Syncfusion Essential Studio WPF Releases

Released: Nov 5, 2019

Updates in 2019 Volume 3 SP1


PDF Viewer

  • Added support for tracking printing progress of PDF documents.


  • Added event to handle appointment deletion.
  • Added event to handle edit actions for appointments.

Released: Oct 3, 2019

Updates in 2019 Volume 3



  • Toolbox for NuGet package - When NuGet packages are installed, the controls in the package are added to the toolbox, for better designer experience.

ProgressBar (Preview)

  • The progressbar control provides a customizable visual to indicate the progress of a task. Key features
    • Visualizes the progress in different shapes, such as rectangle and circle.
    • Determinate shows a specific amount of progress and indeterminate shows redundant animations of progress.
    • Customize ranges with...

Released: Aug 22, 2019

Updates in 2019 Volume 2 SP1



  • Show or hide the form data icon from the left pane using FormSettings.
  • Load custom stamps from external objects.
  • Find text in a specific page using the PdfLoadedDocument.


  • Support has been provided to trigger SelectionChanging and SelectionChanged events for selecting all records using Ctrl+A.



  • Improper cursor position change when consecutive input is given is fixed.


  • The ArgumentOutOfRangeException will no longer be...

Released: Jul 11, 2019

Updates in 2019 Volume 2



  • ItemsSource selector support for multicolumn drop-down list column type - Select a different ItemSource for each row in DataGrid.


  • Flowchart layout - The flowchart layout arranges nodes in a sequence representing a workflow or process using different symbols that contain information about the steps or sequence of events.
  • Usability enhancements - The following usability features have been added in Diagram:
    • Delete successor nodes when their dependent nodes are deleted...

Released: Mar 29, 2019

Updates in 2019 Volume 1


.NET Core 3.0

  • The controls are now supported in .NET Core 3.0 preview. A separate set of libraries is provided for .NET Core 3.0 preview to take advantage of the new features.


  • Built-in shapes - The Diagram control has added 445 built-in shapes under the Basic, Flow, Arrow, Electrical, DataFlow, and UML shape categories.

PDF Library

  • ZUGFeRD - Create a ZUGFeRD PDF invoice document.
  • PDF/A-2b conformance - Create a PDF/A-2b conforming document.
  • PDF/A-3b conformance - Create a PDF...

Released: Dec 17, 2018

Updates in 2018 Volume 4



  • System Theme - Now, system theme support is provided where the controls will be rendered based on the current Windows system theme. When high contrast theme is enabled in the system, UI controls will be rendered based on high contrast theme of the Windows.


  • Improvements
    • Improved the display-rendering quality of DataGrid in UseDrawing mode.
    • You can format columns based on the DataFormatString attribute of the Entity Framework model.
  • Auto-generating custom type property...

Released: Sep 21, 2018

Updates in 2018 Volume 3


  • DataGrid
    • Row drag-and-drop enhancement
      • Customize row drag-and-drop operations with built-in events.
      • The grid will auto-scroll when a row is dragged between a parent grid and a child grid.
    • Performance enhancement
      • Caption and group summary calculation performance have been improved. Now, the DataGrid control can be scrolled vertically much faster.
      • Table summary calculation has been improved when calculating summaries in a DataTable collection with more than 300 column summaries...

Released: Jul 30, 2018

Updates in 2018 Volume 2


  • Starting with version 2018 Vol 2, you need to include a valid license key (either paid or trial key) within your applications.
  • Tree Grid
    • Built-in row drag and drop - Support has been added for dragging and dropping rows within a tree grid or between two tree grids. This feature also allows the dragging of rows from and to any other control.
  • PDF Viewer
    • Layer support - The layer support in PDF viewer allows the user to toggle the visibility of individual and groups of layers in the PDF...

Released: Mar 22, 2018

Updates in 2018 Volume 1


  • Chart
    • Spline range area chart type - A new spline range area chart type has been added.
    • Bitmap support for range area chart type - Bitmap support has been added for the range area chart type.
  • Data Grid
    • DetailsView Template - Display additional information of a row using a template. Users can define the template for row details using the TemplateViewDefinition.
  • Diagram
    • Preview dragging - Preview mode will enable the dragging of objects as an outline without affecting the original...

Released: Nov 14, 2017

Updates in 2017 Volume 4


  • Smith Chart - New control - Smith chart is one of the most useful data visualization tools for high frequency circuit applications.
    • Visualization of the impedance and admittance of a transmission line.
    • Representation of data with line series and various types of markers.
    • Data label support for better readability.
    • Interactive tooltip support.
    • Interactive legend.
    • Customizable colors.
  • Calculate
    • Array formula calculation - Support has been provided for array formula calculation as in...