Sample add-ins for Outlook developers
with source code in VB.NET, C#

Add-in Express Power Toys™


While our Add-in Express Toys illustrate how to use our framework to build add-ins in general, our new Add-in Express Power Toys go one step further by adding missing functionality to our favorite Office applications! They are available for download with complete source code in VB.NET and C#.

Show Containing Folder Outlook Add-in

This Power Toy add-in demonstrates how to add an Advanced Form Region to the read message window for e-mail items. It lets you see a the name of the folder plus the full folder path, which you can click to make that folder active in the main Outlook window.

Navigation Pane+ Outlook Add-in

This sample add-in shows how you can create an Advanced Form Region underneath the Navigation Pane for Outlook XP, 2003, 2007 and Outlook 2010. With this Power Toy, you'll see a list of the current folder wiews in the Outlook Navigation Pane and a list of subfolders for the current folder.

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