Welcome to the Beta Experience newsletter for Windows Vista and 2007 Microsoft Office system.
In this issue 3Sharp
have produced some great virtual labs on MSDN
They are built on Beta 2 and include the following:
Creating Workflows for Windows SharePoint Services
Introducing Content Types for Windows SharePoint Services
Understanding the 2007 Microsoft Office System User Experience and Interface Design
Programmatic Manipulation of the Microsoft Office Open XML Formats
You will need to register to run the labs but that should only take a minute.
Also in this issue we go deeper into Business Intelligence, Ted Pattison takes us step by step through configuring SharePoint for Excel Services
and deploying spreadsheets. Patrick Tisseghem of U2U
shows us how to use User Defined Functions in Excel Services.
For those of you who are code starved, Ted also shows us how to use WSS Events in ‘Creating and Using Event Handlers in WSS 3.0
Finally keep your eyes open for announcements on the Technology Refresh for Beta 2 of 2007 Microsoft Office release. Dave Webster
Chief Editor for Microsoft Office content
Developer & Platforms Group
Microsoft EMEA Beta Experience Team