We will continue our efforts in modifying the Outlook SuperGrid so that it looks and functions exactly as we need it. Today we are going to focus on the RightSubpane region, which is located to the right of the standard Outlook list of items.
We are going to rely again on the Add-in Express core components to do integration with Outlook. Our applied code will just handle the ExplorerSelectionChange event, get the selected email item and display its Body property in the System.Windows.Forms.TextBox component on our embedded region.
Let’s see how it works:
This sample video was captured in Visual Studio 2008 (VB.NET) with Add-in Express 2010 for Office and .net.
See other HowTo videos of this series:
Video HowTo: Embed your form into Explorer window under Outlook Navigation Pane
Video HowTo: Modify Outlook To-Do bar with custom forms – BottomTodoBar region (VB.NET)
Video HowTo: Outlook Explorer regions – BottomSubpane region (VB.NET)
Video HowTo: Outlook Explorer regions – TopSubpane region (VB.NET)