[microformats-discuss] hCard Help

Tantek Ç elik tantek at cs.stanford.edu
Thu Sep 22 19:00:20 PDT 2005

On 9/22/05 5:06 PM, "Ryan King" <ryan at technorati.com> wrote:

> On Sep 22, 2005, at 3:48 PM, Greg Falken wrote:
>> Thanks Brian, for the quick response. One other question on the
>> same hCard.
>> The URL in the vCard looks correct but Outlook doesn't show it
>> under Web
>> Page Address. My own vCard, exported from Outlook, contains the
>> following:
>> URL;WORK:http://www.webdancers.com
>> I didn't see WORK as an attribute of URL in the vCard spec. Did I miss
>> something or is this a peculiarity of Outlook?
> Its the type subproperty, which applies to several properties (tel,
> email. and url, I think).

No type property in URL.  From RFC 2426:

3.6.8 URL Type Definition

   To: ietf-mime-directory at imc.org

   Subject: Registration of text/directory MIME type URL

   Type name: URL

   Type purpose: To specify a uniform resource locator associated with
   the object that the vCard refers to.

   Type encoding: 8bit

   Type value: A single uri value.

   Type example:


> I blame Outlook.

I second.


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