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The STAMP* journey

‘* the Subtitling Text Add-in for Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 ’     I have an awesome job. It’s a great combination of working with technology and helping people; a base of creativity and problem solving, and a thick crust of building cool stuff. Most of the time it’s about technology and its ability to influence our everyday lives... so when I heard that our brief was to build an add-in that imports TTML files and creates ‘closed captions’ in PowerPoint I started thinking about technology... We’d need Visual Studio and the Visual Studio Tools for Office (VSTO) to build the add-in... we’d use the PowerPoint object model for interacting with the slide, and for creating text boxes... I wondered how easy it would be to add them to the animati...... read full post

Posted by:  Jim Hunter , Practice Lead, Enterprise Applications (Northern) |  23 March 2011

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