Python Tools and Word COM Addins

Nov 20, 2013 at 10:49 AM
Hi

Can Python Tools use python in Visual Studio to develop Microsoft COM Addins.
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Nov 20, 2013 at 3:54 PM
We don't have anything in PTVS to help with this specifically.

You may want to look at pywin32, which is a package that helps with using COM and Windows in general. That said, I have no idea whether it will help you write a COM addin for Office - it can certainly control it through Office's COM API (example), but may not let you act as a COM server.

Good luck!