Building Office Business Applications with Visual Studio

This week Microsoft is hosting an internal even called Tech Ready 8 in Seattle.  Microsoft technical field reps and product teams come together to talk about all of the great products we’re building.  I presented a session on Building Office Development Applications with Visual Studio along with a couple team members.  In preparation for that session we… Read more

Best Practices for Deployment with Visual Studio 2008 SP1 (Mary Lee, Rachel Schaw)

After you develop Office solutions with Visual Studio Tools for Office, you can use Visual Studio 2008 SP1 to simplify your deployment experience. First, you can take advantage of the smaller .NET Framework Client Profile to decrease download time. Next, the Office 2007 primary interop assemblies (PIAs) are included in-the-box with VS2008 SP1 to avoid… Read more