Dmitry Kostochko

Video HowTo: Outlook Explorer regions – TopSubpane region (VB.NET)

Today we will give another shot to customizing the Outlook SuperGrid. Our next targeted region is TopSubpane region, which is located above the standard Outlook list of items.

Add-in Express in-place visual designers will do the lion's share of work again. Our applied code will just handle the ExplorerSelectionChange event, get the selected email item and display its Subject property as well as the count of attached files (the Count property of the Attachments collection) 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)

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