The user interface control (<uicontrol>) element is used to mark up names of buttons, entry fields, menu items, or other objects that allow the user to control the interface. Use the <uicontrol> element inside a <menucascade> element to identify a sequence of menu choices in a nested menu, such as . 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.
|Name||Description||Data Type||Default Value||Required?|
|keyref||Currently not implemented in DITA processors. Provides a key that a process can use to look up associated information.||NMTOKEN||#IMPLIED||No|
|%univ-atts; (%select-atts;, %id-atts;, translate, xml:lang)||A set of related attributes, described at %univ-atts;||parameter entity||PE not applicable||Not applicable|
|%global-atts; (xtrf, xtrc)||A set of related attributes, described at %global-atts;||parameter entity||PE not applicable||Not applicable|
|class, outputclass||Common attributes described in Other common DITA attributes|
OASIS DITA Language Specification v1.0 -- 09 May 2005
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