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Fix for line height ignored in Outlook 2010


Total Posts:  1
Posted: 12 September 2013 08:48 PM

Does anyone know how to keep the line height from expanding in outlook 2010?  I added my desired line height in the code, but it seems that outlook is just ignoring it.

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Geoff Phillips

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Total Posts:  386
Posted: 12 September 2013 09:06 PM
[ # 1 ]

Try adding “mso-line-height-rule:exactly” just before your line-height declaration.

For example:
< td style=“mso-line-height-rule:exactly; line-height:50px;>

This fix ONLY works on block elements.  So trying to achieve the same effect inside a font or span tag will not work. Since this is a Microsoft only CSS property, it should not interfere with any other email client.