Office Developer Tools
Start with a project that runs right out of the box
Set up your project quickly
Answer a few questions in the wizard and we’ll jumpstart your project for you. With that, you can focus on your code and the things that matter to you most like what you want your add-in or app to do.
Explore the APIs that are supported on your target Office platform
Locally and remotely
Deploy directly to the cloud or to an on-premises server
Publish your add-in to the cloud or to an on-premises server by using the Publish Designer. We’ve streamlined the publishing process so that you can stay in Visual Studio without having to switch between different publishing portals.
Integrate with Office 365 services
Integrate Office 365 services such as mail, calendar, contacts, files, users and groups into your desktop, web and mobile applications. With Visual Studio, you can easily register your application, acquire the corresponding client libraries and configure authentication to connect to Office 365 services.
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