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Designer for Visual Studio WiX Setup Projects - Public Release

[1 Sep, 2014]   Version 1.2.197

ADDED:

  • Support for Prerequisites in a WiX setup project.

FIXED:

  • "The Component/@Directory attribute cannot be specified" compilation error after moving files using the File System editor.
  • "The path is not of a legal form" error in the SourcePath property of a file.

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Designer for Visual Studio WiX Setup Projects - Public Release

[16 Jul, 2014]   Version 1.1.196

ADDED:

  • Support for custom WiX variables.
  • Adding detected dependencies automatically when adding project outputs or assemblies in the File System editor.
  • Support for the WiX Setup project properties.

FIXED:

  • Full path was used instead of a relative path when adding files via the File System editor.
  • Bat files could not be used as Custom Actions.
  • SourcePath property did not work when a custom WiX variable was used in the Source attribute.
  • Exception in the ParseUserInterface method.

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Add-in Express for Internet Explorer and .net - Public Release

[6 Jun, 2014]   Version 9.1.6122

ADDED:

  • RegisterMIMEFilter property to the ADXIEModule class.
  • OnPipeCreated, OnPipeClosed, OnTabCreated and OnTabClosed events to the ADXIEBrokerModule class.
  • ActiveConnections property to the ADXIEBrokerModule class.

FIXED:

  • Add-in Express project templates were not installed correctly in Visual Studio 2013.
  • AddinExpress.IE.Broker.dll was not included in a newly created WiX Setup project.
  • Context menu items were painted incorrectly in some cases.
  • Setting HandleHTTPNegotiations to true caused Internet Explorer crashing in some scenarios.

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Add-in Express for Microsoft Office and Delphi VCL - Public Release

[30 May, 2014]   Version 7.6.1219

ADDED:

  • Support for Delphi XE6.

ALTERED:

  • Delphi 5 and Delphi 6 are not supported.

FIXED:

  • Unhandled exception when using custom task panes in PowerPoint 2010.
  • StartFromScratch property did not work when no ribbon components were added to the add-in module.
  • TadxRibbonGallery with a non-empty IdMso property did not work when added to a built-in ribbon container control.
  • Two instances of the advanced form region were created in the Outlook 2013 Meeting inspector when the Social Connector add-in was enabled.
  • Splitter button was enabled in the DockTop advanced region in Outlook 2013.
  • GetForm method of the TadxOlFormsCollectionItem class returned an incorrect instance when the Cached property was set to csNewInstanceForEachFolder.
  • Header of the hidden elReadingPane advanced region was visible in Outlook.
  • In Outlook 2003 - 2013, the elReadingPane region did not work if the Social Connector Add-in is installed.

KNOWN ISSUES:

Outlook 2000-2013 Issues:

  • WebViewPane region cannot be used for folders if their WebViewOn and WebViewUrl properties cannot be set. Possible solution is setting the "Allow Script in shared folders" and "Allow Script in Public Folders" options in the security settings. See also the following article: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/923933.
  • TadxOlForm placed in the WebViewPane region is flickering when switching between folders.

Outlook 2010 and 2013 Issues:

  • TopSubpane, BottomSubpane, RightSubpane, LeftSubpane and FolderView regions for appointment folders do not work. We recommend using the DockTop, DockBottom, DockRight and DockLeft regions as an alternative.
  • Add-ins containing advanced regions built on Add-in Express 2009 (v. 5.x) are incompatible with add-ins built on Add-in Express 7.x.
  • An TadxOlForm may lose the focus when switching between pages on Inspector windows.
  • Another form may become active when switching between Inspector pages if the forms were added to the same region by several add-ins.

Outlook 2010 Issues:

  • For the elBottomTodoBar region to work correctly, either Appointments or Task List should be enabled in the ToDo bar options.

Outlook 2013 Issues:

  • elBottomTodoBar region does not work.

Social Connector Outlook Add-in Issues:

  • In Outlook 2003 - 2013, advanced regions may work incorrectly if the Social Connector Add-in is enabled/disabled manually. Outlook should be restarted for advanced regions to work correctly.

InfoPath 2010 Issues:

  • Native Office 2010 custom task panes may not show up when a new instance of InfoPath is opened.

