Extend Outlook forms & views
Advanced Outlook regions for VSTO: C#, VB.NET
Add-in Express™ Regions
Add-in Express Regions for Microsoft Outlook and VSTO is an extension of Visual Studio Tools for Office (VSTO) that allows you to customize Outlook views and Outlook forms with any .NET controls.
Regions for your existing VSTO Outlook projects
This solution effectively allows you to continue designing your Outlook solutions using Visual Studio Tools for Office. In other words, even if you have an Outlook Add-in project developed with VSTO, you can install Add-in Express Regions and immediately start taking advantage of powerful Advanced Outlook View and Form Regions technology.
Outlook view and form regions - key features
Advanced Regions provide developers several unique advantages over the traditional Outlook Form Regions available in VSTO projects:
Add-in Express helps Outlook developers write their code faster and better - one of our core philosophies. As such, Add-in Express Regions prominently features wizards for quickly creating your regions, associating them with Outlook windows and binding the regions to certain Outlook context.
"Add-in Express Regions" vs "Add-in Express for Office and .net"
Add-in Express Regions is a VSTO-specific implementation of the most popular technology included in Add-in Express for Office and .net, namely the Advanced Outlook Regions. Add-in Express for Office and .net allows creating version-neutral extensions for all Office applications (COM add-ins, smart tags, Excel RTD servers and XLLs), while Add-in Express Regions allows adding advanced Outlook regions to any VSTO project, either a new or existing one.