SupportsSharedFolders element

Defines whether the Outlook add-in is available in shared mailbox (now in preview) and shared folders (that is, delegate access) scenarios. The <SupportsSharedFolders> element is a child element of DesktopFormFactor. It is set to false by default.


Support for this element was introduced in requirement set 1.8. See clients and platforms that support this requirement set.

Add-in type: Mail

Valid only in these VersionOverrides schemas:

  • Mail 1.1

For more information, see Version overrides in the manifest.

Associated with these requirement sets:

The following is an example of the <SupportsSharedFolders> element.

<VersionOverrides xmlns="" xsi:type="VersionOverridesV1_0">
  <VersionOverrides xmlns="" xsi:type="VersionOverridesV1_1">
      <Host xsi:type="MailHost">
          <FunctionFile resid="residDesktopFuncUrl" />
          <ExtensionPoint xsi:type="MessageReadCommandSurface">
            <!-- Configure selected extension point. -->

          <!-- You can define more than one ExtensionPoint element as needed. -->