Building an App for Office in 7 minutes
- Subscribes to selection changes in the Word document
- Reads text selections from a Word document when they change
- Queries an online service for rhymes to display in the task pane
- Allows the user to write a rhyme back into the word document
Although it is silly scenario, it illustrates several key concepts of Office apps. I've listed rhyme service endpoint, you you are welcome to follow along and build your own app.
If you want to build the Rhymes for Word app on your own, you are welcome to use my rhyme service and follow the video OR download the complete solution: