Visual Studio Tools for Office VSTO
- May 20, 2010
When learning Visual Studio 2010, how do you decide on WPF or Silverlight? When will you have to move from visual editors to actual code, and what challenges might you face with ASP.NET MVC? In this Q&A, author and Microsoft MVP Joe Mayo tackles ...
- May 18, 2010
Q&A: Author and Microsoft C# MVP highlights new enhancements and common challenges with Visual Studi
While Microsoft fixed many issues to Visual Studio in version 2010, updates are "evolutionary not revolutionary," says author Alex Mackey. In VS 2010/.NET 4.0, Microsoft updated a number of APIs and has made parallelization much easier. On the down ...
- April 29, 2010
Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 was released recently and so far developers and analysts have mostly positive feedback. With a host of new development and test tools, fixes to buggy tools and a WPF-based IDE, early adopters are saying VS 2010 hits the ...
- April 20, 2010
What's changed in Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2010 and why are those changes important to Visual Studio 2010? Also, what's the significance of part of Visual Studio 2010 being built on Windows Presentation Foundation? Microsoft MVP Steven ...
- April 19, 2010
Microsoft new release of Visual Studio, VS 2010, offers enhancements in debugging and diagnostic tools, according to Microsoft MVP Steven Porter. In this Q&A, he points out new VS 2010 enhancements that streamline development and gives his verdict ...
- February 22, 2008
SharePoint 2007 and Microsoft Office aren't just for the desktop anymore. A recent conference showed how they can be used to build portals and business mashups.
- February 13, 2008
Bill Gates' keynote address at the Office System Developers Conference focused on more than just Office. He also spoke about software plus services and the future of computing.
- February 08, 2008
Next week's Microsoft Office System Developer Conference 2008 is shaping up as a significant display of Office-related tools. It is a big-step in the company's effort to forward the notion that Office can be born again as a new type of application ...
- December 11, 2007
For several years, Microsoft's tools for client application development, such as VSTO, have been a bit scattered. Visual Studio 2008 brings them all together.
- October 15, 2007
Aspose.Words lets .NET applications read, write and edit Microsoft Word documents without having to open Word itself.
- March 29, 2007
This series looks at what's new in Visual Studio Orcas. Part 1 examines improvements to the IDE itself and describes the new Entity Framework in ADO.NET.
- March 07, 2007
Add-in Express 2007, a tool for creating Office add-ins, now supports the unique Office 2007 UI and allows for greater control of forms and regions within Outlook 2007.
- December 06, 2006
To Mike Gunderloy, the Office 2007 UI license seems to say Microsoft assumes all control over Office UI innovations. It's like claiming ownership of the Brooklyn Bridge, and it's a scary though for the future of development, he says.
- November 08, 2006
Vista, formerly known as the Longhorn client, is ready for its close-up. That means the NET Framework 3.0 is available, as is the tool for developing Office 2007 apps using Visual Studio 2005. And even as Microsoft updates its flagship desktop ...
- October 06, 2006
SandRibbon lets developers build Windows Forms controls that resemble the ribbon, the highly touted UI element of Office 2007.