Channel 9 Interview: Building an Outlook Mail App using the “Napa” Office 365 Development Tools

If you haven’t heard, the new Office & SharePoint 2013 Developer Preview has a brand new development model that should make it a lot easier and flexible to build consumer and enterprise applications running within Office & SharePoint. Based on web technologies like HTML5, XML, CSS3, JavaScript, and REST APIs, you can use your existing knowledge of these web technologies to quickly build your apps. What’s cool is these apps can not only run in the desktop versions of Office, they can also run in the web app versions.

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Channel 9 Interview: Building an Outlook Mail App using the “Napa” Office 365 Development Tools

Visual Studio 2012: A More Productive IDE for Modern Applications

See how the latest release of Visual Studio—especially the improved IDE— helps to create an environment that lets developers do what developers want to do: work with code in a variety of technologies. Peter Vogel MSDN Magazine September 2012

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Office 2010 Sample: Open XML SDK 2.0 Code Snippets for Visual Studio 2010

Download this package to install the Open XML SDK 2.0 code snippets for use with Visual Studio 2010.

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Office 2010 Sample: Open XML SDK 2.0 Code Snippets for Visual Studio 2010

Visual Studio Code Metrics PowerTool 10.0

Command line utility to calculate code metrics for your .NET code.

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Sample: Creating a .NET Connectivity Assembly for Business Connectivity Services by Using Visual Studio 2010

Explore the code as you learn to create a BDC model that uses BCS entities in Visual Studio to access a matrix in SQL Server. Author: Martin Harwar (Other)

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Video: Importing SharePoint 2010 Site Definitions in Visual Studio 2010

Watch this visual how-to video as you learn to import a SharePoint 2010 site definition using Visual Studio 2010 and SharePoint Designer 2010.

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Video: Importing SharePoint 2010 Site Definitions in Visual Studio 2010

Spec Explorer 2010

Spec Explorer 2010 is now a Power Tool in Visual Studio Gallery.

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Spec Explorer 2010

Video: Retrieving the Table of Contents from Word 2010 Documents by Using the Open XML SDK 2.0

Watch this visual how-to video as you learn to use the strongly typed classes in the Open XML SDK 2.0 to retrieve an XML block that contains the table of contents from a Word document, without loading the document into Microsoft Word.

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Video: Retrieving the Table of Contents from Word 2010 Documents by Using the Open XML SDK 2.0

Sample: Creating and Publishing Excel 2010 Documents with Custom SharePoint 2010 Workflows

Explore the code as you learn to generate Excel spreadsheets inside SharePoint workflows and publish them to SharePoint sites.

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Sample: Creating and Publishing Excel 2010 Documents with Custom SharePoint 2010 Workflows

Video: Deleting Comments By All or Specific Authors in PowerPoint 2010 Documents by Using the Open XML SDK 2.0

Use the strongly typed classes in the Open XML SDK 2.0 to delete comments in a PowerPoint document in this visual how-to video.

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