Visual Studio Tools for Office is the premiere development tool for building Office Business Applications. More features and RAD tools are added to VSTO as it evolves and some of these items are becoming fast favorites of the VSTO product team and third-party VSTO experts alike. Take a look at this blog series as it unfolds over the next six weeks and discover the favorite features and tools of team members such as Eric Carter, Paul Stubbs, John Durant, and Kathleen McGrath, in addition to third-party VSTO experts such as Ken Getz, Paul Ballard, and Tim Huckaby.

 

Blog Entry Schedule

 

Date

Blogger

Blog Address

Feature

02-May

Ken Getz
Eric Carter

http://www.mcwtech.com/cs/blogs/keng
http://blogs.msdn.com/eric_carter/default.aspx

Globals Class & Ribbon Support
Outlook Form Regions

09-May

Kathleen McGrath

http://blogs.msdn.com/kathleen

Ribbon Designer

16-May

Paul Stubbs

http://blogs.msdn.com/pstubbs

Deployment

23-May

Paul Ballard

http://weblogs.asp.net/paulballard

Custom Task Panes

30-May

Eric Carter
Tim Huckaby

http://blogs.msdn.com/eric_carter/default.aspx
http://blogs.interknowlogy.com/timhuckaby/

Click Once
PPT add-in support for Ribbon and Task Pane

06-Jun

John Durant

http://blogs.msdn.com/johnrdurant/

Workflow tools

13-Jun

Paul Stubbs

http://blogs.msdn.com/pstubbs

MOSS

20-Jun

Tim Huckaby
Kathleen McGrath

http://blogs.interknowlogy.com/timhuckaby/
http://blogs.msdn.com/kathleen

Mining a SQL database with VSTO
Word Content Controls

27-Jun

John Durant

http://blogs.msdn.com/johnrdurant/

VBA => .NET Interop

03-Jul

Paul Ballard

http://weblogs.asp.net/paulballard

MOSS 2007 Integration