New Managed Code Examples for Outlook 2010

With the announcement of Microsoft Office 2010 being released to manufacturing (RTM) today, I’d like to bring your attention to the new Microsoft Outlook 2010 Primary Interop Assembly (PIA) Reference. For those of you familiar with developing managed solutions for Outlook, you now have on MSDN a currently most up-to-date set of managed documentation for…


MVP Michael Bauer Contributed a Code Example for a New Outlook 2010 Property

Michael Bauer* recently contributed a code example that shows a simple but common way to use the new MailItem proeprty, Sender, in Microsoft Outlook 2010. *Michael is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional with expertise in developing Outlook solutions in Visual Basic and Visual Basic for Applications (VBA). Michael maintains a professional site at The new…


Accessing Outlook Developer Help During the Office 2010 Beta Period

The help model in Microsoft Office 2010 for Office client applications such as Access, Excel, Outlook, and Word has remained the same as in Office 2007: when you click F1, you can choose to access help that is installed on your computer, or help available on the Office Web site. During the Office 2010 Beta…


We Get E-mails: Where Are the Object Members?

The object model reference documentation for the Office client applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access, etc., etc.) provides detailed information about the associated properties, methods, and events for objects that are exposed through the API of each client application. This information is crucial if you develop applications that automate the client applications. You can find…


Usage Analysis of the Access Developer Reference

The 2007 Microsoft Office System was released into the wild about a year ago. I’d like to share what we’ve learned about your usage of the Access 2007 Developer Reference since its release. BTW, I’m Mike Stowe, the programmability writer for Access. The data that drives this analysis comes from users who are in a…


Video: Quick Tips on using VBA Help with Office

There are some quick and easy things you can do to make sure you are getting the optimal VBA Developer Help experience when working with the 2007 Office System. Watch this three minute video to learn more. ‘