2008 Microsoft Office System Developer Conference (ODC 2008) Update

The 2008 Microsoft Office System Developer Conference (ODC 2008) is only 9 weeks away and shaping up to be an exciting event that will redefine what Office development is all about! ODC at a Glance When: February 10-13, 2008 Where: San Jose Convention Center, San Jose, California Who: Developers, Developers, Developers (Architects and Executives, too)…

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Where in the World is all the Office 2003 Developer Content?

The Office Developer Documentation group has published over 270 articles since the RTM of the 2007 Microsoft Office system. The team has also published 152 downloads, and 153 videos. That is a lot of content! The MSDN Office Developer Center has many portal pages that help promote these content items by product or by content…

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Announcing the MSDN & TechNet Library Machine Translation Project for SharePoint Products and Technologies

The Office Team is glad to announce our participation in the MSDN and TechNet Library Machine Translation Pilot for SharePoint Products and Technologies. The MSDN and TechNet Libraries are major resources for developers and IT professionals around the world who use Microsoft tools, products, and technologies. Both libraries contain a bounty of technical information. This…

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MSDN Office Developer Center Just Published: 10/2/2007 – 10/30/2007

I owe you the list of content published last month, so here it is! Publishing Date Title Products Authors 10/30/2007 Technical article: Deploying Solutions for 2007 Office System with ClickOnce Using Visual Studio Tools for Office (3.0) As you see in this article, Visual Studio Tools for Office now uses ClickOnce to deploy solutions for…

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Catching-up with blogging

What a shame that I write my first November blog post on 11/14. The last three weeks have been quite busy for me and I barely had a chance to think about blogging. I’ve been writing a couple articles and a book chapter :). It really is an exciting time for me, but I must…

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MSDN Office Developer Center – Just Published (9/16/2007 – 9/30/2007)

The following content items were published from 9/16/2007 to 9/30/2007: Publishing Date Title  Products  Authors 9/26/2007   Download: Download: 2007 Office Sample: imepad.h Header File This download provides the public imepad.h API for use by developers when customizing applications for the 2007 Microsoft Office System. http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx? 2007 Microsoft Office System Microsoft Office Microsoft Office 2000…

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100+ Office Visual How To’s

It’s been about 10 months since we started publishing Office Visual How-tos (VHTs), which is a compound content type, mixing a short how-to article, code samples, and a video of that code sample in action. The wealth of this content type is that you can watch a quick video to visualize how a feature works…

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.NET Helper Classes for the SharePoint Server 2007 Search Query Web Service

If you are working with MOSS Enterprise Search, you should download the .NET Helper Classes for the MOSS Search Query Web Service. Callum Shillan is an MCS Solution Architect from the UK and he was very nice to share the helper classes he created with the community. You can find the .Net helpers for the…

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PerformancePoint Server 2007: What is it and how can I get started?

The release of PerformancePoint Server 2007 should be of special interest for those of you who are passionate about business intelligence (BI), dashboard, and scorecard solutions.   What is it? Enterprises gather data related to line-of-business (LOB) operations. Data as-is is not useful. You need to transform it into information so you can understand your…

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New RSS Feeds for Office and SharePoint Developers

RSS feeds changed the strategy that lots of people use to learn about new things. As developers we are faced with a bulk load of emerging software development technologies and products and sometimes it’s hard to keep up with all the cool things you can do. RSS feeds help you discover the latest news from multiple sources and bloggers and learn…

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