NOV Diagram for .NET Releases

Released: Jun 9, 2022

Updates in 2022.2


General NOV Improvements

  • Support for Blazor / WebAssembly - NOV has full support for Blazor / WebAssembly. The entire functionality of NOV can be used on the client-side through C# or JavaScript.
  • Support hardware acceleration in WPF - The WPF rendering has been significantly improved and NOV can render directly to a DirectX image using hardware-accelerated rendering, which dramatically improves the rendering performance of the applications using NOV.
  • Localization Improvements...

Released: Feb 10, 2022

Updates in 2022.1


  • Improved Microsoft Visio Import and Export - Visio import and export have been improved to ensure better loading and saving of Visio drawings and stencils.
  • Support for .NET Core 5.0 - NOV has support for Microsoft .NET Core 5.0 as well as legacy .NET Framework 4.7.2 and above.
  • Support for Visual Studio 2022 - NOV fully integrates with Microsoft Visual Studio 2022 for both .NET Core and legacy .NET framework projects. All controls integrate with the Visual Studio toolbox automatically...

Released: Mar 17, 2021

Updates in 2021.1


General NOV Improvements

  • Hardware Accelerated Rendering - This release includes a new hardware-accelerated rendering engine based on OpenGL. This greatly improves NOV rendering speed and responsiveness in all UI-related tasks. All controls in the suite benefit directly from this new feature which is enabled by default. If the current hardware does not support hardware acceleration the rendering falls back to software rendering automatically.
  • Better Microsoft Visual Studio Integration...

Released: Dec 9, 2019

Updates in 2019.1


  • New shapes.
  • Drawing themes and shape styles.
  • Import of vector images to Windows Metafile (WMF) and Enhanced Metafile (EMF, EMF+) format.
  • Export of vector images to Windows Metafile (WMF) and Enhanced Metafile (EMF, EMF+) format.
  • Support for shape shadows.
  • Microsoft Visio import and export improvements.
  • Quick access toolbar added to the ribbon with an option to customize the items in the toolbar.
  • Improved image export dialogs – they now include a preview of the exported drawing page and...

Released: Apr 13, 2017

Updates in 2017.1


  • Visio import - import of Visio Drawings in VSDX format.
  • GEDCOM import and export - import and export of family tree diagrams in Genealogical Data Communication (GEDCOM) format.
  • New shape factories.
  • Support for rich formatted texts. The new rich formatted texts support includes:
    • support for rich text formatting - different font styles (regular, bold, italic, bold italic), underline, strikethrough, different font sizes, different text foreground.
    • support for multiple paragraphs.
    • support...

Released: Jun 27, 2016

Updates in 2016.2


  • New shape factories - Floor Plan, Arrow and Callout Shapes.
  • Many improvements and bug-fixes.
  • UI Improvements - Added Mac OS X El Capitan theme and Dark theme to provide a modern and stylish look and feel.
  • Visual Studio Project Templates let you quickly create new NOV applications either for a specific platform or a portable one, which targets multiple platforms from a single code base.

Released: Jan 12, 2016

Updates in this release

Updates in 2016.1 (build V16.1.11.12)

  • New shape factories - Brainstorming, Business Process, Electrical Symbols, Files and Folders, Flags.
  • Many improvements and bug-fixes.
  • Visual Studio Toolbox integration and design-time support for WinForm and WPF projects. Supports VS 2012, VS 2013 and VS 2015.