Package Element

 

Updated: October 17, 2013

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

Defines the metadata for an add-in package.

  
<xs:element name="Package">  
   <xs:complexType>  
      <xs:sequence>  
         <xs:element name="Id" type="GuidType" />  
         <xs:element name="Version" type="VersionType" />  
         <xs:element name="Name" type="xs:string"/>  
         <xs:element name="Allow32BitOn64BitClients" type="xs:boolean" minOccurs="0"/>  
         <xs:element name="ServerBinary" type="BinaryCollectionType" minOccurs="0"/>  
         <xs:element name="ClientBinary32" type="BinaryCollectionType" minOccurs="0"/>  
         <xs:element name="ClientBinary64" type="BinaryCollectionType" minOccurs="0"/>  
         <xs:element name="SupportUrl" type="xs:anyURI" minOccurs="0"/>  
         <xs:element name="Location" type="LocationType" minOccurs="0" />  
         <xs:element name="PrivacyStatement" type="xs:anyURI" minOccurs="0"/>  
         <xs:element name="OtherBinaries" type="OtherBinariesType" minOccurs="0"/>  
      </xs:sequence>  
   </xs:complexType>  
</xs:element>  
  

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

Attributes

AttributeDescription
xmlnsSpecifies the namespace.

Child Elements

ElementDescription
Allow32BitOn64BitClients ElementSpecifies whether 64-bit client computers must use the 32-bit Windows Installer package if a 64-bit Windows Installer package cannot be found.
ClientBinary32 ElementSpecifies the Windows Installer package (.msi file) for installing the 32-bit binary files on the client computer.
ClientBinary64 ElementSpecifies the Windows Installer package (.msi file) for installing the 64-bit binary files on the client computer.
Id ElementSpecifies the unique identifier for the add-in.
Location ElementSpecifies whether the add-in only enhances the local server or also integrates with an online service.
Name ElementSpecifies the name of the add-in.
OtherBinaries ElementProvides the ability to specify a binary file that is installed on another operating system, such as Macintosh.
PrivacyStatement ElementSpecifies the URL that is used for the privacy statement for the add-in.
ServerBinary ElementSpecifies the Windows Installer package (.msi file) for installing the binary files on the server.
SupportUrl ElementSpecifies the URL that is used to obtain support or help information for the add-in.
Version ElementSpecifies the version of the add-in.

Parent Elements

None.

How to: Create the Metadata File for the Add-In

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