Some languages (Arabic and Hebrew especially) render content from the right
to the left of the page. HTML accommodates this with the 'dir' attribute.
Setting 'dir' to 'rtl' on any element causes the element's content to flow
from right to left.
The FlexGrid supports this automatically. If the element hosting the
grid has the 'dir' attribute set to 'rtl', the grid will render columns
from the right to the left. You don't have to set any properties on the
Note that the 'dir' attribute value is inherited, so if you set it on the
body tag for example, the entire page will be rendered from right to left,
including the grid.
Note also that CSS has a 'direction' attribute that performs the same
function as the 'dir' element attribute. The 'dir' attribute is generally
considered more appropriate for
including the fact that the 'dir' attribute can be used in CSS rules.