NavigationView.OverflowLabelMode Property


Gets or sets a value that indicates what text label is shown for the overflow menu.

Equivalent WinUI 2 API for UWP: Microsoft.UI.Xaml.Controls.NavigationView.OverflowLabelMode (for WinUI in the Windows App SDK, see the Windows App SDK namespaces).

 property NavigationViewOverflowLabelMode OverflowLabelMode { NavigationViewOverflowLabelMode get(); void set(NavigationViewOverflowLabelMode value); };
NavigationViewOverflowLabelMode OverflowLabelMode();

void OverflowLabelMode(NavigationViewOverflowLabelMode value);
public NavigationViewOverflowLabelMode OverflowLabelMode { get; set; }
var navigationViewOverflowLabelMode = navigationView.overflowLabelMode;
navigationView.overflowLabelMode = navigationViewOverflowLabelMode;
Public Property OverflowLabelMode As NavigationViewOverflowLabelMode

Property Value


A value of the enumeration that indicates what text label is shown for the overflow menu. The default is MoreLabel, which shows the text "More".

Windows requirements

Device family
Windows 10, version 1809 (introduced in 10.0.17763.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced in v7.0)


The overflow menu is shown only when NavigationView.PaneDisplayMode is Top and the window is not wide enough to show all navigation menu items.

Applies to