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Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for the Office System Power Tools v1.0.0.0

  • Published:
  • Version: 1.0
  • Category: Tool
  • Language: English

A set of developer tools designed to complement Visual Studio Tools for Office.

  • A set of developer tools that provide additional functionality useful in Office-based development. These tools include Visual Studio add-ins as well as standalone Windows Forms and console applications. The VSTO Power Tools also include a set of re-usable class libraries to simplify Office development.


Status: Deleted

This download is no longer available on The downloads below are archives provided by the Internet Archive Wayback Machine from the Microsoft Download Center prior to August 2020.

VSTOA Power Tools.docx
SHA1: a76d954384f79f987494e89ae231246c2c423c3f
779 KB
SHA1: 6464f7664686f39be6f0ae92822abe5441a08b20
2.70 MB
SHA1: a7bd918e3fa012172c4f7b8a8d33dbddb1e77bd6
1.19 MB
SHA1: 7a740549f03c24001f085dd164d4f7873152e21b
4.81 MB

System Requirements

Operating Systems: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP

  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2008
    Microsoft Office 2007

Installation Instructions

  • Download and install. The download file includes three separate installer files for:
    - the Ribbon IDs ToolWindow tool
    - the reusable class libraries
    - all other VSTO Power Tools in this release.

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