Office 2010 Developer Training Kit Microsoft Office 2010 Beta is a broadly extensible platform for building information worker productivity solutions and developing for Office with Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 makes this easy. The Office 2010 Developer Training Kit content is designed to help developers get started building solutions, from add-ins to full featured Office Business Applications (OBAs), using Visual Studio 2010 with Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010 as the core platform.

This training kit is an offline complement to the Office Learning Center and provides links to the videos but the hands-on labs (HOLs), source code and presentations will be conveniently available on the local machine. The possibilities and scenarios that are now available with Office 2010 and Office coupled with SharePoint 2010 are very exciting.

Each of the HOLs in the training kit have a number of exercises to incrementally present the concepts and help the developer build their skills. The labs included in the training kit are:

  • Getting Started with Office 2010 Development

  • Office 2010 UI Customizations

  • Client Workflow

  • Security and Deployment

  • Open XML

  • InfoPath and Forms Services

  • Business Connectivity Services

  • Office 2010 Service Applications

  • Developing BI Applications

There will be more to come, so stay tuned to the Office Learning Center on Channel 9. And don’t forget to check for new resources coming online at the Office Developer Center on MSDN. Lastly, be sure to check out the SharePoint 2010 Developer Training Kit as well on the Channel 9 SharePoint Learning Center.

Download Office 2010 Developer Training Kit