‘Video HowTo samples’ category archive

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

The region that we are going to scrutinize today is DockTop. This is a special region type that works only in Outlook 2007 and 2010... Read the rest of this entry →

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

With a little regret I proceed to the final part of the video how-to series covering Outlook explorer regions. We have just 4 more explorer regions to look into - DockLeft, DockTop, DockRight and DockBottom... Read the rest of this entry →

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

In the last video of the Reading Pane customization series we are going to show you how to replace the entire Reading Pane with our custom region. The ReadingPane advanced region is a special region type... Read the rest of this entry →

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

This is one more example of the Outlook Reading Pane customization, and today we will cover the BottomReadingPane region. In this video we are going to create a new advanced region and locate it beneath the Outlook Reading Pane... Read the rest of this entry →

Video: Create an Office shared add-in – building advanced task panes and advanced Outlook regions, using advanced controls

I admit it…it's been awhile since we published Part 1. So I don't blame you if gave up hope of ever seeing Part 2. But I'm here to tell you that you have not waited in vain because today we present to you Part 2 of the Create an Office Shared Add-in series... Read the rest of this entry →

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

As you can guess from the title of this post, today it is the turn for the RightReadingPane region. In this video HowTo sample, we are going to create a new region residing to the right of the Outlook Reading Pane, and we'll add just a little code there... Read the rest of this entry →

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

This is yet another sample of the Outlook Reading Pane customizations, in which we look into the capabilities of the TopReadingPane region... Read the rest of this entry →

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

After a short break, let's go on with the serious of our small HowTo samples. Now it's time to look into different ways of customizing the Outlook Reading Pane... Read the rest of this entry →

Video: Outlook context sensitivity

A couple of weeks ago, Pieter wrote a great post that explains how to use context sensitivity when customizing the Outlook user interface. Context sensitivity allows you to dynamically change the user interface depending upon what the user is doing within Outlook... Read the rest of this entry →

Video: Outlook 2010 Solution Modules

In Office 2010, Microsoft introduced the Outlook solutions module to give us developers the capability to create custom modules for Outlook. What's a custom module? It's an Outlook add-in that... Read the rest of this entry →

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

The next region that we will tackle in this series of HowTo videos is the WebView region. This region completely replaces the standard Outlook SuperGrid for specified folders... Read the rest of this entry →

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

Today we are going to look into the capabilities of one of the most interesting Outlook regions - FolderView region. This region extends the standard outlook SuperGrid by adding a possibility to switch between the SuperGrid and our custom region... Read the rest of this entry →

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

It seems we have taken great efforts to customize the Outlook SuperGrid to our liking. By watching our previous videos you can learn how to build your forms on the bottom, top and right of the SuperGrid... Read the rest of this entry →

Video: Add-in Express deployment models – ClickOnce and ClickTwice :)

A good speech requires a good ending. The same is true for software. You invest a significant amount of time building a software solution so don’t mess it up when it comes to your deployment. Add-in Express provides two methods for deploying your addins: ClickOnce and ClickTwice. This video does three things for you... Read the rest of this entry →

Video: Version neutrality for Office extensions, from Office 2000 to 2013

I have three kids of differing ages and sex. They are alike and yet so very different. Providing for their wants and needs on a daily basis is a challenge. For example, what I typically think is an easy decision (an afternoon snack) isn't so easy when my kiddos are involved. Each wants something different which requires me to do my best impression of a short-order cook... Read the rest of this entry →

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

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... Read the rest of this entry →

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