Office and SharePoint; Better Together - Part 2: Document Check In/ Check Out

In this series of blog posts, I will be highlighting some of the integration between Office 2007 and SharePoint Server 2007. If this topic interests you, I highly recommend reading the Microsoft Office Programs and SharePoint Products and Technologies Integration – Fair, Good, Better, Best whitepaper, available from


The second aspect of integration featured is the ability to check in and check out documents from directly within Word 2007.