groupTab Element

Updated: September 26, 2009

Applies To: Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista

The groupTab element defines a tab displayed in the Web PI interface, such as the What's New tab. The tab displays a group of products that are available for download in the category defined by the tab.

<groupTab>
  <id>WhatsNew</id>
  <name resourceName="Tab_WhatsNew_Name">What's New?</name>
  <description resourceName="Tab_WhatsNew_Description">Welcome to the Microsoft Web Platform Installer 2.0 Beta.  The following new downloads are available:</description>
  <groupingId>newGrouping</groupingId>
</groupTab>

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

Attributes

None.

Child Elements

 

Element Description

id

Specifies the ID of the group tab.

name

Specifies the name displayed for the tab in the Web PI interface. The resourceName attribute defines a resource name associated with the tab.

description

Specifies the description for the tab that is displayed in the interface. The resourceName attribute defines a resource description associated with the tab.

groupingId

Specifies the ID for the grouping associated with the tab.

Parent Elements

 

Element Description

tab

Defines a tab that is displayed in the Web PI interface.

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