In this video we talk with Matthew Scott, a developer on the Word team who takes us through the design and development of the Word 2007 Content Control Toolkit, an application that natively reads and writes Word documents saved
in the Open XML file format. This application has been released to…
In this screencast, program manager Amani Ahmed demonstrates how to create a Word 2007 template which can transfer data seamlessly to and from a SharePoint document library using content controls. See also
Part 1 of this demonstration with Travis Ratnam.
Tristan Davis's post…
While attending and presenting at TechEd 2010, Jawa Buddhavarapu and Murali Bala shared with Zhiming Xue “Dr. Z” their experience of building an integrated Office solution at Westat using Microsoft Word, OpenXML and SharePoint 2010. Check out this interview
to find out:- Why they choose Office…
John Durant just returned from the Microsoft SharePoint Conference where a number of new SharePoint features were announced. In this episode he shares some of those
features with us and describes how they can help developers in a variety of ways.John will be doing a couple sessions at PDC09…
In this screencast, Word program manager Travis Ratnam demonstrates the rich integration of Word 2007 and Sharepoint. See also
Part 2 of this demonstration with Amani Ahmed.
Tristan Davis's post on Content Controls
Word Team Blog
Office 2007 introduced a new XML-based file format for Office. With LINQ to XML, Microsoft offers the ability to use language-based query against XML documents. When you combine these two technologies, you have the ability to search and manipulate
Office documents in a completely new way.
This video focuses on solution development with the Open XML SDK 2.0 including a survey of the tools to help you be more productive. The video discusses how to use the Productivity Tool, the Open XML Package Editor Power Tool for Visual Studio 2010 and the code snippets that can be downloaded which…
In this screencast, Office program manager Kevin Boske demos three code snippets for Visual Studio 2005 for working with Office Open XML files using the System.IO.Packaging namespace from .NET 3.0. Office Open XML is a file format standardized by Ecma. It
is the new default file format for Word,…
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When developers are tasked to deal with document file formats it might be challenging to do the right thing if you don’t have a good experience with a particular format, and need to crack it open and understand all the details.
For Java developers and Microsoft Office file formats there’s a…
This Week on Channel 9, Dan and Brian cover:
- Open XML approved as an ISO/IEC Standard
Microsoft Surface partners with AT&T brings Surface devices to AT&T stores starting April 17th
- Game Programming with Silverlight 2.0 by
A rundown of April Fools Day related…