All-in-one platform for developing any types of Office extensibility projects with minimal coding. Use visual designers to create powerful plug-ins for MS Office 2010 - 2000, smart tags, RTD servers and Excel UDFs in C#, VB.NET, C++ and Delphi Prism.
Version: 2010Add-in Express is all-in-one platform for developing any types of Office extensibility projects.
License: Free To Try $349.00
Operating System: Windows
You use visual designers instead of error-prone coding to create powerful COM add-ins, smart tags, RTD servers and Excel UDFs for all available Microsoft Office versions, from 2000 to 2010.
Using Add-in Express you can create application-level plugins and shared extensions that work on all end-user applications of the Microsoft Office suite, including Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio, Project, MapPoint, Publisher, Access, FrontPage and InfoPath.
Add-in Express equips you with a strong solution architecture and coherent programming model complemented by a combination of .net components, designers and deployment tools that will free you from a nightmare of tedious coding and ensure a quick and perfect result.
Using Add-in Express visual designers, wizards, modules and components you can create version-neutral, secure, isolated, deployable and automatically updatable Office extensions with your own toolbars, menus, ribbons, form regions, task panes and keyboard shortcuts in minutes.
All available Office versions, from 2000 to 2010 and Office suites, from Student to Enterprise, are supported transparently.
Add-in Express .NET is developed in C# and directly supports Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET), C#, and C++ in Visual Studio 2005, 2008 and 2010, as well as Delphi Prism.
Version 2010: Support for Office 2010 32-bit; Support for Visual Studio 2010; Support for VB.NET 2010 Express and C# 2010 Express; Support for Delphi Prism 2011; Complete support for InstallShield; In-place designers for UI components; Web-based MSI deployment
Version 2.4: ADDED: 1 The setup project is automatically generated with the Add-in Express .NET Project Wizards on Visual Studio 2005. 2 Now Add-in Express .NET supports Borland Delphi 2006. 3 The following methods to the ADXAddinModule class: CallProxyMethod, GetProxyProperty, SetProxyProperty. and many others.
Version 2.2.1751: ADDED: 1. The Add function to the ADXCommandBarControlCollection and ADXCommandBarPopupCollection classes. 2. The GetControlByTag function to the ADXCommandBarControlCollection and ADXCommandBarPopupCollection classes. 3. The GetControlByControlTag function to the ADXCommandBarControlCollection and ADXCommandBarPopupCollection classes. 4. Now the ADXOlExplorerCommandBar components saves its position even the temporary property is set to true. 5. The CommandBarAdd function to the ADXAddinModule component. 6. The CommandBarObj property to the ADXCommandBarPopup component. 7. The InspectorAddCommandBars event to the ADXOutlookAppEvents component. 8. The ExplorerAddCommandBars event to the ADXOutlookAppEvents component. 9. The OlExplorerItemTypes property to the ADXCommandBarControl component; 10. The OlInspectorItemTypes property to the ADXCommandBarControl component; 11. The OlItemTypeAction property to the ADXCommandBarControl component; 12. The CommandBarByName method to the ADXAddinModule component. 13. The AsButton property to the ADXCommandBarControl component. 14. The AsPopup property to the ADXCommandBarControl component. 15. The AsEdit property to the ADXCommandBarControl component. 16. The AsComboBox property to the ADXCommandBarControl component. 17. The AsDropDownList property to the ADXCommandBarControl component. CHANGED: 1. The type of the Owner property of the ADXBaseControlCollection class changed. Now it is System.Object. FIXED: 1. An exception that occurs when the user creates a new message in Outlook and Word is set as an editor. 2. An exception that occurs when the user hasn't permitions to open a folder in Outlook. 3. An exception that occurs when the user opens an IMAP folder in Outlook. 4. ADX command bars are not loaded when Outlook starts in background. 5. The DisplayAlerts property doesn't work during the add-in installation.
Version 2.2: ADDED: 1. The CurrentObjectChanged event to the ADXAccessAppEvents component. 2. The AccessIdle event to the ADXAccessAppEvents component. 3. The ConnectMode property to the ADXAddinModule component. 4. The DisconnectMode property to the ADXAddinModule component. 5. The SupportedApps property to the ADXCommandBar component. 6. Now you can build multi add-in assemblies. To do this you can use the Add New Item dialog box. CHANGED: 1. Now Word add-ins store their command bars in the Normal.dot template. 2. IMPORTANT. Now an add-in is not registered when its solution is built. To register/unregister the add-in use "Register COM Add-in"/"Unregister COM Add-in" items of the Build menu. FIXED: 1. Several design-time changes is not synchronized when add-in runs from Visual Studio. 1. An exception that occurs when Outlook opens a notes folder by default. 2. The Tag property of the ADXRTDTopic component is not public and visible. OBSOLETE: 1. We announce that all Outlook events of the add-in module are obsolete. They will be preserved public but not visible till the next major version. Use the ADXOutlookAppEvents component instead of them.