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A-Z glossary of PageSeeder concepts

numbered headings

A numbered heading is a <heading> element in PSML which will be preceded by an automatically generated number when published.

User Interface

In the user interface, a numbered heading will appear with one or more x's separated by dots so that the user knows that a number will precede the heading. The number of x's varies depending on the heading level.

Source data

In PSML, a numbered heading is marked up using the @numbered attribute.

For example, in PSML, a numbered heading level 1 will be marked up as:

<heading level="1" numbered="true">My Chapter</heading>

Published data and processing

Because the numbering will depend on other titles in the same document or other documents if the content is transcluded, it is only resolved when the document is published or processed.

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