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Architecture of Visual Studio Tools for Office Solutions
The topics in this section provide background information on how Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Tools for the Microsoft Office System projects work.
In This Section
Describes generally how Visual Studio Tools for Office solutions work, and how they are perceived differently by the developer and the end user.
Explains how the custom document properties work in Visual Studio Tools for Office documents, and how they differ from the first version.
Describes how data and view are separated in Visual Studio Tools for Office solutions, and provides an overview on server documents and data caching.
Provides information on the ActiveX control that Visual Studio Tools for Office embeds in solution documents.