Q: When is Desktop7:ApprovedShellExtension needed?

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desktop7:ApprovedShellExtension - Windows UWP applications | Microsoft Docs

 

This is one of the extensions to AppXManifest.  Presumably it would be used in conjunction with a SurrogateServer extension and a specialized extension that is specific to the type of Shell Extension being defined.  So two questions, not addressed by the documentation:

  1.  Which type of shell extensions does this apply (e.g.: "all", "context menu" (either classic or other),  etc...)?
  2. What is the impact of including or not including this element on supported shell extensions at the installation/runtime of the application?
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@TIMOTHY MANGAN thank you for your question. Someone will respond to your question as soon as possible.