Announcement: Apps for Office and SharePoint blog has moved

This is the final Apps for Office and SharePoint blog post. We’ve moved to the Office Developer blog, in this new location: http://blogs.office.com/dev Here is the RSS feed for the new Office Developer blog: http://blogs.office.com/feed/?filter-audience=dev Please join us in this new location to keep reading all the latest news about developing Apps for Office and…


Cross-post from the Exchange dev blog: Customizing the compose experience with mail apps for Outlook

On 3/27, Andrew Salamatov published Customizing the compose experience with mail apps for Outlook. In his post, he talks about how you can customize your compose experience in apps for Outlook. Compose apps are available for all our customers on Office 365 and for on-premises customers that have installed the Service Pack 1 for Office…


Office 365 for Developers at //build 2014

Come see us at this year’s //build conference as we take you on a journey through the latest updates and improvements to the Office and SharePoint APIs and Services. We have made huge investments in the developer capabilities for apps for Office and SharePoint, as well as the new Office 365 APIs, which are services…


New release: Modern Trend app for Excel

The Microsoft ecoSystem group is pleased to announce the free Modern Trend app for Excel. It is now available on Office Store! The Modern Trend app helps you tell a story based on your Excel data. With a few steps, your data is shown on an interactive trend chart. You can pin the specific data…


Office Web Widgets—Experimental

At SharePoint Conference, we announced a couple of experimental UI widgets to help you build apps for Office and SharePoint. The widgets included in this first release are the People Picker and the List View and in the rest of this post, we will explain what they are and how to use them, but first,…


UserVoice: Your Feedback in Our Products

In October 2013, we launched the Office and SharePoint developer UserVoice, which allowed us to get your thoughts about the platform. We have read though every message and, now that SharePoint Conference is here, let’s take a look back at how we have used your feedback in our products. Widgets for provider-hosted apps A popular…


Vote for the SharePoint Conference App Awards – People’s Choice!

UPDATE 2/20/2014: Preliminary voting is done, and we have 4 finalists! It’s time for you to cast your final vote between now and February 28, 4:00PM PST. Each registered SharePoint Conference attendee can vote once in the Finals. To see the finalists and cast your final vote, see App Awards – People’s Choice. Original post:…


Calling all SharePoint Conference 2014 attendees!

If you’re attending the SharePoint Conference this year, do not miss the Design Time sessions! Check out the Invitation to Design Time sessions at the SharePoint Conference 2014 blog post for details. We’re offering Design Time sessions around six popular tracks including a Developer track, where if you’re selected, will get an opportunity to chat…


Announcing SharePoint Conference 2014 App Awards

The much-anticipated, highly-suspenseful, excitement-inducing App Awards are coming back to SharePoint Conference 2014! We are looking for innovative and high quality apps for the Office Store. Create an awesome app for the Office store, and you’ll get a chance at winning fame, glory, and some cool stuff, like: Your app being featured at SPC for…