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group (Group Structured Document Tag)

This element specifies that the parent structured document tag shall be a restricted grouping when displayed in the document.

This setting specifies that the behavior for this structured document tag shall be as follows:

The contents of this structured document tag shall not be editable when displayed by a hosting application regardless of the locking settings. This restriction may be superseded by any structured document tag contained within the group, as each structured document tag specifies the locking properties for its own content.

[Example: Consider the following structured document tag:




The group element in this structured document tag's properties specify that the type of structured document tag is a restricted group. end example]

Parent Elements


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

<complexType name="CT_Empty"/>