Textalign=center for canvas element is calculated incorrectly in Internet Explorer 11

Applies to: Internet Explorer 11

Symptoms


When you use HTML with Right-To-Left (RTL) direction, the canvas element doesn't follow the textalign=center instruction correctly. This issue occurs in Internet Explorer 11.

Resolution


To fix this issue, install the most recent cumulative security update for Internet Explorer. To do this, go to Microsoft Update. Additionally, see the technical information about the most recent cumulative security update for Internet Explorer.

Note This update was first included in the MS16-051: Security update for Internet Explorer: May 10, 2016.

Status


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

References


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