OverflowArea element (Server Ribbon)

Applies to: SharePoint 2016 | SharePoint Foundation 2013 | SharePoint Online | SharePoint Server 2013

Defines an area where multiple controls can render as a list.

  DisplayMode="Small | Medium | Large | Menu | Menu16 | Menu32"

Elements and attributes

The following sections describe attributes, child elements, and parent elements.


Attribute Description
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. 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.

Child elements


Parent elements


  • Minimum: 0
  • Maximum: unbounded