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

[5 Nov, 2019]   Version 4.3.2661

FIXED:

  • Keyboard issues with Advanced Outlook regions in Windows 10 Update 1903.

KNOWN ISSUES:

WPF + Office 2003 - 2019 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 - 2019 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 - 2019 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 - 2019 Issues:

  • BottomTodoBar region does not work.

Social Connector Outlook Add-in Issues:

  • In Outlook 2003 - 2019, 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

[27 Sep, 2019]   Version 9.6

.NET Edition

Version 9.6.3406

  • FIXED: Security warnings were not disabled in Outlook version 1908 (build 11929.20300) after installing the most recent Outlook updates.

VCL Edition

Version 9.6.657

  • FIXED: Security warnings were not disabled in Outlook version 1908 (build 11929.20300) after installing the most recent Outlook updates.

ActiveX Edition

Version 9.6.1346

  • FIXED: Security warnings were not disabled in Outlook version 1908 (build 11929.20300) after installing the most recent Outlook updates.

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

[20 Jun, 2019]   Version 9.4.4644

FIXED:

  • Keyboard issues with Advanced Outlook regions and Advanced Office task panes in Windows 10 Update 1903.

KNOWN ISSUES:

WPF + Office 2000 - 2019 Issues:

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

Outlook 2000-2019 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 - 2019 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 - 2019 Issues:

  • BottomTodoBar region does not work.

Social Connector Outlook Add-in Issues:

  • In Outlook 2003 - 2019, 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 - 2019 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 - 2019 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

[13 Jun, 2019]   Version 10.0.6240

ADDED:

  • Support for Visual Studio 2019.

ALTERED:

  • End-User License Agreement.

FIXED:

  • OnClick and OnClickEx events of the ADXIEContextMenuItem class might not have raised on a multi monitor PC.

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Security Manager for Microsoft Outlook - Public Release

[12 Jun, 2019]   Version 9.5

.NET Edition

Version 9.5.3405

  • FIXED: Security warnings were not disabled in Outlook version 1905 (build 11629.20136) after installing the most recent Outlook updates.

VCL Edition

Version 9.5.656

  • FIXED: Security warnings were not disabled in Outlook version 1905 (build 11629.20136) after installing the most recent Outlook updates.

ActiveX Edition

Version 9.5.1345

  • FIXED: Security warnings were not disabled in Outlook version 1905 (build 11629.20136) after installing the most recent Outlook updates.

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

[27 May, 2019]   Version 4.2.2660

ADDED:

  • Support for Visual Studio 2019.

FIXED:

  • Advanced Outlook View regions might have been recreated after closing another Outlook Explorer window.
  • LeftSubpane, TopSubpane, RightSubpane, BottomSubpane and FolderView regions were not hidden when the Outlook Explorer window was resized to a minimum size.
  • Several issues related to compatibility with previous Add-in Express versions.
  • Keyboard issues in Windows 10 Update 1903.
  • ADXNewInspector event was not raised when switching between emails in one Outlook Inspector window.

KNOWN ISSUES:

WPF + Office 2003 - 2019 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 - 2019 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 - 2019 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 - 2019 Issues:

  • BottomTodoBar region does not work.

Social Connector Outlook Add-in Issues:

  • In Outlook 2003 - 2019, 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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Add-in Express for Office and .NET - HotFix

[24 May, 2019]   Version 9.3.4641

FIXED:

  • "Could not load file or assembly EnvDTE" exception when installing Add-in Express for Visual Studio 2017 or 2019.

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

[23 May, 2019]   Version 9.3.4640

ADDED:

  • Support for Visual Studio 2019.
  • Additional error handling in ClickTwice deployment.

FIXED:

  • PropertyChanging event was raised instead of the ItemPropertyChanging event.
  • ClickTwice installation published in Visual Studio 2017 failed because of the missing MSVCP100D.dll library.
  • Visual Studio 2017 might have hung after closing an XLL module designer.
  • "COM object that has been separated from its underlying RCW cannot be used" exception in a COM add-in module after turning an XLL module off and then on.
  • XLL might have thrown an exception if over 20 parameters with descriptions were provided.
  • ClickTwice tray notifications appeared in the Windows 10 notification area.
  • Advanced Outlook View regions might have been recreated after closing another Outlook Explorer window.
  • ADXPostMessage method of the ADXExcelTaskPane class might not have worked in some scenarios.
  • New items could not be added to a Visual Studio project located in a Solution Folder at design-time.
  • LeftSubpane, TopSubpane, RightSubpane, BottomSubpane and FolderView regions were not hidden when the Outlook Explorer window was resized to a minimum size.
  • Several issues with Advanced Outlook View and Form regions related to compatibility with previous Add-in Express versions.
  • Advanced task pane did not show up in Microsoft Word 2003 in some scenarios.
  • Keyboard issues with Advanced Outlook regions and Advanced Office task panes in Windows 10 Update 1903.
  • AdxNewInspector event was not raised when switching between emails in one Outlook Inspector window.

KNOWN ISSUES:

WPF + Office 2000 - 2019 Issues:

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

Outlook 2000-2019 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 - 2019 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 - 2019 Issues:

  • BottomTodoBar region does not work.

Social Connector Outlook Add-in Issues:

  • In Outlook 2003 - 2019, 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 - 2019 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 - 2019 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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Designer for Visual Studio WiX Setup Projects - Public Release

[20 May, 2019]   Version 2.0.410

ADDED:

  • Support for Visual Studio 2019.
  • Ability to import, copy and paste registry keys in the Registry Editor.
  • Ability to drop files and folders from Windows Explorer to the File System Editor.

ALTERED:

  • End-User License Agreement.

FIXED:

  • File Types Editor did not allow creating a file type from a Primary Output.
  • InstallScope attribute did not reflect changes of the InstallAllUsers property.

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VDProj to WiX Converter - Public Release

[16 May, 2019]   Version 2.0.280

ADDED:

  • Support for Visual Studio 2019.

ALTERED:

  • End-User License Agreement.

FIXED:

  • Merge modules were converted incorrectly in Visual Studio 2017.

KNOWN ISSUES:

  • CAB Projects cannot be converted to WiX. Windows Installer XML (WiX) does not support this project type.

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