Wednesday, December 07, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
U.S. Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Samsung in Smartphone Patent Suit
TSMC And IBM Detail Their 7nm Progress At 2016 IEDM
Oculus Touch Now Available
European Commission Approves Acquisition of LinkedIn by Microsoft, Subject to Conditions
Google To Go Completely Green Using Renewable Energy Only
Yahoo's 2016 Top Searched Celebrities, News Stories, Fashion Trends, and More
Western Digital Introduces Enterprise-Class HDDs and SSDs, 14TB SMR HDDs On The Way
HARMAN Invests in Navdy and Partners to Offer Aftermarket Augmented Reality Driving Device
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Microso...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, May 25, 2010
Microsoft Delivers New Open Source Technologies Offering Interoperability With Outlook Data Files


Microsoft today released two new open source projects that complement technical documentation recently released for Microsoft Outlook Personal Folders (.pst).

Combined, the documentation and tools advance interoperability with data stored in .pst files, offering users greater access to data stored and shared in digital formats generated by Microsoft Outlook and for enhanced data portability.

Developers can use these resources to more easily build solutions that run on top of the .pst file format, unlocking data stored in .pst files in simple scenarios, such as extracting photos stored in .pst files to create an album, as well as more complex scenarios, including archive search, e-discovery and corporate compliance, and uploading data to the cloud.

The technical documentation, released in line with the company?s Interoperability Principles, makes it easier for developers to read and write data out of .pst files on any platform, regardless of whether Microsoft Outlook is installed. Developers previously could access the data stored in .pst file format using Messaging Application Programming Interface and the Outlook Object Model ? a set of connections to data stored by Outlook and Exchange Server, available when Outlook is installed on the desktop.

Now, two new open source projects, a .pst Data Structure View Tool and a .pst File Format Software Development Kit (SDK), further reduce the complexity of reading and extracting data stored in .pst files for use in new applications across a range of platforms. The .pst Data Structure View Tool is a graphical browser of internal data structures for .pst files that enables a developer to better understand .pst file content. The .pst File Format SDK is a cross-platform library that allows developers to read data stored in .pst files and develop applications accessing the data. In the near future, the capability to write data to .pst files will be added to the SDK.

The .pst file format documentation is now available at http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff385210.aspx


Previous
Next
Sony Releases New Portable DVD Player With Led-Backlit Display        All News        Adobe Introduces Adobe Reader for Android
Australia Broadcast 'World's First 3DTV Terrestrial Transmission     General Computing News      IBM to Acquire Sterling Commerce from AT&T for $1.4 Billion

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
European Commission Approves Acquisition of LinkedIn by Microsoft, Subject to Conditions
Microsoft Is Careful With New Chatbot Zo, Now Available For Testing
Microsoft Offers Grants to Organizations Working to Improve Affordable Internet Access
Microsoft Wants To Bring Something Different in The Smartphone Market
Microsoft's Solitaire Game Now Available On iOS And Android
Microsoft Joins The Linux Foundation, Google Embraces The .NET community
Microsoft Buys 237 Additional Megawatts of Wind Energy
Microsoft Introduces Chat-based Workspace in Office 365
Microsoft Identifies Russia-linked Hackers Exploiting Windows Flaw
Microsoft Researchers Reach Human Parity in Conversational Speech Recognition
Microsoft Cloud Strength Highlights First Quarter Results
Microsoft's Cloud Investments In Europe Hits $3 billion

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .