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ByExtension Element
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ByExtension Element (Document Icons)

Windows SharePoint Services 3

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Defines icons for documents according to their file name extensions.






Minimum: 0

Maximum: Unbounded

This element is used in the DocIcon.xml file to drive mapping between file extensions and their corresponding document library icons.

If you want the document library feature to support a new file extension, add the extension to a ByExtension section and then restart the server.

See DocIcons Element (Document Icons) for an example that shows how to use the ByExtension element.

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