desktop5:ItemType

Description

Contains the type of command to be registered in the context menu.

Element Hierarchy

<Package>
<Applications>
<Application>
<Extensions>
<desktop4:Extension>
<desktop4:FileExplorerContextMenus>
<desktop5:ItemType>

Syntax

<desktop5:ItemType Type = A string between 1 and 64 characters in length that meets one of the requirements specified in the attributes section below. >

  <!-- Child elements -->
  desktop5:Verb{0,10000}

</desktop5:ItemType>

Key

{}   specific range of occurrences

Attributes

Attribute Description Data type Required
Type The file type to associate the context menu handler with. A string between 1 and 64 characters in length. The following string formats are supported:
  • A string that begins with a period ("."), has no additional periods, and does not contain these characters: <, >, :, ", /, , |, ?.
  • A string that contains the wildcard * character.
  • The strings Directory or Directory\Background.
Yes

Child Elements

Child Element Description
desktop5:Verb Names and class IDs of the commands registered in the Shell for a file explorer context menu.

See Also

Creating a Shell Extension Handler

Requirements

Value
Namespace http://schemas.microsoft.com/appx/manifest/desktop/windows10/5