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Add-in Express Regions for Microsoft Outlook and VSTO - Public Release

[29 May, 2014]   Version 2.4.2146

FIXED:

  • Outlook might have lost the focus after activating the WebBrowser control residing on an advanced region.
  • In Outlook 2003 - 2013, the ReadingPane region did not work if the Social Connector add-in was installed.
  • Two instances of the advanced form region were created in the Outlook 2013 Meeting inspector when the Social Connector add-in was enabled.
  • Splitter button was enabled in the DockTop advanced region in Outlook 2013.
  • FormClassType parameter of the ADXOlFormsManager.ADXBeforeFormInstanceCreate event was null (Nothing in VB.NET) in some cases.
  • GetForm method of the ADXOlFormsCollectionItem class returned an incorrect instance when the Cached property was set to NewInstanceForEachFolder.
  • Header of the hidden ReadingPane region was visible in Outlook.

KNOWN ISSUES:

WPF + Office 2003 - 2013 Issues:

  • Various issues remain in all Office and .NET Framework versions caused by a partial incompatibility of the WPF core and Office GUI.

Outlook 2003-2013 Issues:

  • WebViewPane region cannot be used for folders if their WebViewOn and WebViewUrl properties cannot be modified. Possible solution is setting the "Allow Script in shared folders" and "Allow Script in Public Folders" options in the security settings. See the following article for more information: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/923933.
  • ADXOlForm placed in the WebViewPane region is flickering when switching between folders.

Outlook 2010 and 2013 Issues:

  • TopSubpane, BottomSubpane, RightSubpane, LeftSubpane and FolderView regions for appointment folders do not work. You can use the DockTop, DockBottom, DockRight and DockLeft regions as an alternative.
  • An ADXOlForm may lose the focus when switching between pages on Inspector windows.
  • Another form may become active when switching between Inspector pages if the forms were added to the same region by several add-ins.

Outlook 2010 Issues:

  • For the BottomTodoBar region to work correctly, either Appointments or Task List should be enabled in the ToDo bar options.

Outlook 2013 Issues:

  • BottomTodoBar region does not work.

Social Connector Outlook Add-in Issues:

  • In Outlook 2003 - 2013, advanced regions may work incorrectly if the Social Connector Add-in is enabled/disabled manually. Outlook should be restarted for advanced regions to work correctly.

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VDProj to WiX Converter - Public Release

[16 May, 2014]   Version 1.6.131

FIXED:

  • "Could not find required file setup.bin" error in Visual Studio 2013.
  • "The file is explicitly marked compressed" warning during compilation of a converted project.
  • "Module failed to register" error during installation of a converted project.

KNOWN ISSUES:

  • CAB Projects cannot be converted to WiX. Windows Installer XML (WiX) does not support this project type.

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Security Manager for Microsoft Outlook - Public Release

[15 May, 2014]   Version 7.4

VCL Edition

Version 7.4.459

  • ADDED: Support for Delphi XE6.

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Designer for Visual Studio WiX Setup Projects - Public Release

[6 May, 2014]   Version 1.0.195

FIXED:

  • "Unresolved reference to symbol" compilation error after setting the BannerBitmap property.
  • Dragging items between different WiX projects.
  • Data synchronization between opened editors.
  • Error when adding a Primary Output with spaces in the project name.
  • Full names of the added Primary Outputs were resolved incorrectly.
  • "After" attribute of the Custom Action element contained a wrong value after multiple changes in the Custom Actions editor.
  • Custom actions could be executed in an incorrect order.
  • "Installation Address" dialog did not work correctly.

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Add-in Express for Office and .NET - Public Release

[15 Apr, 2014]   Version 7.5.4072

ADDED:

  • ParentFolderObj property to the ADXOLSolutionModule component and the FolderObj property to the ADXOLSolutionFolder component.
  • FolderAdd, FolderChange and FolderRemove virtual methods to the ADXOutlookFoldersEvents class.
  • ItemAdd, ItemChange, ItemRemove, BeforeFolderMove and BeforeItemMove virtual methods to the ADXOutlookItemsEvents class.

