Microsoft Presence Sample for Smart Clients Using Office Communicator Web Access AJAX Services

This set of samples illustrate how to provide presence, instant messaging, and additional enhanced functionality in a rich client application by leveraging the Office Communicator Web Access AJAX Service.
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      Presence functionality is easily integrated into a smart client application using the Communicator Web Access AJAX service and Presence Controls built especially for use with this service. This demonstration shows how you can:
      • Build a custom dialog for the user to enter their password and authenticate with the CWA AJAX Service
      • Add the PersonaAJAX control, a single “gum drop” presence control that provides presence information and a context menu
      • Add the PersonaPanelAJAX control to display a presence-enabled list of contacts

      This download includes a fully functional sample application with source code, Hands on Lab, and supporting documentation. The sample application and Hands on Lab are provided in both C# and Visual Basic .NET.

      • There is no support for this sample code.

      For more information about Microsoft Office Communicator 2005 and Microsoft Office Live Communications Server 2005, please visit
  • Supported Operating System

    Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP Service Pack 2

      • This download works with the following Office programs:

        • Microsoft Office Communicator 2005
        • Microsoft Office Live Communications Server 2005 with SP1

    • To install this download:
      1. Download the file by clicking the Download button (above) and saving the file to your hard disk.
      2. Double-click the program file on your hard disk to begin installation.
      3. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the installation.

      To remove this download:
      1. On the Start menu, point to Settings and then click Control Panel.
      2. Double-click Add/Remove Programs.
      3. In the list of currently installed programs, select Microsoft Presence Sample for Smart Clients Using Office Communicator Web Access AJAX Services and then click Remove or Add/Remove. If a dialog box appears, follow the instructions to remove the program.
      4. Click Yes or OK to confirm that you want to remove the program.

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