uap:FileType (in uap:FileOpenPicker/uap:SupportedFileTypes)

A file type specified as its file type extension. It is unique per application in the package and is case sensitive.

Element hierarchy

<Package>
<Applications>
<Application>
<Extensions>
<uap:Extension>
<uap:ShareTarget>
<uap:SupportedFileTypes>
<uap:FileType>
<uap:FileOpenPicker>
<uap:SupportedFileTypes>
<uap:FileType>
<uap:FileSavePicker>
<uap:SupportedFileTypes>
<uap:FileType>

Syntax

<FileType>

  A string between 1 and 64 characters in length that must begin with a period ("."), cannot have additional periods, and cannot contain these characters: <, >, :, ", /, \, |, ?, or *.

</uap:FileType>

Attributes and Elements

Attributes

None.

Child Elements

None.

Parent Elements

Parent Element Description
uap:SupportedFileTypes (type: CT_CharmsSupportedFileTypes)

Defines the file types that the app can share.

The following elements have the same name as this one, but different content or attributes:

Requirements

Namespace

http://schemas.microsoft.com/appx/manifest/uap/windows10