Apps for Office: Work with custom XML parts

?This sample writes user-specified text to a custom XML part that is bound to a content control within a Word 2013 document.

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Apps for Office: Interact with Facebook APIs

?This sample task pane app for Excel shows how to log on to Facebook from an Excel 2013 task pane, and then how to retrieve some basic user data from Facebook by using the Facebook API.

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Apps for Office: Get selection-change coordinates in an Excel table

?This sample app shows how to detect when the selection changes in a table (named range) in Excel 2013, and then display the coordinates, relative to the table, of the new selection. It

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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

Quick Note: Importing XML Data into a Mapped List in Excel 2010

Learn to import XML data into a list in Excel 2010, with and without a mapping schema.

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Quick Note: Importing XML Data into a Mapped List in Excel 2010

Using Microsoft Word to Create Reports For LightSwitch (or Silverlight)

LightSwitch has a really nice feature on data grids that allow you to export them to Excel if running out of browser (full trust). This gives you a basic way of getting data out of the system to create reports or do further analysis on the data using Excel. However, in business applications you typically want to provide some client-side reporting that also formats the data in a certain way so it can be printed easily.

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Outlook 2010 XML Schema Reference

Download this reference and start developing solutions based on the XML schemas used in Outlook 2010.

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Outlook 2010 XML Schema Reference

Excellent Learning Tool for Open XML SDK 2.0

For some weeks ago Microsoft announced that they had launched the final version of Open XML SDK 2.0 for Microsoft Office . With this SDK we can create and manipulate Excel workbooks in code without involving Excel and also without having Excel installed. What comes as a bonus with SDK 2.0 is the Open XML SDK 2.0 Productivity Tool for Microsoft Office . I was very pleased and surprised to discover that this is a multipurpose tool that allows us to a) generate reflected code, i.e to see the correct code to interact with the Open XML Documents file format, b) comparing source and target files code and b) validate code

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Building Document Generation Systems from Templates with Word 2010 and Word 2007

Document generation systems are one of the most compelling uses of Open XML WordprocessingML. This article contains guidance for this scenario and links to MSDN articles and blog posts.

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Building Document Generation Systems from Templates with Word 2010 and Word 2007

What is “Custom XML?” … and the impact of the i4i judgment on Word

I recall saying recently that ” this is my last post for 2009 ." Whoops… I don't think I was anticipating this. I watched with interest yesterday the coverage and reaction to the i4i judgment.

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