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Security Manager for Microsoft Outlook - Public Release

[26 Oct, 2017]   Version 8.9

.NET Edition

Version 8.9.3264

  • FIXED: Security warnings were not disabled in Outlook 2016 after installing the most recent Outlook updates.

VCL Edition

Version 8.9.510

  • FIXED: Security warnings were not disabled in Outlook 2016 after installing the most recent Outlook updates.

ActiveX Edition

Version 8.9.1259

  • FIXED: Security warnings were not disabled in Outlook 2016 after installing the most recent Outlook updates.

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Security Manager for Microsoft Outlook - Public Release

[4 Oct, 2017]   Version 8.8

.NET Edition

Version 8.8.3263

  • FIXED: "Value does not fall within the expected range" exception when the SecurityManager object was created in an additional thread.
  • FIXED: Security warnings were not disabled in Outlook 2016 32-bit after installing the most recent Outlook updates.

VCL Edition

Version 8.8.509

  • FIXED: Security warnings were not disabled in Outlook 2016 32-bit after installing the most recent Outlook updates.

ActiveX Edition

Version 8.8.1258

  • FIXED: Security warnings were not disabled in Outlook 2016 32-bit after installing the most recent Outlook updates.

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Add-in Express for Office and .NET - HotFix

[7 Sep, 2017]   Version 8.7.4430

FIXED:

  • adxLoader did not load .NET Framework 2.0-based add-ins.
  • "The folder you're adding already exists in Add-ins" exception might have been thrown in Outlook if the ADXOLSolutuionModule component was used.
  • LaunchMSIUpdates method threw the "Verification failed" exception in some scenarios.

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

[6 Sep, 2017]   Version 9.6.6130

FIXED:

  • .NET Framework 2.0 based add-ons did not load.
  • Caption of the ADXIEContextMenuCommandItem control was shown incorrectly in Internet Explorer context menus.

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

[11 Aug, 2017]   Version 8.7.4425

ADDED:

  • Automatic updates for per-machine add-ins in ClickTwice deployment.
  • Support for Microsoft OneNote 2010 and higher.
  • OnUpdaterBeforeStart and OnUpdaterInstallationCancelled events to the ADXAddinModule, ADXRTDServerModule, ADXSmartTagModule and ADXXLLModule classes.
  • DisableAutomaticUpdates, EnableAutomaticUpdates and LaunchAutomaticUpdate methods to the ADXAddinModule, ADXRTDServerModule and ADXXLLModule classes.

ALTERED:

  • Default location of the adxloader.log and adxregistrator.log files was changed from Documents\Add-in Express to %TEMP%\AssemblyProductName.

FIXED:

  • Application.Session Outlook COM object was not released in the Add-in Express core code.
  • Word add-in might have caused a delay when Word was started by opening an existing document.
  • ClickOnce and ClickTwice installations could not detect a running Microsoft Project application.
  • HostApplication property of the ADXXLLModule class might not have been initialized.
  • "An illegal state change was requested" error in adxloader.log when loading an add-in.
  • "The control is already added to another collection" error when adding a new item to the Ribbon gallery at design time.
  • Exception when uninstalling a ClickOnce deployed add-in via "Apps & Features".
  • Incorrect verification of running host applications in ClickOnce deployment.
  • Incorrect order of parameter descriptions in XLL functions.
  • ClickOnce installation/update process might have been interrupted on shutdown.
  • InstallShield 2016 setup projects were created incorrectly.
  • Multi-threaded XLL function might have returned incorrect data.
  • Unicode text was drawn incorrectly in the list of forms hosted on an advanced Outlook region or advanced Office task pane.
  • TopSubpane and RightSubpane Outlook form regions were drawn incorrectly after opening the File -> Options dialog.
  • Advanced Outlook view region did not restore its size in some cases.
  • Excel dialogs might have appeared behind the main Excel window after sending a workbook as attachment.

KNOWN ISSUES:

WPF + Office 2000 - 2016 Issues:

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

Outlook 2000-2016 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 - 2016 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 and 2016 Issues:

  • BottomTodoBar region does not work.

