Here are the links to the demos and resources from the session, “Integrating WPF & WCF into your Office Business Applications” that I did at DevTeach in Montreal on 12/2/08
The PowerPoint Deck with all the links on guidance and such can be found here.
Demo 1: The Hello World demoed on how to do VSTO & WPF in Excel:
Demo set 2 on how to do a VSTO Outlook Add-in with a WPF user control:
Bits can be downloaded here.
Instructions on how to build it yourself can be found here.
The Demo I did of the WPF user control in the Outlook Form Region that looks up and adds CRM data can be downloaded here.
Demo 3, which is the VSTO Excel application that mines, pivots and charts the AdventureWorks Database with a WPF User Control
- Bits can be downloaded here.
If you don’t have the Northwind Sample SQL Server Database installed you can download it from MSDN here or install it from SQL server DVD
Demo 3, which is the VSTO-WPF-WCF music application
Bits can be found here.
(install the music database I used with the script here and make sure to see the note below to build your own)
If you want to build your own music database from your own music on your computer read how to do it from Brian Noyes’s Blog post here: http://briannoyes.net/2008/02/13/BuildYourOwnMusicDatabaseForDemosAndSamples.aspx
Other Notes on my VSTO-WPF-WCF session at TechEd 2008:
· I demoed Charles Petzold’s XAML Cruncher tool. You can download it off his website at: http://www.charlespetzold.com/wpf/XamlCruncher/XamlCruncher.application
use the following XAML as your Startup document (XAML / Save as Startup document):
Tim Huckaby (TimHuck@InterKnowlogy.com)
If you are interested in having InterKnowlogy help you build an application contact me or Andrea Heyen (AHeyen@InterKnowlogy.com)