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How to Use ActiveReports 14 in ASP.NET Core 3.0

In this post, we'll talk about the need for reporting in ASP.NET Core applications. We'll create a simple ASP.NET Core application using ActiveReports 14 and render the report in the JSViewer.

January 27, 2020

How to Replace the HTML5 Viewer with the JS Viewer in ActiveReports

The new JS Viewer is flexible, has modern UI and is framework independent. Here, we'll explore it features and show you how to replace the existing implementation of HTML5 Viewer with the new JS Viewer.

January 23, 2020

What's New in Angular 9

In this article, we'll talk about the main new features in Angular 9, with a particular focus on the Ivy compiler.

January 21, 2020

Wijmo Build 5.20193.646 Available

Wijmo Build 5.20193.646 is now available. This build includes several big enhancements to our support for Vue and React.

January 15, 2020

Working with .NET Core 3.0 and WinForms Project Templates

The last ComponentOne release included new project templates that make working with .NET Core and WinForms easier. Here, we'll show you how to use the new templates.

January 14, 2020

Data Visualization Functions in Spread.NET

This article gives an overview of the Spread.NET 13 WinForms VisualFunction feature.

January 9, 2020

Introducing the Stand-Alone Designer for .NET Reports (Video)

The Stand-Alone Designer is a new feature in ActiveReports 14. This designer is an excellent resource for creating ad-hoc and WYSIWYG reports. Here, we’ll give an overview of Stand-Alone Designer.

January 8, 2020

Managing Your Licenses with ComponentOne Controls

In this blog, we'll review the necessary tools to help you manage your licenses for ComponentOne controls.

January 6, 2020

New Features in ComponentOne FlexGrid

The 2019 v3 release of ComponentOne MVC Core edition includes several new properties that will help improve performance in FlexGrid. Here, we'll give an overview of all of the new features and enhancements.

January 3, 2020

Using Runtime Designer in FlexChart for WinForms

Here we’ll give an overview of the Runtime Designer in FlexChart for WinForms.

December 29, 2019

ActiveReports 14 Webinar (Video Playback)

An ActiveReports webinar follow-up. We have the video playback, downloadable samples, and more!

December 19, 2019

Upgrading the Blazor HTML Table with FlexGrid

In this article, we will guide you through replacing the HTML “Weather Forecast” table in the default Blazor template with FlexGrid.

December 18, 2019

ActiveReports 14 is Released

A release announcement for ActiveReports 14. It includes new JavaScript Report Viewer improvements, support for .NET Core and .NET Core 3, and more. Here, we'll discuss the major features and enhancements.

December 17, 2019

Create Reports with Editable Form Fields in .NET Reports

In this blog, we'll dive into Editable Fields and learn more about the new “Input Field” feature. Acroforms allows for exporting editable fields in a PDF.

December 16, 2019

How to Convert HTML to a PDF (Video)

In this video, we’ll convert an HTML file to PDF using GcPdf.

December 12, 2019

ActiveReportsJS v1.1 is Released

ActiveReportsJS v 1.1 is now available. We have improved support for the Angular, React, and Vue frameworks and more.

December 11, 2019

How to Convert an HTML File to an Image (Video)

In this video, we’ll use the GrapeCity Documents for Imaging API to convert a batch of HTML files to different image formats like JPEG and PNG files.

December 9, 2019

Introducing KPIs in FlexPivot for WinForms

This article introduces new support for KPIs in FlexPivot for WinForms. With this feature, FlexPivot can display the KPI-type of data present in multi-dimensional data sources like OLAP Cube.

December 9, 2019

5 Ways to Enhance Data Visualization in Reports using Charts (in .NET and JavaScript)

In this blog, we discuss 5 easy ways to improve data visualization in your reports through chart design.

December 5, 2019

How to Create Custom Reports using Excel (.xlsx) Templates in .NET

The article introduces a new feature in GcExcel - Template Language. Here, we'll showcase the feature and demo the process, generating quarterly a sales report and demonstrate all steps, from creating the application to building the final sales report.

