Applies To: Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2

ItemType specifies the type of Favorite for a predefined Favorite item in the Internet Explorer® Favorite bar.

A Favorite can include web content such as links, feeds, web slices, or documents, such as Microsoft® Word, Microsoft Excel® and Microsoft PowerPoint® documents.

To add a predefined Favorite bar item in Windows® System Image Manager (Windows SIM), add the FavoriteBarItems component to your answer file. Next, right-click FavoriteBarItems, and select Insert New FavoriteBarItem.



Specifies that the Favorite item is a web page. When users rest their mouse on the Favorite bar item, the top part of the selected web page is shown.


Specifies a web slice. When users rest their mouse on the Favorite bar item, the web slice from this page is shown.

Valid Configuration Passes


Parent Hierarchy

Microsoft-Windows-IE-InternetExplorer | FavoriteBarItems | FavoriteBarItem | ItemType

Applies To

For a list of the Windows editions and architectures that this component supports, see Microsoft-Windows-IE-InternetExplorer.

XML Example

The following XML example shows three Favorite bar items.


See Also