Using the Ribbon Designer in Visual Studio 2008

There’s a great little screencast by Daniel Moth that shows how to use the Ribbon Designer in Visual Studio 2008 to create custom ribbons for Office customizations.  He covers the RAD ribbon design experience and also covers the XML ribbon editing experience as well for power users.  Office Ribbon Customisation in Visual Studio 2008

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Ribbon Screencast using Visual Studio 2008 Ribbon Designer

There’s a nice screencast to check out that shows how to use the Ribbon designer and use built in Office icons in your ribbon: https://channel9.msdn.com/ShowPost.aspx?PostID=345898#345898 Also on the topic of ribbons and icons, check out this great post at Andrew Whitechapel’s blog on using transparency when grabbing Office icons for your .NET app: Preserving the…

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Webcast with Ken Getz talking VSTO

A great .NET Rocks! webcast featuring Ken Getz talking about VSTO 3.0. http://perseus.franklins.net/dotnetrocks_0279_ken_getz.mp3 The VSTO discussion starts at about 15 minutes in.  Some gratuitous quotes: "These folks have just done an amazing job" "For VS 2008, they’ve made incredible strides… I think they’ll finally hit critical mass with this fourth version" “Things that were incredibly…

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