SSIDConfig (WLANProfile) Element

The SSIDConfig (WLANProfile) element contains one or more SSIDs for wireless LANs.

<xs:element name="SSIDConfig"
    maxOccurs="256"
>
    <xs:complexType>
        <xs:sequence>
            <xs:element name="SSID"
                maxOccurs="256"
            >
                <xs:complexType>
                    <xs:sequence>
                        <xs:element name="hex"
                            minOccurs="0"
                        >
                            <xs:simpleType>
                                <xs:restriction
                                    base="hexBinary"
                                >
                                    <xs:minLength
                                        value="1"
                                     />
                                    <xs:maxLength
                                        value="32"
                                     />
                                </xs:restriction>
                            </xs:simpleType>
                        </xs:element>
                        <xs:element name="name"
                            minOccurs="0"
                        >
                            <xs:simpleType>
                                <xs:restriction
                                    base="string"
                                >
                                    <xs:minLength
                                        value="1"
                                     />
                                    <xs:maxLength
                                        value="32"
                                     />
                                </xs:restriction>
                            </xs:simpleType>
                        </xs:element>
                        <xs:any
                            processContents="lax"
                            minOccurs="0"
                            maxOccurs="unbounded"
                            namespace="##other"
                         />
                    </xs:sequence>
                </xs:complexType>
            </xs:element>
            <xs:element name="nonBroadcast"
                type="boolean"
                minOccurs="0"
             />
            <xs:any
                processContents="lax"
                minOccurs="0"
                maxOccurs="unbounded"
                namespace="##other"
             />
        </xs:sequence>
    </xs:complexType>
</xs:element>

The SSIDConfig element is defined by the WLANProfile element.

Child elements

ElementTypeDescription
hex

Contains the SSID of a wireless LAN in hexadecimal format.

name

Contains the (case-sensitive) name of the SSID of a wireless LAN.

nonBroadcast boolean

Indicates whether the network broadcasts its SSID.

If connectionType is set to ESS, this value can be either TRUE or FALSE. The default value is TRUE if this element is absent.

If connectionType is set to IBSS, this value must be FALSE.

Windows XP with SP3 and Wireless LAN API for Windows XP with SP2:  This element is not supported.

SSID

Contains an SSID for a wireless LAN.

Windows XP with SP3 and Wireless LAN API for Windows XP with SP2:  At most one SSID element can appear in a profile.

Examples

To view sample profiles that use the SSIDConfig element, see Wireless Profile Samples.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows Vista, Windows XP with SP3 [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps only]

Redistributable

Wireless LAN API for Windows XP with SP2

See also

Definition context of element in schema
WLANProfile
Possible immediate parent element in schema instance
WLANProfile

 

 

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