The text element associates no semantics with its content. It exists to serve as a container for text where a container is needed (e.g., for conref, or for restricted content models in specializations). Unlike ph, text cannot contain images. Unlike keyword, text does not imply keyword-like semantics. The text element contains only text data, or nested text elements. All universal attributes are available on text.
|topic, map, concept, ditabase, glossary, glossentry, glossgroup, reference, task, bookmap, classifyMap, subjectScheme, machineryTask, learningAssessment, learningBookmap, learningContent, learningMap, learningOverview, learningPlan, learningSummary||( text data or text) (any number)|
|topic (base), map (base), classifyMap, subjectScheme, learningBookmap, learningMap||text, keyword, term, ph, tm, shape|
|topic (technical content), map (technical content), concept, ditabase, glossary, glossentry, glossgroup, reference, task (strict), task (general), bookmap||text, keyword, term, ph, tm, shape, wintitle, shortcut, option, parmname, synph, apiname, kwd, msgnum, cmdname, varname|
|machineryTask||text, keyword, term, ph, tm, shape, wintitle, shortcut|
|learningAssessment, learningContent, learningOverview, learningPlan, learningSummary||text, keyword, term, ph, tm, shape, lcAreaShape|
<p>This an example of <keyword><text id="reuse">Text that is reusable</text></keyword>, with no extra semantics attached to the text when it is reused.</p>
|Name||Description||Data Type||Default Value||Required?|
|univ-atts attribute group (includes select-atts, id-atts, and localization-atts groups)||A set of related attributes, described in univ-atts attribute group|
|global-atts attribute group (xtrf, xtrc)||A set of related attributes, described in global-atts attribute group|
|class||A common attribute described in Other common DITA attributes|
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