addComponentRequest Method

This topic documents a feature of Binary Behaviors, which are obsolete as of Internet Explorer 10.


Obsolete. Adds the specified component to the queue of components to be installed.


clientCaps.addComponentRequest(sID, sIDType [, sMinVer])


sID Required. A String that specifies any of the component identifiers listed in the Installable Components in Internet Explorer document.
sIDType Required. A case-insensitive String that specifies the following value:
The Active Setup component ID.
sMinVer Optional. A String that specifies the minimum version number of the component to install.

Return Value

No return value.


 New for Windows Internet Explorer 9 Internet Explorer 9. Obsolete. Do not use.

Only Internet Explorer components are specified by this method. Components that are not supported by Internet Explorer are ignored.

The addComponentRequest method queues a download request for the specified component. Actual download of the component does not occur until the doComponentRequest method is called.

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