2007 Office System Sample: Isolating Microsoft Office Extensions with the COM Shim Wizard Version 2.3.1

This code sample accompanies the MSDN article "Isolating Microsoft Office Extensions with the COM Shim Wizard Version 2.3..1" To view this article, click the link of the same name in the Related Resources box.
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      Learn about an updated set of Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 wizards that automate the generation of COM shims for managed shared add-ins, with specific support for the new extensibility interfaces introduced in the 2007 Office system.
  • Supported Operating System

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

      • This download works with the following applications:
        • 2007 Microsoft Office Suites
        • Microsoft Visual Studio 2005
        • Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Tools for the Microsoft Office System Second Edition
        • Microsoft Visual Studio 2008
    • To install this download:
      1. Download the file by clicking the Download link (above) and saving the file to your hard disk.
      2. Double-click the COMShimWizardSetup.msi program file on your hard disk to start the setup program.
      3. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the installation.

      Removal of 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 COM Shim Wizards v2.3.1.0 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.

    • This package does not collect any personal information.