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Office Apps: Integrate VSTO with SharePoint Content Types

Posted By:      Posted Date: August 21, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net

See how to build a document-level Visual Studio Tools for Office customization and integrate it with a content type in SharePoint.

Steve Fox

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