The <menucascade> element is used to document a series of menu choices. The <menucascade> element contains one or more user interface control (<uicontrol>) elements, for example: Start > Programs > Accessories > Notepad. If there is more than one <uicontrol> element, a formatter might show connecting characters between the menu items to represent the menu cascade. This element is part of the DITA user interface domain, a special set of DITA elements designed to document user interface tasks, concepts and reference information.

Content models

See appendix for information about this element in OASIS document type shells.


+ topic/ph ui-d/menucascade


This example:


May produce output similar to the following: StartProgramsAccessoriesNotepad


The following attributes are available on this element: Universal attribute group, @outputclass, and @keyref.

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