This step-by-step procedure is based on the process in Visual Studio 2010 to create an installer for users to install a GWM Outlook add-in, or a GWM Excel add-in, in their system.
The section uses an example based on the Contacts add-in Creating and Working with Contact Template that will allow us to access all the CRM contacts from Outlook.
Creating an installer for a GWM Visual Studio Add-in consists of the following procedures:
The Add New Project window appears.
The details region displays the list of setup and deployment options.
|Description||String||GWM Add-In||You can enter your own description|
|FriendlyName||String||GWM Add-In||Enter a friendly name of your choice.|
|LoadBehavior||DWORD||3||Do not change this value. This value tells Outlook to load the addin at startup.|
|Manifest||String||[TARGETDIR]contacting.vsto|vstolocal||Specify your vsto file name in the place of contacting.vsto|
Set the value of the (Name) to Verify Office 2010 Shared PIA availability .
Set the value of the Condition to HASSHAREDPIA.
Leave InstallUrl blank.
Set Message to A required component for interacting with Outlook is not available.