ALTERED:

  • The initialization code and component declarations are now created in the <module-name>.Designer.cs and <module-name>.Designer.vb files.

FIXED:

  • HostObj parameter of the ADXVisioAppEvents.WindowActivated event was null (Nothing in VB.NET).
  • Item parameter of the ADXOutlookAppEvents.ItemLoad event was released in the Add-in Express core code.
  • StartFromScratch property did not work when no ribbon components were added to the add-in module.
  • Incorrect version of Microsoft.Office.Interop.InfoPath.dll assembly was used when creating a new add-in project for InfoPath 2013.
  • ADXRibbonGallery with a non-empty IdMso property did not work when added to a built-in ribbon container control.
  • In Outlook, Excel, Word and PowerPoint, a host application might have lost the focus after activating the WebBrowser control residing on an advanced region or advanced task pane.
  • In Outlook 2003 - 2013, the ReadingPane region did not work if the Social Connector add-in was installed.
  • Two instances of the advanced form region were created in the Outlook 2013 Meeting inspector when the Social Connector add-in was enabled.
  • Splitter button was enabled in the DockTop advanced region in Outlook 2013.
  • FormClassType parameter of the ADXOlFormsManager.ADXBeforeFormInstanceCreate event was null (Nothing in VB.NET) in some cases.
  • GetForm method of the ADXOlFormsCollectionItem class returned an incorrect instance when the Cached property was set to NewInstanceForEachFolder.

KNOWN ISSUES:

WPF + Office 2000 - 2013 Issues:

  • Various issues remain in all Office and .NET Framework versions caused by a partial incompatibility of the WPF core and Office GUI.

Outlook 2000-2013 Issues:

  • WebViewPane region cannot be used for folders if their WebViewOn and WebViewUrl properties cannot be modified. Possible solution is setting the "Allow Script in shared folders" and "Allow Script in Public Folders" options in the security settings. See the following article for more information: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/923933.
  • ADXOlForm placed in the WebViewPane region is flickering when switching between folders.

Outlook 2010 and 2013 Issues:

  • TopSubpane, BottomSubpane, RightSubpane, LeftSubpane and FolderView regions for appointment folders do not work. You can use the DockTop, DockBottom, DockRight and DockLeft regions as an alternative.
  • Add-ins containing advanced regions built on Add-in Express 2009 are incompatible with add-ins built on the higher versions of Add-in Express.
  • An ADXOlForm may lose the focus when switching between pages on Inspector windows.
  • Another form may become active when switching between Inspector pages if the forms were added to the same region by several add-ins.

Outlook 2010 Issues:

  • For the BottomTodoBar region to work correctly, either Appointments or Task List should be enabled in the ToDo bar options.

Outlook 2013 Issues:

  • BottomTodoBar region does not work.

Social Connector Outlook Add-in Issues:

  • In Outlook 2003 - 2013, advanced regions may work incorrectly if the Social Connector Add-in is enabled/disabled manually. Outlook should be restarted for advanced regions to work correctly.

Excel 2010 and 2013 Issues:

  • XLL add-in created for .NET Framework 2.0 crashes 64-bit Excel versions because of an exception in the Marshal.GetFunctionPointerForDelegate method.

InfoPath 2010 and 2013 Issues:

  • Native Office custom task panes may not show up when a new instance of InfoPath is opened.

Office 2010 and 2013 x64 Issues:

  • "Unable to create specified ActiveX control" exception may be thrown on an x64 host application if an add-in had been registered from Visual Studio before a newly created native Office task pane was added to the AddinModule.TaskPanes collection.

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Designer for Visual Studio WiX Setup Projects - Beta 2

[19 Mar, 2014]   Version 1.0.190

ADDED:

  • User Interface Editor.
  • Support for Web Setup projects.

FIXED:

  • Context menu readability in the Dark color scheme of Visual Studio 2012 and 2013.
  • Vital property of any file could not be changed in the File System Editor.
  • Drag-n-drop did not work correctly for shortcuts and primary outputs in the File System Editor.
  • "The file is explicitly marked compressed" warning during compilation.
  • "Module failed to register" error during installation.
  • "Unresolved reference to symbol" compilation error after deleting the primary output.
  • Shortcuts to the primary output were not created.

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