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CustomEntry Element for CustomControl for Controls for Configuration (Format)


Provides a definition of the common control. This element is used when defining a common control that can be used by all the views in the formatting file.


Attributes and Elements

The following sections describe attributes, child elements, and the parent element of the CustomEntry element. You must specify the items displayed by the definition.



Child Elements



EntrySelectedBy Element for CustomEntry for Controls for Configuration (Format)

Optional element.

Defines the .NET Framework types that use the definition of the common control or the condition that must exist for this control to be used.

CustomItem Element for CustomEntry for Controls for Configuration

Required element.

Defines what data is displayed by the control and how it is displayed.

Parent Elements



CustomEntries Element for CustomControl for Configuration (Format)

Provides the definitions of the common control.

In most cases, only one definition is required for each common custom control, but it is possible to have multiple definitions if you want to use the same control to display different .NET Framework objects. In those cases, you can provide a separate definition for each object or set of objects.