Id Element

Id Element

Published: December 17, 2010

Updated: October 9, 2012

Applies To: Windows Home Server 2011, Windows Server 2012 Essentials, Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials, Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 Essentials

Specifies the unique identifier for the add-in. The identifier must be a GUID. For more information about creating a GUID, see Create Guid (guidgen.exe) (

<xs:element name="Id" type="GuidType" />

<xs:simpleType name="GuidType">
   <xs:restriction base="xs:string">
      <xs:pattern value="[{(]?[0-9A-Fa-f]{8}\-?[0-9A-Fa-f]{4}\-?[0-9A-Fa-f]{4}\-?[0-9A-Fa-f]{4}\-?[0-9A-Fa-f]{12}[})]?|PUT\-GUID\-(?:\d+\-)?HERE\)"/>

Attributes and Elements

The following sections describe attributes, child elements, and parent elements.



Child Elements


Parent Elements


Element Description

Package Element

Defines the metadata for an add-in package.

See Also

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