ComponentOne Studio WinForms Releases

Released: Mar 31, 2022

Updates in 2022 v1

Features

  • .NET 6 Controls - The following controls have been ported to Microsoft .NET 6: Gauges, SpellChecker, FlexPivotSlicer, and DashboardLayout.
  • FlexGrid Column Picker - The WinForms FlexGrid now has a built-in column picker that can be enabled by setting one property. This feature allows end-users to add or remove a visible column through the gear icon on the top left corner of the grid or through column context menus.
  • FlexGrid Column Bands Designer - Now you can easily design banded (or...

Released: Dec 8, 2021

Updates in 2021 v3

Features

.NET 6 and Visual Studio 2022 Support
All .NET 5 controls have been migrated to .NET 6 and there are new .NET 6 versions of TrueDbGrid, GanttView, FontPicker, and Scheduler. The Print Preview family of controls (C1PrintDocument and C1PrintPreviewControl) are now out of beta. .NET 6 is the first LTS (long-term support) platform in Microsoft's larger plan. With that comes at least three years of support.

Visual Studio 2022 support includes toolbox, Tools add-on, and limited design-time...

Released: Aug 4, 2021

Updates in 2021 v2

Features

  • More Support for .NET 5 and Beyond - The following controls have been ported to .NET 5: DataFilter, CheckList, PdfDocumentSource, TouchToolkit, ColorPicker, DBNavigator, MaskedTextBox. Also, the following controls are out of beta and ready for production: C1Document, FlexReport and FlexViewer. C1PrintDocument is in preview in 2021 v2. These controls are based upon .NET 5, which means they will work with .NET 6, and are planned to continue supporting this version for future versions of...

Released: Apr 7, 2021

Updates in 2021 v1

Features

  • New .NET 5 Controls for WinForms - The following controls are now available for .NET 5 apps: C1FlexPivot, C1Maps, C1TreeView, C1FlexReport, C1FlexViewer, C1Document, C1Input, C1Command and several themes including Expression Dark, Expression Light, Mac Blue, Mac Silver, and High Contrast.
  • FlexGrid Enhancements
    • WinForms Multi-Column Sorting - Sort the FlexGrid by multiple columns by holding the CTRL key and clicking multiple column headers. The available sorting modes are single column...

Released: Dec 2, 2020

Updates in 2020 v3

Features

  • .NET 5 Support in WinForms
    • The following .NET 5 controls are now production ready: FlexGrid, FlexChart, Ribbon, InputPanel, ExpressionEditor, RulesManager, SuperTooltip, Themes, Sparklines, DataCollection, Icon, and DataEngine.
    • The following .NET 5 controls are released as beta: TextBox, NumericEdit, Button, ComboBox, Label, MaskedTextBox, FlexReport, FlexViewer, TreeView, Maps, Document, BarCode, Bitmap, and Command. These controls will be production-ready by the 2021 v1 release.
    • If...

Released: Jul 28, 2020

Updates in 2020 v2

Features

  • Important Changes to Licensing - Starting with 2020 v2, ComponentOne is issuing a new serial key and licensing system. If you have an active subscription, then there's nothing you'll need to do right away. When you renew or activate a new machine, you'll want to check out how to use the new GrapeCity License Manager. Along with the new licensing system, developers building Microsoft .NET Core, MVC Core, Blazor, Xamarin, and UWP apps no longer need to use the runtime app keys. GrapeCity...

Released: Apr 6, 2020

Updates in 2020 v1

Features

  • New FilterEditor component shares the DataFilter Engine and enables end-users to easily build category-based and/or filter expressions. The control can be bound to a data source and it will automatically provide visual options to create expressions based on available fields. Complex expressions can be created using a combination of AND\OR operators and a set of available filters.
  • Parse and evaluate expressions like Microsoft Excel with CalcEngine for .NET Standard.
    • Calculate the sales...

Released: Nov 19, 2019

Updates in 2019 v3

Features

  • Deliver the Latest Ribbon UI in your Desktop Apps - The new Ribbon for WinForms is built on .NET 4.5.2 and it's based on UI concepts of Microsoft Office 365. With it you'll enjoy a new simplified view when the ribbon is collapsed, an enhanced set of embedded images for buttons along with support for font and vector-based icons, and a backstage view component.
  • Create Hierarchical Grids with the New FlexGrid Detail Row - the new row details feature gives you more flexibility when creating...

Released: Jul 30, 2019

Updates in 2019 v2

Features

Support for .NET Framework 4.5.2

  • This release continues to update ComponentOne Studio components to support the latest .NET Framework. Microsoft has ended support for .NET 4.5.1, and based upon feedback from an earlier survey, it was decided to update all ComponentOne .NET controls to .NET 4.5.2. This release updates all WinForms and ASP.NET (MVC and Web Forms) controls. GrapeCity will finish updating WPF controls by the next release in November.
  • Starting with 2019 v2, .NET 4.5.2 will...

Released: Mar 21, 2019

Updates in 2019 v1

Features

  • Adds support for Microsoft Visual Studio 2019.
  • New ComponentOne Control Panel - provides a new way to install, update, license, and maintain your ComponentOne libraries. It also provides fast access to samples, and support.
  • New DataFilter - A powerful UI addition, the DataFilter provides an easy, ecommerce-like filter to accompany any data-aware control. It makes it easy to filter on criteria such as brand, price, time period, product name, or any other criteria represented in your data...