Use UI Automation custom properties to customize your assistive technologies to Office applications

Today, we announce that Office applications on Windows have added support for UI Automation custom properties in PowerPoint and Excel so that assistive technologies have access to application-specific information through UI Automation.
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Microsoft 365 App Compliance Program is now integrated into Partner Center!

Our Microsoft 365 App Compliance program is now integrated into Partner Center and will be generally available starting November 16th, 2020. This integration will allow you to take advantage of the new automated process for completing Publisher Attestation and Microsoft 365 Certification directly through Partner Center. This blog post provides an overview of the app
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Microsoft 365 & SharePoint Ecosystem (PnP) – August 2020 update

Microsoft 365 / SharePoint Patterns and Practices (PnP) August 2020 update is out with a summary of the latest guidance, samples, and solutions from Microsoft or from the community for the community. This article is a summary of all the different areas and topics around the Microsoft 365 and SharePoint community (PnP) during the past month.
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Office Add-ins community call–July 8, 2020

Office Add-ins July community call blog & recording are now available. Topics included WebView Switcher tool, Office Scripts API improvements & developer survey.
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Enhanced programs to promote the privacy and security of your apps

The goal of the Microsoft 365 Certification program is to offer assurance and confidence to enterprise organizations that data and privacy are adequately secured and protected when your Microsoft 365 or Microsoft Graph API applications are introduced.  
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Power up with Office Add-ins @ Build 2020

We’re excited to announce new capabilities that let you create your own custom experiences in Microsoft 365, and enable your users to achieve more in the Office products they already use every day: Outlook, Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
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Build contextual UI experiences with Office add-ins

Microsoft is previewing enhancements to Office add-ins that provide two-way messaging between dialog and host page, hiding the task pane, and disabling buttons and menu items.
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Creating single sign-on add-ins for Office has never been easier

The Office Add-ins developer experience team has been improving single sign-on (SSO) for Node.js Office Add-ins.
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Management of Office Store solutions is now in Partner Center

Today marks an exciting milestone as we roll out a modern management experience for the Office Store program in Partner Center. Effective immediately, new developers can onboard to the Office Store program through a simplified enterprise registration process using their corporate credentials.
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Microsoft 365 App Award Winners 2019

The evaluations are complete, the results are tallied, the votes are counted, and the trophies distributed.  Now it’s time to share and showcase this year’s winning apps.  We hope that you find their solutions as creative, helpful and practical as our judges did.
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