Monthly Archives: February 2007

No Windows Upgrade Anytime in Australia

Today I was thinking about upgrading my Windows Vista Business Edition to Windows Vista Ultimate Edition. Alas…. it appears that Microsoft hasn’t rolled out this service to Australia. The error I receive is [https://www.windowsanytimeupgrade-emea.com/WAU/Error.aspx]. The message says:   Thank you … Continue reading

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Guidance Automation Toolkit

Overview The Guidance Automation Toolkit allows you to author guidance packages and software factories which expose reusable code and pattern assets directly in Visual Studio 2005. It is designed to simplify integrating reusable code into applications, by automating development activities … Continue reading

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Web Service Software Factory

Overview Architects and developers can now build higher quality services and achieve more predictable results in less time. In addition to the traditional forms of guidance, like written guides and application blocks, the Service Factory includes guidance packages that help … Continue reading

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Managed Folder Selector Sample

Overview The Managed Folder Selector sample application can be used to create a managed folder home page that integrates with client applications such as Microsoft Outlook 2007. The home page enables users to add, delete, and view managed folders in … Continue reading

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Internet Explorer 7 Deployment Guide – Version 1.2

Overview This is the Beta 1 release of the Internet Explorer 7 Deployment Guide, and contains only the first of three parts. Please submit feedback to IEdeploy@microsoft.com. This guide helps you to plan and carry out a deployment of Microsoft … Continue reading

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Outlook 2007 Sample: Visual Studio 2005 Templates

Overview The Outlook 2007 Add-in Templates provide a basic template for developing Outlook 2007 add-ins using Visual Studio 2005. The templates are available in both Visual Basic and Visual C# languages. Each template includes the OutlookItem class, which enables developers … Continue reading

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Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 VHD – 32-bit version

Overview The Microsoft VHD Test Drive Program provides customers with an enhanced server-based software evaluation experience that’s faster, better supported and more flexible. You can now access the entire catalog of pre-configured Microsoft and partner products and solutions in the … Continue reading

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Windows Movie Maker and Windows DVD Maker SDK

Overview This SDK is helps you create and add your own custom special effects and transitions to Windows Movie Maker in Windows Vista, and your own custom transitions, buttons, and menu styles to Windows DVD Maker in Windows Vista.   … Continue reading

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Word 2007: Rich Text Format (RTF) Specification, version 1.9

Overview The Rich Text Format (RTF) Specification provides a format for text and graphics interchange that can be used with different output devices, operating environments, and operating systems. Version 1.9 of the specification contains the latest updates introduced by Microsoft … Continue reading

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Microsoft Visual FoxPro “Sedna” – Community Technology Preview (CTP) February 2007

Overview This download contains latest binaries that are part of Microsoft Visual FoxPro Sedna CTP and the Visual FoxPro 9.0 SP2 CTP. This CTP contains contains two downloads: The Sedna CTP download contains five components: VistaDialogs4COM, Upsizing Wizard, Data Explorer, … Continue reading

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