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Office-base development for new newbies

April 28, 2009 Leave a comment

Developing add-in applications for Microsoft Office is a fascinating concept. With a minimum effort you can achieve some significant results.  Between all the office products I think Outlook is the most interesting one to develop add-in for because it can be easily used for business integration. So my focus is mostly on these king of add-ins.

Andrew Whitechapel shows how LINQ, WCF and WPF can be merged to develop an office based application and I am going to add a list of additional must read articles which can help a newbies (like me) up and running in this context:

MSDN Articles: 


A series of technical articles in MSDN: Office Development with Visual Studio Articles Homepage

A useful project on CodeProject: How to programmatically create an Outlook home folder page in the Outlook Today style

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