Boost App Accessibility with Keyboard Navigation

December 21, 2023
DevExpress WinForms 23.2 lets users interact with data fields and UI elements using arrow keys and shortcuts.

DevExpress WinForms is a comprehensive suite of 190+ UI controls and development tools designed for building high-performance desktop applications. It offers a broad array of customizable controls, from data grids and ribbon interfaces to advanced charts, maps, and diagramming components. This empowers developers to rapidly create functionally rich applications, while adhering to accessibility guidelines and touch-enabled technology for modern Windows environments.

The DevExpress WinForms 23.2 release adds accessible keyboard navigation support to several controls, including the Ribbon, Backstage View, Recent Control, Data Grid, TreeList, CardView, Breadcrumb Editor, and Expression Editor. Users can navigate using arrow keys, keyboard shortcuts, and the Enter and Escape keys.

To see a full list of what's new in version 23.2, see our release notes.

DevExpress WinForms is licensed per developer and is available as a Perpetual License with a 12 month support and maintenance subscription. See our DevExpress WinForms licensing page for full details.

DevExpress WinForms is available to buy in the following products: