SPExternalApplicationProvider class

When implemented in a derived class, represents an external application provider (EAP).

Inheritance hierarchy


Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint (in Microsoft.SharePoint.dll)


<SharePointPermissionAttribute(SecurityAction.InheritanceDemand, ObjectModel := True)> _
<SharePointPermissionAttribute(SecurityAction.LinkDemand, ObjectModel := True)> _
Public MustInherit Class SPExternalApplicationProvider _
    Inherits SPAutoSerializingObject
Dim instance As SPExternalApplicationProvider
[SharePointPermissionAttribute(SecurityAction.InheritanceDemand, ObjectModel = true)]
[SharePointPermissionAttribute(SecurityAction.LinkDemand, ObjectModel = true)]
public abstract class SPExternalApplicationProvider : SPAutoSerializingObject


Implementing this class is part of the process of creating a custom EAP. For more information about EAPs, see External Application Provider, How to: Create a Custom External Application Provider, and How to: Enable an External Application Provider.

Thread safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

See also


SPExternalApplicationProvider members

Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration namespace