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Preparing Computers to Run or Host Office Solutions (2007 System)

Applies to

The information in this topic applies only to the specified Visual Studio Tools for Office projects and versions of Microsoft Office.

Project type

  • Document-level projects

  • Application-level projects

Microsoft Office version

  • 2007 Microsoft Office system

For more information, see Features Available by Application and Project Type.

All Visual Studio Tools for Office solutions have prerequisites that must be installed before the solution can be run.

You can create a Setup program by using the Publish Wizard that checks for prerequisites before it installs the solution components. For more information, see Office Solution Prerequisites for Deployment (2007 System) and How to: Install Prerequisites on End User Computers to Run Office Solutions (2007 System).

If you deploy to Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS), you might have to configure the MIME type for the deployment manifest. For more information, see How to: Prepare IIS for Deployment of Office Solutions (2007 System).