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Deploying an Internal HR Application Using ClickOnce Technology Saves Developer Time and Support Costs

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Using ClickOnce Technology Saves Developer Time and Support Costs

  • When the Microsoft IT department needed to upgrade HeadTrax, an internal solution that consolidates HR database information so that users worldwide can modify HR data, they decided to deploy it using the .NET Framework and ClickOnce technology. This deployment method makes it easy for developers, and helps ensure that all users have the proper policies, permissions, and prerequisites before they install. Rather than maintain a custom-built deployment solution with lots of code and associated documentation to maintain, the Microsoft IT development team follows a simple procedure in Visual Studio when they want to roll out a new version of the application.


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System Requirements

Operating Systems: Windows 2000 Server, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP

  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2005

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