LocationType Element (Location Definition)

Specifies the type of federated search location.

<LocationType>LocalSharePoint|OpenSearch</LocationType>

Attributes

Attribute Description

None

Not applicable

Child Elements

None.

Parent Element

OpenSearchDescription Element (Location Definition)

Remarks

The LocationType element is required if a URL element is present, but no known search result formats are specified in the Type attribute of the URL element. You can specify one of the following location types:

  • LocalSharePoint Specify this type for local SharePoint sites. This is the default value.

  • OpenSearch Specify this type for remote SharePoint sites and other OpenSearch providers.

Optional: No

xmlns: "http://schemas.microsoft.com/Search/2007/location"

See Also

Concepts

Federated Search Overview