7 Appendix B: Product Behavior


The information in this specification is applicable to the following Microsoft products or supplemental software. References to product versions include released service packs.

  • Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010

  • Windows SharePoint Services 3.0

  • Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2013

  • Microsoft SharePoint Server 2016

Exceptions, if any, are noted below. If a service pack or Quick Fix Engineering (QFE) number appears with the product version, behavior changed in that service pack or QFE. The new behavior also applies to subsequent service packs of the product unless otherwise specified. If a product edition appears with the product version, behavior is different in that product edition.

Unless otherwise specified, any statement of optional behavior in this specification that is prescribed using the terms SHOULD or SHOULD NOT implies product behavior in accordance with the SHOULD or SHOULD NOT prescription. Unless otherwise specified, the term MAY implies that the product does not follow the prescription.

<1> Section  Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 returns the default value of ".ASPXAUTH".

<2> Section  Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 does not return this element.

<3> Section  Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010 Service Pack 1 returns "Forms" when the value for AuthenticationMode is "None".

<4> Section  Use of Windows Live ID for authentication is not supported by Windows Server 2008 operating system with Service Pack 2 (SP2) and Windows Server 2012 operating system.