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Microsoft builds prototypes in PowerPoint

According to Long Zheng, PowerPoint is becoming a popular prototyping tool inside Microsoft. Parts of Windows, Windows Live, Internet Explorer, Home Server and Expression Blend have been prototyped in PowerPoint.

You can watch a talk by Manuel Clement, a lead at the Microsoft Design team, about prototyping with PowerPoint 2007. You can also download the PowerPoint prototyping toolkit and try it out yourself.

Links:

  • Microsoft Design prototyping with PowerPoint Open link in new window
  • Talk by Manuel Clement about prototyping with PowerPoint 2007 (video) Open link in new window
  • PowerPoint Prototyping Toolkit for PowerPoint 2007 Open link in new window

Henrik Olsen - March 08, 2008

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COMMENTS

Prototyping Windows in Powerpoint...that explains a lot : )

befidled | March 20, 2008

 

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