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JOA - Java Library for Microsoft Outlook Add-ins

Download Addin Example for 32bit-Outlook. (requires:VS 2010 RT)

This library enables you to create Add-ins for Microsoft Outlook with Java. It is based on the official APIs for writing COM Add-ins for Microsoft Outlook and offers the following opportunities:

  • Customize the Ribbon toolbars and context menus of explorer and inspector windows
  • Add custom task panes to explorer and inspector windows
  • Add form regions to inspector windows
  • Access the Outlook object model

Here is an example:

Java Office Addin Example

More information...

  • A tutorial and several examples can be found in the Wiki.
  • Take a look at ITOL. This JOA based Outlook Addin creates issues for Redmine.