Office 2003 has been enhanced to improve development and integration with Visual Basic business applications. And that's what this book is all about: providing a set of real-world, VB-oriented business applications that utilize, customize, and extend Microsoft Office applications! From presentation and document generators, to a budget consolidator and a timesheet system, this book is packed with applications to improve your productivity. This book is not merely a reference for the Office development platform. Instead, it is about building useful applications with the Office platform and solving specific business problems. The code and sample applications remain the focus, though key transferable programming skills will be highlighted at each stage. Throughout the book, author Ty Anderson demonstrates a variety of approaches from cutting-edge to more traditional. This includes: Each chapter presents a separate, fully-functioning application that is ready for use (or can be easily adapted to suit your own business requirements). So if you are a Visual Basic developer (6.0 or .NET) interested in building business applications with Office 2003, this book will provide exactly the skills you need.... open that displays available templates (Office 2000) or the New Presentation Task Pane will become visible (Office XP or later). ... Create three more files as follows: ac Event Management.pot: Use the Project Overview presentation type. ... A COM add-in is typically an in-process ActiveX .dll file (it can also be an out-of- process ActiveX .exe file). ... NET. Since they are still COM libraries whether you create them with .NET or traditional Visual Basic, I will refer to them as COM add- ins.
|Title||:||Office 2003 Programming|
|Publisher||:||Apress - 2004-12-16|