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The Layer List component displays the hierarchy of available layers in your Map. You can configure an action menu for the layers and choose which additional controls appear on the Layer List.

Main Settings




Type a title to display for the component. This title is used both in Web and Designer.


To select an icon to represent the component, click Select Icon, click the desired icon, and click OK. To remove the icon, click Clear Icon.

Layer Extensions



Disable/Enable Included

Click the icon to toggle whether this layer is included in the layer list. 

This setting does not affect the layer's visibility on the map.

Open the Layer

Click the arrow to open this layer's settings.


Toggles whether this layer is included in the layer list.

This setting does not affect the layer's visibility on the map.

Layer Actions




Type a title for this menu item as it will appear in the layer menu.


Type a description of what this menu item does. If you don't want a description of the menu item, leave it blank.


To select an icon to represent this menu item, click Select Icon, click the desired icon and click OK. To remove the icon, click Clear Icon.


The command to run when a user clicks the menu item. A command is an action the app should perform.

Hide When Disabled

Whether to hide the menu item when the command cannot be executed.

Can be Toggled

Whether the menu item can be toggled between two states. If the menu item can be toggled, you can specify the behavior of the menu item for both states as well as whether the menu item is toggled by default.


Visibility Filters



Visible To

Determines which users and groups can access this component. If no users or groups are specified, all users can access this component by default.

The Hidden From setting overrides this setting.

Hidden From

Determines which users and groups are explicitly forbidden to access this component.

 This setting overrides the Visible To setting.





Show Reorder Buttons

If enabled, shows the reorder buttons in the Layer List. 

The order buttons make the Layer List more accessible for users that require keyboard navigation within the application.

Show Action Menu

If enabled, shows the action menu button for the Layer List, which you can configure in Layer Actions

Show Filter Control

If enabled, shows the input field to filter layers by title.

Adjust Component Size

Redirects you to the parent component, where you can resize this component. 

Margin (px)

The margin space around the component in pixels.

Initially Hidden

Specifies whether or not the component is initially hidden when the app loads. If selected, the component remains hidden unless activated, for example, by the Show command.


The Map component this component affects. This setting cannot be modified if this component is either a subcomponent of a Map component or there is only a single Map component in the app.

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