# [NTG-context] hyphenating \ConTeXt

Marco Patzer lists at homerow.info
Fri Jan 17 20:04:01 CET 2014

```On 2014–01–17 Pablo Rodriguez wrote:

> On 01/15/2014 11:56 PM, Marco Patzer wrote:
> > On 2014–01–15 Pablo Rodriguez wrote:
> >
> >> how should I invoke \hyphenation so it hyphens the \ConTeXt command?
> >
> > \ConTeXt is defined as “Con\TeX t” and \TeX uses kerns and boxes,
> > both of which suppress hyphenation. AFAIK there's no easy way around
> > it.
>
> Many thanks for your help, Marco.
>
> I would like to hyphenate ConTeXt as the standard English word (Con-TeXt).

Sometimes I'm missing the obvious and make things more complicated
than necessary.

> Sorry for having to explain that ;-),

It's not you, it's me :)

> Is there no simpler way to do this?