Components Element

The Components element is used in the ONET.XML file of a site definition to provide information about Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services components.



Element Relationships

Parent Elements Child Elements
Project ExternalSecurityProvider, FileDialogPostProcessor


Both child elements of the Components element are optional and neither element can appear more than once.


The following example from an ONET.XML file shows how the Components element is used.

  <FileDialogPostProcessor ID="C6659361-1625-4746-931C-36014B146679" />
  <ExternalSecurityProvider ID="A373E6A8-7A87-11D3-B1C1-00C04F68155C" Type="Microsoft.SharePoint.Portal;Microsoft.SharePoint.Portal.SiteData.CategoryWebSecurityProvider" />