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Office Development Samples
This section contains sample applications that demonstrate how to use Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Tools for the Microsoft Office System to take advantage of features available in Microsoft Office Word 2003 and Microsoft Office Excel 2003. The code in each sample illustrates the syntax and structure of the underlying technology. Sample abstracts contain instructions for running each sample.
The sample code is intended for instructional purposes, and should not be used in deployed solutions without modifications. In particular, security must be taken into greater consideration.
For information on securing applications, see the following help topics:
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Provides links to sample applications that show how to use features that can be implemented in both Excel and Word, such as the actions pane and data access.
Provides links to sample applications that show how you can take advantage of the data collection and analysis capabilities available in Excel and create business solutions using managed code extensions.
Provides links to sample applications that take advantage of the document creation capabilities available in Word to solve common business problems.