Contacts.Net 1.0.1

Rating:        Based on 1 rating
Reviewed:  1 review
Downloads: 3542
Released: Sep 2, 2008
Updated: Nov 19, 2008 by JoeCastro
Dev status: Stable Help Icon

Recommended Download

Source Code Contacts-1.0.1-Src.zip
source code, 409K, uploaded Sep 2, 2008 - 2551 downloads

Other Available Downloads

Application Contacts-1.0.1-Bin.zip
application, 321K, uploaded Sep 2, 2008 - 991 downloads

Release Notes

This is a mature .Net library for working with the .Contact format introduced in Windows Vista. The features and benefits of the format itself are documented on MSDN.

Managed clients can create and manipulate contacts in the user's address book and share those changes with other applications that use the same store, such as Windows Mail and Windows Calendar. This library provides additional value beyond the COM APIs that ship as part of the Vista SDK, such as
  • Allows ContactManagers to be rooted in locations other than the user's Contacts folder
  • An abstraction above the file system
  • Strongly typed properties for all the standard schema properties
  • Group support
  • vCard import/export.
  • XP Support

This release is based on changeset 38707 of Contacts.Net

Changes from 1.0
Due to strong customer feedback, I've changed the .Business contact type and extension to .Organization. There are semantic differences between the two that don't globalize well, and the change is enough that I want to change it early to avoid too many people beginning to rely on it.

Reviews for this release

     
Cool , thank you very very much Joe!
by DanielKornev on Sep 4, 2008 at 9:33 AM