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SiteMapPath.ParentLevelsDisplayed Property

Gets or sets the number of levels of parent nodes the control displays, relative to the currently displayed node.

Namespace:  System.Web.UI.WebControls
Assembly:  System.Web (in System.Web.dll)

public virtual int ParentLevelsDisplayed { get; set; }
<asp:SiteMapPath ParentLevelsDisplayed="Int32" />

Property Value

Type: System.Int32
An integer that specifies the number of levels of parent nodes displayed, relative to the current context node. The default value is -1, which indicates no restriction on the number of parent levels that the control displays.


The value for ParentLevelsDisplayed is less than -1.

The ParentLevelsDisplayed property governs how many levels of parent nodes are displayed by the SiteMapPath control above the current context node. By default, all parent and ancestor nodes above the current context node are displayed.

The value of this property is stored in view state.

This property cannot be set by themes or style sheet themes. For more information, see ThemeableAttribute and ASP.NET Themes and Skins.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.