Properties element

This element describes assessment properties.

Usage

<Properties>
  child elements
</Properties>

Attributes

There are no attributes.

Child elements

ElementDescription

Author

The author of the assessment.

AuthorUrl

This URL refers to the main web site or page for the Assessment’s author.

AVOffWarn

If present then this assessment prefers to have anti-virus software installed and enabled.

BasicDisplayBlock

If present then the operating system must not be using the basic display device driver.

BasicDisplayWarn

If present then this assessment performs better with a display device driver that is specific to the installed graphics hardware.

BestPractices

The best ways to use a particular assessment.

CheckForProcess

Identifies a process that should not or cannot be running when an assessment begins.

ConnectedStandbyDisabledBlock

Connected standby idle periods cannot be disabled.

Copyright

This is the copyright string.

Details

This node describes the Author of an assessment. This could be a person or a company.

DriverVerifierWarn

If present then this assessment prefers that Driver Verifier is not enabled on the system.

EstimatedRunTime

Describes the estimated run time of the assessment.

EventTracing

Specifies a configuration for the use of Event Tracing for Windows (ETW) by AXE.

ExitValueMeaning

Indicates whether the exit value means success or is a HRESULT.

HibernateDisabledBlock

If present then the operating system must be configured to allow the system to go into hibernation.

IconResource

Name of the icon that represents the assessment.

JobKind

This node contains the job kind enumeration.

KernelDebuggerWarn

If present then the results or behavior of this assessment may be adversely affected if the operating system is configured to support a kernel debugger.

LastSavedId

When AXE saves a job (at the behest of a solution) it will give the job a new <LastSaved> ID.

LastSavedTimeAndDate

Last date and time a solution saved the manifest to a file.

License

This is text that describes license associated with the assessment.

LockOnWakeBlock

If present then the operating system must not be configured to prompt for a password when the system wakes from sleep or hibernation when on DC power.

MayEmptyRecycleBin

If present then the user is notified that the assessment may empty the contents of the Recycle Bin.

MayRebootSystem

If present then this assessment may reboot the system.

NoInteractionInfo

If present then the user is instructed not to interact with the system while the assessment is running.

OnlyForProcessor

Indicates the platforms on which the assessment should run.

PowerProfileNotBalancedWarn

If present then this assessment prefers to have the power profile set to one that is classified as "Balanced".

ProblemDevicesWarn

If present then if any devices in the system have an issue, a warning will be generated.

ProcessIdleTasks

Requests the system run the maintenance tasks scheduled to run when the system is idle. This prevents the maintenance tasks from running during the assessment.

RequiresACPower

If present then this assessment requires AC power.

RequiresACPowerWarn

If present then this assessment prefers AC power, but it can run on DC power.

RequiresAppVersions

The minimum version of an application required to be installed on the system.

RequiresAudioRenderDeviceWarn

If present then this assessment prefers that the system contains a hardware device for playing audio.

RequiresAutoLogOnBlock

f present then the operating system must be configured to log on automatically.

RequiresAutoLogOnWarn

If present then this assessment prefers that the operating system is configured to automatically log on. The assessment may reboot the system.

RequiresBattery

If present then this assessment should only run on a system that has a battery.

RequiresDisplay

The assessment must be displayed.

RequiresElevation

If this node is present, it means that the assessment requires administrator privileges.

RequiresExecution

The assessment must be executed.

RequiresInternet

If present this assessment requires an working internet connection.

RequiresNoExecution

The assessment need not be executed.

RequiresTracing

f present then no system tracing can be running prior to the assessment running.

RequiresTracingWarn

If present then the results of this assessment may be adversely affected if tracing session exists prior to this assessment running.

RequiresWindowsGenuineWarn

The assessment may be adversely affected if the warning message about Windows being genuine is displayed.

ScreensaverPasswordWarn

If present then this assessment prefers that the screen saver is not configured to display the log on screen when the screen resumes.

ShouldRunSilent

If this node is present, then the assessment should run without any progress UX or other visible harness level UX.

SupportsRunningRemote

The assessment can be run remotely.

SupportsWindowsPE

If present this assessment can run in Windows PE.

SystemDiskLegacyModeWarn

If present then the results of this assessment may be adversely affected if the hard drive that the operating system uses as the system drive is configured in PIO mode.

UpdateUrl

This is URL that refers to a location that solution can use to check for an update to the assessment.

Url

This is URL that refers to a web page about the assessment.

VerifyOSVersion

Describes the minimum Windows version required for this assessment.

VersionNote

This element contains a note that is associated with the version of this assessment.

WatchDogTimeOut

Describes when a solution should cancel or terminate an assessment.

WirelessDisconnectedWarn

If present then this assessment prefers to have the wireless networking hardware enabled and connected to a wireless network.

Child element sequence

(
  LastSavedTimeAndDate, 
  LastSavedId, 
  VersionNote, 
  Details, 
  Url, 
  Author, 
  AuthorUrl, 
  UpdateUrl, 
  Copyright, 
  SupportsWindowsPE, 
  RequiresInternet, 
  ExitValueMeaning, 
  EstimatedRunTime, 
  WatchDogTimeOut, 
  JobKind, 
  VerifyOSVersion, 
  OnlyForProcessor, 
  RequiresACPower, 
  RequiresBattery, 
  RequiresElevation, 
  BasicDisplayBlock, 
  LockOnWakeBlock, 
  HibernateDisabledBlock, 
  RequiresAutoLogOnBlock, 
  RequiresTracing, 
  RequiresACPowerWarn, 
  BasicDisplayWarn, 
  WirelessDisconnectedWarn, 
  AVOffWarn, 
  PowerProfileNotBalancedWarn, 
  RequiresAutoLogOnWarn, 
  KernelDebuggerWarn, 
  DriverVerifierWarn, 
  SystemDiskLegacyModeWarn, 
  ProblemDevicesWarn, 
  ScreensaverPasswordWarn, 
  RequiresTracingWarn, 
  RequiresAudioRenderDeviceWarn, 
  MayRebootSystem, 
  ShouldRunSilent, 
  NoInteractionInfo, 
  MayEmptyRecycleBin, 
  RequiresAppVersions, 
  CheckForProcess, 
  IconResource, 
  EventTracing, 
  License, 
  BestPractices, 
  ConnectedStandbyDisabledBlock, 
  ProcessIdleTasks
, 
  RequiresDisplay
, 
  RequiresExecution
, 
  RequiresNoExecution
, 
  RequiresWindowsGenuineWarn
, 
  SupportsRunningRemote
)

Parent elements

ElementDescription

AssessmentManifest

The root node of the assessment.

AxeAssessmentManifest

This is the root node of an assessment manifest.

AxeJobManifest

Name of the root node of the assessment.

Remarks

As a solution assembles a job, the assessment management API’s will check some of properties for consistency – returning warnings to the solution as appropriate.

Element information

Can be emptyNo

See also

AXE Assessment Manifest
AXE Job Manifest

 

 

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