DevExpress WinForms Releases

Released: Nov 22, 2019

Updates in 19.2.4


All WinForms products

  • Captions in SuperToolTip Editor can be truncated if a non-default font is applied in the Designer
  • FluentDesignForm, BarItemLink - Setting the Image and Text item of a context menu doesn't affect BarItemlink's PaintStyle property
  • ImagePicker - A non-skinned tooltip is displayed when the Help button is clicked
  • ImagePicker - ArgumentException after renaming an image
  • ImagePicker - The Add button's tooltip isn't skinned
  • ImagePicker - The Filter button tooltip...

Released: Oct 25, 2019

Updates in 19.2


New Gantt (CTP) - The new DevExpress WinForms Gantt Control is a powerful project management tool that allows you to schedule tasks and monitor the progress of projects.

  • The WinForms Gantt control ships with a variety of high-impact features including:
    • Data binding support
    • Multiple task types
    • Working days and holiday tracking
    • Configurable task appearance options
    • Time scale customization
    • Data filtering, sorting, etc.
    • Scroll and zoom options
    • Printing support
    • DirectX Hardware...

Released: Oct 18, 2019

Updates in 19.1.7


All WinForms products

  • FilteringUIContext - The component freezes when showing filters for a large data source
  • FilteringUIContext - There is no indication for an applied filter and there is no way to re-set the current filter for a Boolean field
  • SuperTip's image cannot be removed at design time
  • ToolboxControl - An exception is thrown when a filter is applied and accessibility is used
  • Vector Skins - Custom skins are re-rendered even if it is not the light skin version

Data Access...

Released: Sep 12, 2019

Updates in 19.1.6


All WinForms products

  • "The GPU device instance has been suspended. Use GetDeviceRemovedReason to determine the appropriate action" exception is raised in DirectXPaint in certain circumstances
  • DevExpress Project Settings - The custom Segoe UI, 9 font is recognized as the default font when the project setting page is reopened
  • FilteringUIContext - CheckedComboBoxEdit displays value types instead of values
  • FilteringUIContext - ComboBox and ListBox editors generate different filter...

Released: Aug 1, 2019

Updates in 19.1.5


All WinForms products

  • Button - Borders are not drawn with the Office2003 style.
  • DocumentManager - Document selector arrow doesn't update its color on skin change.
  • GroupControl - Incorrect header background color with the Light GroupStyle and the Seven Classic skin.
  • SVG Icon Builder - An icon is incorrectly colorized.
  • SVG Icon Builder - NullReferenceException is thrown in the DevExpress.Utils.Svg.SvgGraphics.MeasureString method during conversion.
  • Svg Icon Builder does not...

Released: Jun 20, 2019

Updates in 19.1.4


All WinForms Controls

  • C4374 build warnings related to IDirectXClient are shown in VS2017 after Update from 18.2.7 to 19.1.3
  • Design Time - Skin settings are ignored when they are applied from the Design-Time Settings form
  • ExpressionEditor - A complex property name is not displayed if a child property name starts with a parent property name
  • ImageCollection - A compiler error is shown when renaming an image from project resources
  • Project Settings Page - The apply indicator...

Released: May 16, 2019

Updates in 19.1


.NET Core 3 Preview 5 Support

  • In addition to DevExpress assemblies built against .NET Framework 4.5.2, there are new packages built against .NET Core 3. These packages contain the same set of DevExpress WinForms controls and allow you to test your applications in the .NET Core 3 environment even before its official release.

Data Grid

  • Find Panel - Parser Kind and Filter Condition - Implemented two new options that let you fine-tune how the data-aware controls (Data Grid, Tree List...

Released: Apr 25, 2019

Updates in 18.2.8


All WinForms Controls

  • An exception is raised on an attempt to provide data to FilteringUIContext via QueryGroupData
  • ContextButton - An image specified using the ImageOptions.ImageUri property is not shown
  • DirectX - A COMException with the D2DERR_RECREATE_TARGET error code is incorrectly handled
  • DPIAwareImageCollection - Visual Studio crashes on an attempt to access the removed image
  • Image Picker - ArgumentException is thrown when the resource file is located outside its default...

Released: Mar 13, 2019

Updates in 18.2.7


All WinForms Controls

  • A custom skin is not completely created when the blob file is used.
  • DirectX rendering - NullReferenceException is thrown when DockPanel is hidden in AutoHide mode.
  • PersistenceBehavior - The maximized form's position is not saved when the form is moved to the second monitor via hotkeys.
  • PictureEdit - A custom SVG image is not painted grayscaled when PictureEdit is disabled in version 18.2.4.
  • Skin Editor v1 - NullReferenceException is thrown on creating a...

Released: Feb 12, 2019

Updates in 18.2.6


All WinForms Controls

  • SvgBitmap rendering may fail with multiple threads.

PDF Viewer

  • Parsing - Documents that contain signature build properties with an incorrect version cannot be opened.


  • The Summary Editor Form is not shown starting with v17.2.

XtraBars Suite

  • AccordionControl - The Handled parameter specified in the CustomDrawElement event handler is ignored when OptionsHamburgerMenu.DisplayMode is Minimal or Overlay.
  • An exception is thrown when dragging DockPanel docked...