Tag: Freshbooks

Connecting Outlook appointments with Freshbooks web-service data, part 4

Connecting Outlook appointments with Freshbooks web-service data, part 4

In this, our fourth and final part on how to write an Outlook add-in for Freshbooks web-service, we’ll explore how to develop a custom form region to connect an Outlook appointment with the web-service’s Timesheet entry. Our intended end result will look similar to the following image. You will notice […]

Creating Outlook ribbon UI from scratch – Integrating with Freshbooks web-service, part 3

Creating Outlook ribbon UI from scratch – Integrating with Freshbooks web-service, part 3

In part one of the series, we’ve created Freshbooks specific folders, set their Message classes and created a Freshbooks Solution Module. In part two we continued by adding custom properties to the folders and created custom views. We’ve also replaced the Outlook Inspector UI with our own and imported Freshbooks […]

Calling Freshbooks web-service from Outlook, part 2

Calling Freshbooks web-service from Outlook, part 2

In the previous article, we started with the basic concept and layout of our Freshbooks Outlook Add-in, see Integrating Outlook add-in with Freshbooks web-service, part 1. So far, we’ve connected Outlook to the web-service by creating the Freshbooks specific folders, message classes and solution module, and in this article we’ll […]

How to integrate an Outlook add-in with the Freshbooks web-service, part 1

How to integrate an Outlook add-in with the Freshbooks web-service, part 1

Freshbooks is a cloud-based accounting web-service that allows more than 5 million people to capture invoices, expenses and time sheets online. It also provides a rich API which developers can use to access Freshbooks data using HTTP and XML. In this article, the first of a series, we’ll start building […]