Browse by Tags

Tagged Content List
  • Blog Post: TechEd Sessions on Office Development

    If you’re going to TechEd in Los Angeles next week, then don’t miss these four sessions: DTL03-INT Meet the Microsoft Visual Studio Team Christin Boyd, Eric Carter , Paul Yuknewicz, Jay Schmelzer, Dustin Campbell , Jonathan Aneja, Luke Hoban , Igor Zinkovsky, Faisal Nasir, Harry Pierson , Lisa Feigenbaum...
  • Blog Post: Test Automation Tips: “User Name” dialog after new install of Word (Christin Boyd, Bill Robertson)

    We have a team of developers who focus entirely on writing test automation programs for the purpose of covering the huge matrix of test cases that Visual Studio requires.  We often configure new installs of Office and our automated tests need to deal with the special things that Office products...
  • Blog Post: Deploying Office 2003 Solutions with Windows Installer (Mary Lee)

    You may want to develop Microsoft Office 2003 solutions with Visual Studio Tools for Office (VSTO) in Visual Studio 2008 SP1 for several reasons. Your customers are using Microsoft Office 2003. Your customers are using both Microsoft Office 2003 and the 2007 Microsoft Office system. Your customers are...
  • Blog Post: DevConnections Conference: VSTO Session Demos (Christin Boyd)

    Hi Folks! If you're not one of the 4,000 professionals attending DevConnections in Las Vegas, then never fear! You can see my demos and learn about my session "Office Development with Visual Studio 2008" from this blog entry! VS 2008 lets you target Office 2003 or Office 2007. We recommend that you...
  • Blog Post: How Do I: Deploy Document-Level Office 2007 Solutions with Windows Installer? (Mary Lee)

    In Deploying an Office solution using Windows Installer , you read how to deploy document-level Office 2007 solutions with Windows Installer.  As a follow up, you can now see how to add a Setup project to your VSTO solution and add a custom action to update custom document properties. This example...
  • Blog Post: How Do I: Deploy Application-Level Office 2007 Solutions with Windows Installer? (Mary Lee)

    In Deploying an Office solution using Windows Installer , you read how to deploy application-level Office 2007 solutions with Windows Installer.  As a follow up, you can now see how to add a Setup project to your VSTO solution and create registry keys. This example uses Excel 2007, but you can apply...
  • Blog Post: Peek at Service Pack 1 (Christin Boyd)

    Visual Studio 2008 Service Pack 1 is not finished yet, but we do have a beta version of the documentation ready for you to read! You can learn about some of the features that you'll see later this year when we release SP1. I recommend starting with reading about a totally new feature that we put into...
  • Blog Post: Databinding best practices for Excel (Christin Boyd)

    I read a question on the forum about databinding in an Excel solution. The developer was asking about Excel 2003, but the answer I wrote will work for both Excel 2003 and Excel 2007. Here's the question: http://forums.microsoft.com/MSDN/ShowPost.aspx?PostID=3122341&SiteID=1&mode=1 As a best...
  • Blog Post: Deploying an Office solution using Windows Installer (Mary Lee)

    Visual Studio 2008 offers a ClickOnce deployment experience for solutions developed for the 2007 Microsoft Office system. However, if you want to deploy additional files, add extra registry keys, or use SMS, you may still be interested in creating a Windows Installer package. Here are the very basic...
Page 1 of 1 (9 items)