Social Connector Outlook Add-in Issues:

  • In Outlook 2003 - 2016, 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 - 2016 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 - 2016 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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Add-in Express for Internet Explorer and .net - Public Release

[12 Jul, 2017]   Version 9.5.6127

ADDED:

  • Support for Visual Studio 2017.
  • Support for Automatic Updates in ClickTwice deployment.

ALTERED:

  • Default location of the adxloader.log and adxregistrator.log files was changed from Documents\Add-in Express to %TEMP%\AssemblyProductName.

FIXED:

  • Visual Studio Installer projects were created incorrectly in Visual Studio 2013 and 2015.

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

[14 Jun, 2017]   Version 3.3.2435

ADDED:

  • Support for Visual Studio 2017.
  • ContainerControl property and the ADXContainerItemsChanged event to the ADXForm class.

FIXED:

  • New instance of the ADXOlForm form was created after switching from the File tab back to an Outlook Inspector window.
  • Advanced Outlook View and Form region shown in the floating mode might have closed after selecting an item in the System.Windows.Forms.ComboBox control.
  • ArgumentOutOfRangeException exception might have been thrown in Outlook if an Advanced Outlook View or Form region was used.
  • Reference count to the Outlook.Explorer object increased after switching from the File tab back to an Outlook Explorer window.
  • ReadingPane advanced Outlook view region was not resized after maximizing the Outlook Explorer window.

KNOWN ISSUES:

WPF + Office 2003 - 2016 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 - 2016 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 - 2016 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 and 2016 Issues:

  • BottomTodoBar region does not work.

Social Connector Outlook Add-in Issues:

  • In Outlook 2003 - 2016, 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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Security Manager for Microsoft Outlook - Public Release

[19 May, 2017]   Version 8.7

.NET Edition

Version 8.7.3259

  • FIXED: "Missing entry GotoX32" error when a 64-bit application tried to connect to 32-bit Outlook version.
  • FIXED: Security warnings were not disabled in Outlook 2016 64-bit after installing the most recent Outlook updates.

VCL Edition

Version 8.7.508

  • FIXED: "Missing entry GotoX32" error when a 64-bit application tried to connect to 32-bit Outlook version.
  • FIXED: Security warnings were not disabled in Outlook 2016 64-bit after installing the most recent Outlook updates.

ActiveX Edition

Version 8.7.1257

  • FIXED: "Missing entry GotoX32" error when a 64-bit application tried to connect to 32-bit Outlook version.
  • FIXED: Security warnings were not disabled in Outlook 2016 64-bit after installing the most recent Outlook updates.

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

[5 May, 2017]   Version 8.2.1435

ADDED:

  • Support for Delphi 10.2 Tokyo.
  • Support for Microsoft OneNote 2010 and higher.

FIXED:

  • Word 2013 and 2016 might have crashed if the PostQuitMessage Windows API function was called in the OnDocumentBeforeClose event.
  • TadxRibbonCommand component did not work for Outlook Report items.
  • When unregistering an Excel Automation add-in, registration information of all other Excel Automation add-ins was deleted.
  • Advanced Outlook form regions did not appear in Inspector windows in some scenarios.
  • PowerPoint Ribbon UI error when using the TadxRibbonGallery control with the IdMso property set.
  • Alt key codes didn't work on TadxOlForm.
  • Switching to/from the File tab caused a delay in some cases.
  • Images did not appear on TadxRibbonContextMenu controls.

KNOWN ISSUES:

Outlook 2000 - 2016 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 - 2016 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 and 2016 Issues:

  • elBottomTodoBar region does not work.

Social Connector Outlook Add-in Issues:

  • In Outlook 2003 - 2016, 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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Designer for Visual Studio WiX Setup Projects - Public Release

[4 May, 2017]   Version 1.8.206

ADDED:

  • Support for Visual Studio 2017.

FIXED:

  • Setting an Icon for a File Type in the File Types Editor produced an error during compilation.
  • Incorrect attributes were added for the File XML element when an assembly was added to the GAC folder in the File System editor.
  • "The Component element has multiple key paths set" compilation error after moving files between folders using the File System editor.
  • "LGHT0309: Failed to open merge module for validation" error might have occurred during compilation of a multi-language setup project.

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