December 4, 2019

How to Create Custom Reports using Excel (.xlsx) Templates in Java

GrapeCity Documents for Excel introduces support for Excel Template. This articles gives an overview, using the templates in Java.

December 3, 2019

Do People Still Use QR Codes? Use Cases for QR Codes in 2020

Are QR Codes still a thing? The answer is yes. In this blog, we'll show you how to create and effectively use a QR Code.

December 3, 2019

Hierarchical Pivot Fields in Wijmo OLAP

Here, we'll take a look at Wijmo's PivotEngine.

November 26, 2019

An Introduction to Blazor and Web Assembly

In this introduction to Blazor and Web Assembly, we'll discuss the creation of Blazor for .NET developers, then build a sample Blazor application and component.

November 25, 2019

Migration from the Classic Ribbon to the New Ribbon

In this article, we’ll introduce the new Ribbon Control for WinForms and explain its new features.

November 22, 2019

What's New in React Version 16.9

In this article, we'll take a look at all of the changes coming with the React 16.9 release.

November 21, 2019

Creating a Step Chart in MVC Core Application

The release of ComponentOne Studio 2019 v3 offers enhanced step charts. Here, we'll create on in an MVC Core App.

November 21, 2019

Getting Started with Row Details (FlexGrid for WinForms)

ComponentOne v3 introduces a new Row detail feature in FlexGrid for WinForms. This blog walks through the details of the feature by creating a FlexGrid and extending it to display row details.

November 19, 2019

New Release! ComponentOne 2019 v3

Announcing the release of ComponentOne Studio 2019 v3. This is an exciting release - we have new controls, .NET Core 3 news, Ribbon updates, and much more.

November 19, 2019

The cellTemplate Property in FlexGrid 2019 v3

The FlexGrid control does a great job in displaying and editing tabular data out of the box, allowing you to customize the appearance of cells using properties such as format, dataMap, and cssClass. Here, we'll discuss v3 enhancements.

November 18, 2019

Wijmo Supports Angular 9 and the Ivy Compiler

We are happy to announce that Wijmo supports Angular 9!

November 17, 2019

New XLOOKUP and XMATCH Functions

Spread.NET 13 WinForms introduces support for two important new Excel calculation functions, XLOOKUP and XMATCH. In this blog, we'll review a few different examples to demonstrate how they operate.

November 17, 2019

Dynamic Template Literals

In the 2019 v3 release, we added a cellTemplate property to the FlexGrid columns. This property allows developers to use template literal expressions to generate content for cells.

November 17, 2019

React Cell Templates for the FlexGrid

Here, we'll discuss FlexGrid React cell templates as a powerful mechanism for defining custom cell content.

November 14, 2019

Angular Cell Templates for the FlexGrid

Here, we'll discuss FlexGrid cell templates as a powerful mechanism for defining custom cell content. It utilizes the same usual Angular template syntax that you use to describe the rest of the UI of your application.

November 14, 2019

Column Groups in FlexGrid 2019 v3

The latest release of the FlexGrid adds support for column groups. This article discusses all of the new enhancements for v3.

November 13, 2019

Wijmo 2019 v3 has Landed

Wijmo's third release of 2019 has landed with several enhancements, including React and Vue FlexGrid Cell Templates, a new API for JS FlexGrid, MultiRow improvements and more.

November 13, 2019

Vue Cell Templates for the FlexGrid

Here, we'll discuss FlexGrid Vue cell templates as a powerful mechanism for defining custom cell content.

November 13, 2019

Two-way Bindings in Wijmo for Vue

Here, we will discuss the FlexGrid cell templates as a powerful mechanism for defining custom cell content. It utilizes the same usual Angular template syntax that you use to describe the rest of the UI of your application.

November 13, 2019

Improved Typing Support in Wijmo v3

For v3, we did some extensive refactoring to leverage the latest improvements in TypeScript to improve typing support.

November 13, 2019