TypeName Element for EntrySelectedBy for CustomEntry for View

Specifies a .NET type that uses this definition of the custom control view. There is no limit to the number of types that can be specified for a definition.


  • Configuration Element
  • ViewDefinitions Element
  • View Element
  • CustomControl Element
  • CustomEntries Element
  • CustomEntry Element
  • EntrySelectedBy Element
  • TypeName Element



Attributes and Elements

The following sections describe attributes, child elements, and the parent element of the TypeName element.



Child Elements


Parent Elements

Element Description
EntrySelectedBy Element for CustomEntry for View Defines the .NET types that use this custom control view definition or the condition that must exist for this definition to be used.

Text Value

Specify the fully qualified name of the .NET type, such as System.IO.DirectoryInfo.


Each custom control view definition must have at least one type name, selection set, or selection condition defined.

For more information about the components of a custom control view, see Creating Custom Controls.

See Also

Creating Custom Controls

EntrySelectedBy Element for CustomEntry for View

Writing a PowerShell Formatting File