Inserting images with apps for Office

Hi! I’m Gareth Pinto, a Program Manager on the Office Solutions Framework team working on the new apps for Office platform. You’ve heard a lot about our new platform goals, vision, architecture, and strategy from previous posts, and I hope it’s inspired many app ideas of your own! With today’s post, I’m going to describe…


Using an OData Service in apps for SharePoint

I am Ayushi Garg, a tester on the SharePoint Developer Experience Team. In this blog post, I will walk you through how you can get started with consuming an OData service easily inside apps for SharePoint. The Open Data Protocol (OData) is a web protocol for querying and updating data that provides a way to…


Don’t miss the new Election Tracker app !

Want to keep up with all of the excitement surrounding the Presidential Election Race? Check out the Election Tracker app for Excel. The Election Tracker app automatically updates with the latest polling data and predictions for both the Presidential and Senate Races using data from PredictWise. The goal of this app is to bring the…


Office and SharePoint reach RTM!

Today, Kirk Koenigsbauer, corporate vice president in the Microsoft Office Division, announced that engineering work on the new Office and SharePoint is complete. This is great news for all developers because it truly gives you an opportunity to be on the cutting edge. As we begin the transition to the release to manufacturing builds of…