# [NTG-context] How to disable hyphenation?

Fri Mar 8 00:25:42 CET 2013

```On Thu, 7 Mar 2013, Marcin Borkowski wrote:

> Hi,
>
> I'd like to typeset some text flush left and *completely* without
> hyphenation.  What do I do?  (For now, I wrote \hyphenpenalty=10000,
> but this is obviously not very ConTeXt-way.)

\setupalign[nothypenated]

or inside an environment that accepts the align key

... align=nothyphenated

It may be a good idea to either increase the tolerance, or set the text to
be flush left as well.