Visual Studio Addin project templates

If you want to create a Visio add-in, there are several options available. You can go with plain COM addin, VSTO (Visual Studio Tools for Office) addin, or with a VSL. This project template provides an improved starting point to build managed Visio addins with Visual studio (including free Visual Studio Community Edition). Link to download from Visual Studio Gallery What the addin project provides to help you get started – The basic addin project, based on VSTO or COM. – Installer project, which is fully customizable (based on WIX) where you can select to install additional Visio files such as stencils or templates. Or additional DLLs. Or PDFs. Or …