Actipro WPF Studio Releases

Released: Mar 8, 2021

Updates in 21.1.1

Features

  • Ribbon
    • Updated how the Backstage's close button visibility is bound to its CanClose property.
    • Updated the Name automation property on the application button, Backstage close button and toggle minimization button.
  • SyntaxEditor
    • Added a new IUnusedRegionTag that can be applied to ranges of unused code that should be rendered using partial transparency.
    • Added a new Unused Regions QuickStart to demonstrate the new unused regions feature.

Fixes

  • All
    • Fixed a bug where referencing the NuGet...

Released: Feb 18, 2021

Updates in 21.1.0

Features

  • All
    • Validated Microsoft .NET 5 compatibility.
    • Updated Microsoft .NET Core assemblies to target .NET Core 3.1 instead of .NET Core 3.0.
    • Updated Microsoft .NET Framework assemblies to target .NET Framework 4.5.2 instead of .NET Framework 4.0.
    • Modernized offline documentation, and introduced online documentation on the Actipro web site.
    • Created a new 'WPF-Controls' GitHub repository with the full source of documentation topics, samples and other code.
  • Charts
    • Updated the label collision...

Released: Nov 18, 2020

Updates in 2020.1.1

Features

  • Docking/MDI
    • Refactored the InteropFocusTracking logic for determining if a HwndHost contains keyboard focus.
  • Editors
    • Updated AutoCompleteBox to support disabling its list virtualization when the attached VirtualizingStackPanel.IsVirtualizing property is set to false.
  • Grids
    • Added the TreeListBox.HasTreeLines property, which can be set to true to render tree lines that connect items and reflect the tree hierarchy.
    • Improved the performance of a couple large TreeListBox item update...

Released: Oct 2, 2020

Updates in 2020.1

Features

Microsoft .NET Core Assemblies

  • Control products now ship in both Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 and Microsoft .NET Core 3.0 assembly variations. You will now be able to use native .NET Core-based Actipro assemblies in your .NET Core apps.

NuGet Packages

  • Another big request has been to supply NuGet packages for the controls. NuGet packages are published on nuget.org and contain both the .NET Core and .NET Framework variations of the assemblies.

Docking/MDI

  • Added the ToolWindowContainer...

Released: Aug 13, 2020

Updates in 2019.1 build 0686

Features

Docking/MDI

  • Added the AdvancedTabControl.TabDragReordered event, which is raised after a tab is reordered with internal drag/drop.
  • Improved the UI automation peer tree related to auto-hidden tool windows.
  • Updated Shift+Esc to close the active tool window.
  • Updated docking window close focus-moving logic to not possibly move focus into an auto-hidden tool window.

Editors

  • Added an IsNullAllowed property to DatePicker, DateTimePicker, and TimePicker, and changed their Value property type to...

Released: Mar 25, 2020

Updates in 2019.1 build 0685

Features

Docking/MDI

  • Added the StandardSwitcher.DocumentsColumnTitle and ToolWindowsColumnTitle properties to allow for easier customization of the column titles.
  • Added the AdvancedTabControl.HeaderBackground property that fills the header area behind tabs and buttons.
  • Updated when the DockingWindow.IsOpen property is changed during layout changes to more closely match the DockSite.WindowsOpened/WindowsClosed events.
  • Updated how the adornment Window that hosts dock guides is closed to prevent a...

Released: Jan 10, 2020

Updates in 2019.1 build 0684

Features

Docking/MDI

  • Improved the AdvancedTabControl tab layout logic when using shrink overflow to help ensure tabs fully fill the control extent.
  • Updated the tab overflow menu to check the menu item for the currently-selected tab.
  • Updated StandardSwitcher to not reserve space for docking window images when they aren't available.
  • Added the DockHost.GetVisibleToolWindowContainerCount method, which is useful for determining if there is are multiple ToolWindowContainers within a floating DockHost...

Released: Oct 2, 2019

Updates in 2019.1 build 0683

Features

Docking/MDI

  • Updated DockSite to raise the WindowsDragging/WindowsDragged events after a tab reorder in the same docking window container occurs.

Editors

  • Updated the DoublePicker, Int16Picker, Int32Picker, Int64Picker, and SinglePicker controls so a full rotation increments 1,000 values when the min-to-max range is larger than 1,000.

Grids

  • Added a new section to the PropertyGrid 'Data Models and Factories' documentation topic that talks about best practices for clearing the DataObject...

Released: Aug 20, 2019

Updates in 2019.1 build 0682

Features

Docking/MDI

  • Improved window dragging logic for slower machines.
  • Improved tabbed MDI rendering in the high contrast theme.

Editors

  • Added the RoundingDecimalPlace property that controls which decimal place at which to round to the CornerRadiusEditBox, DoubleEditBox, PointEditBox, RectEditBox, SingleEditBox, SizeEditBox, ThicknessEditBox, VectorEditBox, and related picker controls.
  • Removed prior logic where small numbers wouldn't be rounded, since now the RoundingDecimalPlace can be...

Released: Jun 7, 2019

Updates in 2019.1 build 0681

Features

Ribbon

  • Added virtual Ribbon.CreateContextMenu method that can be overridden to customize a context menu.

SyntaxEditor

  • Added a 'Multiple Selections / Carets' QuickStart.
  • Improved typing in the search overlay pane's find what textbox to select the next match in the editor view.
  • Improved keyboard shortcut processing logic in the search overlay pane.
  • Updated all language add-on IntelliPrompt quick info and parameter info tips to use current syntax highlighting colors.
  • Updated IntelliPrompt...