OverflowSection Element

Last modified: July 15, 2011

Applies to: SharePoint Foundation 2013 | SharePoint Server 2013

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Defines a section that can be created dynamically with a variable number of controls.

  DisplayMode="Small | Medium | Large | Menu | Menu16 | Menu32"
  DividerAfter="TRUE | FALSE"
  DividerBefore="TRUE | FALSE"
  Type="OneRow | TwoRow | ThreeRow"




Optional. An enumeration value that determines how a control is rendered.

  • Small. Renders as a small icon without label text.

  • Medium. Renders as a 16-by-16-pixel icon with label text.

  • Large. Renders as a 32-by-32-pixel icon with label text.

  • Menu. Renders as a text-only menu item.

  • Menu16. Renders as a menu item with a 16-by-16-pixel icon.

  • Menu32. Renders as a menu item with a 32-by-32-pixel icon.


Optional. TRUE to render a divider at the end of the section.


Optional. TRUE to render a divider at the start of the section.


Optional. A string that a control can reference in its own TemplateAlias attribute. The TemplateAlias attribute is used to size and position controls within a group when a template is applied to the group.


Optional. An enumeration value that specifies the type of section.

  • OneRow. The section renders with one row of controls.

  • TwoRow. The section renders with two rows of controls.

  • ThreeRow. The section renders with three rows of controls.

Minimum: 0

Maximum: unbounded