Do not look for this in beta 1! :)
I think it is exactly what will be liked by everyone ;-)
for Microsoft® Office and .net
Solid framework for deep customization of Microsoft Office. Use solution templates, visual designers and components to develop version-neutral, secure and easy deployable extensions for all Office versions.
Supported Office extensions
COM add-ins, Outlook plug-ins, RTD servers, smart tags, Excel XLL and UDF
This technology is now available for our custom development services only. Based on the Add-in Express for Office core, it is designed for building custom-tailored Office add-ins with far less coding than you usually have to do. Plus, it includes all Add-in Express features such as True RAD, visual designers, Outlook view and form regions, etc.
Extensions: VSTO-based application-level Office add-ins
Applications: Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio, InfoPath
Office versions: 2003, 2007, 2010 (x86 and x64)
IDE: VSTO 2005 SE, 2008, 2010; VB.NET, C#
for Microsoft® Office and Delphi® VCL
Get the best platform for building version-neutral, fast and easy deployable plug-ins by using Add-in Express projects templates, visual designers, components and wizards in combination with a perfect Delphi compiler.
Supported Office extensions
COM add-ins, Outlook plug-ins, smart tags, Excel RTD and UDF
for Internet Explorer® and Microsoft® .net
Use this visual tool to create thread-safe, secure, isolated, deployable and context-sensitive Internet Explorer add-ons.
Use visual designers and components to customize the IE interface with your own buttons, menu items, context menus, side-bars etc.
for Microsoft® Outlook
Add just a few lines of code to bypass the Outlook Object Model guard and avoid security warnings in add-ins and applications that automate Microsoft Outlook.
Supported application types
Stand-alone apps, Outlook add-ins
This technology is now available for our custom development services only. This visual toolkit allows creating secure, managed, isolated, deployable and version-neutral plug-ins for Outlook Express and Windows Mail. It provides powerful solution templates, Outlook Express - specific components, visual designers and wizards for advanced customization of Outlook Express menus, toolbars, panes and regions.
Extensions: Outlook Express plug-ins
Versions: Outlook Express 6.x, Windows Mail 6.x
IDE: VS 2005, 2008; VB.NET, C#, C++/CLI
VDProj to WiX Converter
for Microsoft® Visual Studio®
This Visual Studio extension lets you convert any VDProj setup projects to WiX in a click.
All Visual Studio versions and all vdproj features are supported, including variables, msm and msi packages, custom actions, built-in dialogs, etc.
Add-in Express Regions
for Microsoft® Outlook® and VSTO
Use this VSTO extension to develop advanced view and form regions for 17 different areas of the main Outlook Explorer window and all Outlook Inspector windows.
Application-level Outlook add-ins
for Microsoft® SharePoint® and Office 365
The specialized components of the Ribbon Designer allow you to quickly build custom SharePoint or Office 365 ribbons and add a new ribbon to your existing project.
The innovative technology for customizing Outlook views and forms. It is included in all Add-in Express for Office products and can be used to extend Outlook views, e-mail, task and appointment windows, To-Do bar, Reading and Navigation panes with your own custom sub-panes.
Extensions: application-level Outlook add-ins
Outlook versions: 2000, 2002, 2003, 2007, 2010 (x86 and x64)
.NET Edition: VS 2005, 2008, 2010; VB.NET, C#, C++/CLI
.NET Framework: 2.0 and higher
VCL Edition: Delphi 5 - XE