <blockquote> element.

Attributes

Attribute

Value(s)

Description

Supported in

cite

URI

This attribute provides a URL citation to indicate the source of a quotation. The attribute value should be a URL enclosed in quotation marks.

4.6 or later

Common attributes

The <blockquote> element supports the following common attributes:

  • class
  • dir
  • id
  • lang
  • style
  • title

4.6 or later

Event attributes

The <blockquote> element supports the following events:

  • onclick
  • onkeydown
  • onkeypress
  • onkeyup
  • onmousedown
  • onmousemove
  • onmouseout
  • onmouseover
  • onmouseup

4.6 or later

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