Video Demo: Importing an Outlook Form Region into Visual Studio

This 4-minute video demonstrates creating a form region in Outlook with controls that are bound to Outlook data, and then importing the form region into a Visual Studio 2008 Beta 2 Outlook add-in project. After the form region is in Visual Studio, you can add managed code to handle the events, but the data is still coming from…


Video Demo: VSTO and VBA Interop

Here’s a short video that shows a new feature of Visual Studio 2008 Beta 2 — calling from VBA in a VSTO solution document into the managed Visual Basic code in the assembly.     You can find out more and download Visual Studio 2008 Beta 2 from the Visual Studio Developer Center.


Videos That Demonstrate VSTO 2005 SE Tasks

There’s a new type of technical article on MSDN called “Visual How Tos.” These articles feature videos that show how to perform specific tasks, and they include short written articles with code samples or links to code samples and other examples in the documentation. Visual Studio 2005 Tools for Office Second Edition has six Visual How Tos right now,…


Channel 9 Video: .NET Code Access Security and Visual Studio 2005 Tools for Office Solutions

Eric Lippert, software design engineer on the Visual Studio Tools for Office Team and author of “Visual Basic .NET Code Security”, recently spent some time with the MSDN Channel 9 crew to discuss VSTO and .NET Code Access security. Here’s what Eric writes about the session in his own blog: _ _ _ _  …


Demo: Estimate Solution built with Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Tools for the Microsoft Office System, Beta 1

In the Office Developer Center on MSDN, you can now find a good selection of technical articles with sample code for Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Tools for the Microsoft Office System. All articles are currently available for our Beta 1 release, and we’re ramping up to make new content available as soon as you can download…