desktop2:SearchFilterHandler

Description

Enables Windows Desktop Bridge apps to register IFilters to extract file properties for searching.

Element Hierarchy

<Package>
<Applications>
<Application>
<Extensions>
<desktop2:Extension>
<desktop2:SearchFilterHandler>

Syntax

<desktop2:SearchFilterHandler Clsid = A GUID in the form xxxxxxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxxxxxxxxxx.
                              Path?  = A string between 1 and 256 characters in length, ending with ".dll" and cannot contain these characters: <, >, :, ", |, ?, or *.
                              ProcessorArchitecture? = One of the following: x86, x64, arm, arm64, neutral. >

 <!-- Child elements -->
 desktop2:FilterExtension{0,10000}
</desktop2:SearchFilterHandler>

Key

{} specific range of occurrences ? optional (zero or one)

Attributes

Attribute Description Data type Required
Clsid The ID of the class that will be activated to handle requests for files. A GUID in the form xxxxxxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxxxxxxxxxx. Yes
Path The path to the binary in the app's package. A string between 1 and 256 characters in length, ending with ".dll" and cannot contain these characters: <, >, :, ", |, ?, or *. No
ProcessorArchitecture The processor architecture. One of the following: x86, x64, arm, arm64, neutral. Yes

Child Elements

Child Element Description
FilterExtension Specifies the file type to be registered by the app.

Remarks

Examples

Requirements

Value
Namespace http://schemas.microsoft.com/appx/manifest/desktop/windows10/2