Iteration tags

Iteration tags are used to run/render a block of code repeatedly.

for

Executes a block of code repeatedly. It is most commonly used to iterate over the items in an array or dictionary.

Within the for tag block, the forloop object is available.

Code

{% for child_page in page.children %}

<a href={{ child_page.url }}>{{ child_page.title }}</a>

{% endfor %}

Output

<a href=/parent/child1/>Child 1</a>

<a href=/parent/child2/>Child 2</a>

<a href=/parent/child3/>Child 3</a>

Parameters

These parameters of for can be used alone, or in combination.

limit

Exits the loop after a given number of items.

Code

{% for child_page in page.children limit:2 %}

<a href={{ child_page.url }}>{{ child_page.title }}</a>

{% endfor %}

Output

<a href=/parent/child1/>Child 1</a>

<a href=/parent/child2/>Child 2</a>

offset

Starts the loop at given index.

Code

{% for child_page in page.children offset:1 %}

<a href={{ child_page.url }}>{{ child_page.title }}</a>

{% endfor %}

Output

<a href=/parent/child2/>Child 2</a>

<a href=/parent/child3/>Child 3</a>

range

Defines a range of numbers to loop through.

Code

{% assign n = 4 %}

{% for i in (2..n) %}

{{ i }}

{% endfor %}

{% for i in (10..14) %}

{{ i }}

{% endfor }}

Output

2 3 4

10 11 12 14

reversed

Iterates through the loop in reverse order, starting from the last item.

Code

{% for child_page in page.children reversed %}

<a href={{ child_page.url }}>{{ child_page.title }}</a>

{% endfor %}

Output

<a href=/parent/child3/>Child 3</a>

<a href=/parent/child2/>Child 2</a>

<a href=/parent/child1/>Child 1</a>

cycle

Loops through a group of strings and outputs them in the order that they were passed as parameters. Each time cycle is called, the next string that was passed as a parameter is output.

Code

{% for item in items %}

<div class={% cycle 'red', 'green', 'blue' %}> {{ item }} </div>

{% end %}

Output

<div class=red> Item one </div>

<div class=green> Item two </div>

<div class=blue> Item three </div>

<div class=red> Item four </div>

<div class=green> Item five</div>

tablerow

Generates an HTML table. Must be wrapped in an opening <table> and closing </table> HTML tags.

Within the tablerow tag block, the tablerowloop is available.

Code

<table>

{% tablerow child_page in page.children %}

{{ child_page.title }}

{% endtablerow %}

</table>

Output

<table>

<tr class=row1>

<td class=col1>

Child Page 1

</td>

<td class=col2>

Child Page 2

</td>

<td class=col3>

Child Page 3

</td>

<td class=col4>

Child Page 4

</td>

</tr>

</table>

Parameters

These parameters of tablerowcan be used alone, or in combination.

Output

<table>

<tr class=row1>

<td class=col1>

Child Page 1

</td>

<td class=col2>

Child Page 2

</td>

</tr>

<tr class=row2>

<td class=col3>

Child Page 3

</td>

<td class=col4>

Child Page 4

</td>

</tr>

</table>

Code

<table>

{% tablerow child_page in page.children cols:2 %}

{{ child_page.title }}

{% endtablerow %}

</table>

Dictates how many rows the generated table should have.

cols

limit

Exits the loop after a given number of items.

Code

<table>

{% tablerow child_page in page.children limit:2 %}

{{ child_page.title }}

{% endtablerow %}

</table>

Output

<table>

<tr class=row1>

<td class=col1>

Child Page 1

</td>

<td class=col2>

Child Page 2

</td>

</tr>

</table>

offset

Starts the loop at given index.

Code

<table>

{% tablerow child_page in page.children offset:2 %}

{{ child_page.title }}

{% endtablerow %}

</table>

Output

<table>

<tr class=row1>

<td class=col1>

Child Page 3

</td>

<td class=col2>

Child Page 4

</td>

</tr>

</table>

range

Defines a range of numbers to loop through.

Code

<table>

{% tablerow i in (1..3) %}

{{ i }}

{% endtablerow %}

</table>

See also

Control flow tags Variable tags Template tags Power Apps common data service entity tags