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ext (Extension)

This element specifies an extension that is used for future extensions to the current version of DrawingML. This allows for the specifying of currently unknown elements in the future that will be used for later versions of generating applications.

Parent Elements

extLst4.2.4); extLst4.2.5)


Child Elements


Any element from any namespace





uri (Uniform Resource Identifier)

This attribute specifies the URI, or uniform resource identifier that represents the data stored under this tag. The URI is used to identify the correct 'server' that can process the contents of this tag.


The possible values for this attribute are defined by the XML Schema token datatype.

The following XML Schema fragment defines the contents of this element:

<complexType name="CT_Extension">


   <any processContents="lax"/>


   <attribute name="uri" type="xsd:token"/>