How to use WebSectionProvider?

I have a JIRA plugin with dynamic menu items using WebItemProvider-interface (com.atlassian.plugin.web.api.provider.WebItemProvider).

This works excellent, but only for menu items in menu, but not for menu sections.

My atlassian-plugin.xml contains plugin module for "WebItem" and it works:

<web-item-provider key="xxx" ....

                   class="package.classImplementsWebItemProvider" />

                                                 

My intention was to add a plugin module for "WebSection" into atlassian-plugin.xml.

But i don't know how.

I tried with:

<web-section-provider key="yyy" ....

                    class="package.classImplementsWebSectionProvider" />

                                                 

But it doesn't work. Maybe there is no tag: <web-section-provider.                                                

Has anyone an idea how to solve the problem with menu sections?

Thanks in advance!

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Checkout this page for adding web-sections. 

https://developer.atlassian.com/jiradev/jira-platform/building-jira-add-ons/jira-plugins2-overview/jira-plugin-module-types/web-section-plugin-module

Your web-items will then point to the new web section.

Thank you Jobin for your answer.

But my web sections and web items need to be created dynamically. That is, I can not define it in atlassian-plugin.xml. To create dynamic web items, there is an interface WebItemProvider, whose implementation of the method Iterable <WebItem> getItems (Map <String, Object> context) returns a list of the web items. It is working. But I still need web sections to which these web items are assigned.

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