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Advanced Basics: Office 2007 Files and LINQ

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LINQ to XML and the Microsoft SDK for Open XML Formats simplify access to the parts of a 2007 Office system Open XML document when retrieving or modifying data, resulting in shorter, less complex code.

Ken Getz

MSDN Magazine March 2008

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