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    Visual Studio Tools for Office 2005 Second Edition Sample: Managing Task Panes in Word 2007 and InfoPath 2007 Using VSTO 2005 SE

    VSTO 2005 SE samples that provide code examples for the management of task panes in Microsoft Word 2007 and InfoPath 2007.
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        These downloadable files include VSTO 2005 SE sample source code that provide C# and VB examples for the management of task panes in Microsoft Office Word 2007 and InfoPath 2007. The task pane is a dockable window that can provide contextual assistance to users. These sample code files show you how you can attach and manage a task pane in Microsoft Office Word 2007 and Microsoft Office InfoPath 2007.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows Vista Enterprise, Windows XP

        Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Tools for the Microsoft 2007 Office System
        2007 Microsoft Office Suites
        Microsoft Office Word 2007
        Microsoft Office InfoPath 2007
      • 1. Create a new folder on your local drive (e.g. c:/ManageTaskPanes).
        2. Click the link and choose Save to save the zipped files to your new folder.
        3. Extract the files to the new folder you created. The InfoPath templates will download to your root folder. The C# sample files will download to the CS folder, and the Visual Basic.NET sample files will download to the VB folder.
        4. Navigate to your folder of choice and double-click the Visual Studio solution file (e.g. VSTOWordAddIn.sln).
        5. You will now be able to review and compile the sample code.
      • You can also read the whitepaper entitled "Managing Task Panes in Multiple Word and InfoPath Documents". This whitepaper has specific references to this sample code.

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