Office 365 White Paper: Guidance for Office Development in Office 365

    This white paper explains the primary differences between developing Microsoft Office client solutions for Microsoft SharePoint Online in Office 365 and for the on-premises version of SharePoint 2010.
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        Developing Microsoft Office client solutions for Microsoft SharePoint Online requires a slightly different approach, in some cases, than developing those solutions for the on-premises version of SharePoint 2010. In particular, you must handle remote authentication when you access SharePoint Online data in the Office clients. Also, you cannot use Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 to develop document-level add-in solutions on a computer that has an Office 2010 Professional Plus subscription installed. This white paper explains how to work around these differences.
    • System Requirements
      Supported Operating System

      Windows 7, Windows Vista Service Pack 2, Windows XP Service Pack 3

        • To open the downloaded .docx file, you must have either Microsoft Word 2010 or Microsoft Office Word 2007 installed on your computer.
        • To use the information described in this white paper, you must have Microsoft Office 2010 or 2007, Microsoft Visual Studio 2010, and a Microsoft Office 365 subscription.
      • To install this download:
        1. Download the file by clicking the Download link and saving the file to your hard disk drive.
        2. Double-click the file you saved on your hard disk drive to view the document. Word will open and you can read the document.

        Instructions for use:
        After you have installed this download, use Word as you normally would.

        Removal of this download:
        There is no removal feature for this download.
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