Patrick\’s Bytes

14, February 2008

Visual Studio Extension for Windows SharePoint Services (VSeWWS) 1.1

Filed under: Office Developer Conference,Sharepoint,VSeWSS — patrickyong @ 4:23 am

Microsoft just keeps on raining goodies at Office Developer Conference 2008 that I am holding back notifications to my partners/ developers until it’s over. No wonder they got extra activities on weekends for sleepless attendees!

The new VSeWWS 1.1 just got release and there is a host of new features besides bug fixes. You still got to run it on Visual Studio 2005 but already confirmed that VSeWSS 1.2 will support Visual Studio 2008 and aimed to be released June 2008!!

1. My favorite feature – Visual Basic support !!


2. WSP view for WSP Editing – Not possible previously where you can modify features.xml before deploying to SharePoint server


3. New item templates


4. F5 no longer do IISReset but only app pool refresh, so faster debugging 🙂

You can download the installer and the user guide here. More details at SharePoint team blog.



  1. Finally.. the best gooddies from Microsoft on SharePoint. This should be release long time back when they release SharePoint2007. Well.. anything free is good for me.. haha..

    Comment by guy from Pentasoft — 14, February 2008 @ 4:49 am | Reply

  2. […] the SmartPart project came up with another SharePoint project called SmartTemplate. Similar to VSeWSS, SmartTemplate ease the development of SharePoint projects by automating the creating of […]

    Pingback by Can’t get enough of VSeVSS? Get SmartTemplate then « Patrick’s Bytes — 21, February 2008 @ 3:17 am | Reply

  3. Its very nice to have the extensions, since olden days are very boring

    Comment by Ajay — 8, May 2008 @ 12:19 pm | Reply

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