Deploying VSTO 2005 Solutions

Back to (g)olden days… Here are some links which helps in deploying VSTO 2005 Add-ins. If you know some more, please add them in the comments. Thanks!

Whitepapers

Deploying Visual Studio 2005 Tools for Office Solutions Using Windows Installer (Part 1 of 2)

http://msdn.microsoft.com/office/default.aspx?pull=/library/en-us/odc_vsto2005_ta/html/OfficeVSTOWindowsInstallerOverview.asp

Deploying Visual Studio 2005 Tools for Office Solutions Using Windows Installer: Walkthroughs (Part 2 of 2)

http://msdn.microsoft.com/office/default.aspx?pull=/library/en-us/odc_vsto2005_ta/html/OfficeVSTOWindowsInstallerWalkthrough.asp

Documentation

VSTO Security MSDN documentation

http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/k64zb6we(VS.80).aspx

VSTO Deployment MSDN documentation

http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/hesc2788(VS.80).aspx

Security and Deployment walkthroughs

http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms404813.aspx

Visual Studio 2005 Bootstrapper

http://msdn.microsoft.com/msdnmag/issues/04/10/Bootstrapper/

VSTO Outlook add-in architecture

http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/odc_vsto2005_ta/html/Office_VSTOOutlookAdd-inArchitecture.asp

Tools

PSS VSTO Client Troubleshooter

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=68531

Manifest Generation and Editing Tool (Mage.exe)

http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/acz3y3te.aspx

VSTO Application Manifest Editor Sample

http://msdn.microsoft.com/office/default.aspx?pull=/library/en-us/odc_vsto2005_ta/html/Office_vstoApplicationManifestEditor.asp