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

FavoritesList contains all the settings used to create a shortcut in the Favorites folder.

Child Elements


Specifies the settings for the icon that appears to the user, which sites must appear offline, the name that appears in the Favorites folder, and the associated Uniform Resource Locator (URL).

Valid Passes


Parent Hierarchy

Microsoft-Windows-IE-InternetExplorer | FavoritesList

Applies To

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

XML Example

The following XML output specifies how to configure favorites.

   <FavoriteItem wcm:action="add">
      <FavTitle>My Favorite</FavTitle>
  <FavoriteItem wcm:action="add">
      <FavTitle>Favorite 2</FavTitle>

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