Posts Tagged ‘Outlook regions’

Advanced Outlook form regions: customize an e-mail form

Today, I would like to show you how to add extra functionality to the Outlook Inspector objects using advanced regions and Add-in Express 2010. Start by creating a new ADX COM Add-in project in Visual Studio 2010.... 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 →

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... Read the rest of this entry →

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

Today we will show you how to create a custom form and build it into the Outlook Explorer window under the standard Outlook list of items, also known as Outlook SuperGrid among developers... Read the rest of this entry →

Customizing Outlook calendar with Advanced regions: C# sample

Today, we'll write an add-in to display calendar specific information in Outlook 2010 using Outlook advanced regions and Add-in Express 2010. Start of in the usual fashion by creating a new ADX COM Add-in project in Visual Studio 2010 ... Read the rest of this entry →

Build an Outlook Northwind Connector with Add-in Express 2010

The Microsoft Outlook Social Connector did not always play nicely together with Add-in Express Advanced regions, however, Add-in Express rose to the occasion and it is working since Version 6.2.3049. Although we are able to build our own provider for the standard Outlook Social Connector; Northwind Traders needed something that would work perfectly alongside their [...]... Read the rest of this entry →

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

Today we will show you how to create your custom form and build it into the Outlook Explorer window under the standard Outlook 2007 and 2010 To-Do bar... Read the rest of this entry →

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

This sample opens a new series of HowTo videos that will showcase each Outlook region that can be customized using Add-in Express for Office and .net. In today's Video HowTo we will show you how to create your own form and build it into the Outlook Explorer window under the standard Outlook Navigation Pane... Read the rest of this entry →

MS Outlook Advanced Regions, Folder Views and Add-in Express 2010

In this week's post, we'll build an add-in for Northwind Traders with which they will be able to set a different view on their Inbox in order to see a time-based view on when orders have been received. We'll be using an advance forms region to give our users an easy-to-use interface... Read the rest of this entry →

Outlook Events Logger Add-in – release version

Some weeks ago we published Beta 1 of Add-in Express Events Add-in for Outlook, free add-in or rater tool that can help you learn events in the Outlook 2000-2010 Object Model. Today we have the Release version ready... Read the rest of this entry →

Video: Build and control advanced form regions for Outlook 2013 – 2000

When it comes to building Office add-ins, Microsoft Outlook is perhaps the most popular application. No doubt that Excel and Word are close behind in popularity but Outlook wins this contest. I believe Outlook wins because it is the first application people open when they arrive in their office and it is the last one they close... Read the rest of this entry →

Controlling Outlook region’s state and form’s size in Add-in Express 2010

Here I will tell you how and where you can control the state of the regions where a custom task pane or an Outlook region is located, and also show how you can control the size of those forms... Read the rest of this entry →

Get insight of Outlook event chains with Events Add-in for Outlook

Every developer who writes Outlook plug-ins must know the Outlook Object Model to a greater or lesser extent. And what is of the highest importance in the Outlook object model as well as in that of any other host app?... Read the rest of this entry →

Video HowTo: Create advanced view and form regions in Outlook (Delphi)

Today we are going to build an add-in for Microsoft Outlook 2000-2007, in which we create an advanced view region for the Outlook Explorer window and an advanced form region for the Outlook Inspector window... Read the rest of this entry →

Office 2010 RTM and Visual Studio 2010 RTM fully supported by Add-in Express 2010 Beta 2

I know for sure that quite an impressive number of our customers (about 2 thousands) are already using the previous beta to their utmost. To all of them as well as to those of you who received the keys but haven't thought yet about the compatibility with Office 2010, I recommend installing beta 2. And here is why... Read the rest of this entry →

Video HowTo: Resize Advanced Task Pane programmatically (VB.NET)

To resize your custom Office task pane, you need to use the trivial Width and Height properties of the particular instance of your task pane. There is just one important thing - the Splitter property should be set to None... Read the rest of this entry →

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