The <area> element describes a linkable area within an <imagemap>. It allows the author to specify a shape within the image, the coordinates of that shape, and a link target for the area.

Content models

See appendix for information about this element in OASIS document type shells.


+ topic/figgroup ut-d/area


 <xref href="d1-s2.dita"></xref>

A more complete example is located in the description for <imagemap>.


The following attributes are available on this element: Universal attribute group and @outputclass.

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