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Data Binding Blazor FlexGrid to SQL Server with Real-Time Updates

In this post, we'll show you how to display a SQL Server table in a Blazor application using FlexGrid.

August 7, 2020

Introducing FlexChart in C1FlexPivot

In this post, we'll walk through the new chart features of FlexPivot and show a real-world sample analyzing data.

August 6, 2020

Introducing WinForms Controls for .NET 5 - CTP

In this article, we'll share some .NET 5 WinForms development information.

August 3, 2020

ComponentOne .NET 5 CTP Is Now Available

In this article, we'll share some .NET 5 development information, and we'll demonstrate how to get started with the ComponentOne .NET 5 CTP.

July 31, 2020

What's New ComponentOne 2020 v2

The 2020 v2 release includes many significant changes, including the first look at our .NET 5 controls, .NET Core 3.1 support, Blazor charts, and WebAssembly support, as well as new WinForms, WPF, and ASP.NET MVC controls.

July 29, 2020

Getting Started with Interactive Blazor Charts

This article provides an intro to the Blazor FlexChart, a UI component that creates a large number of Cartesian plots, including column, bar, line, scatter, area, and step charts.

July 29, 2020

ComponentOne 2020 v2 Licensing Updates

This article introduces the new GrapeCity License Manager and provide some helpful tips for additional licensing scenarios.

July 29, 2020

Report Viewers and Delivery Options in .NET and JavaScript Reporting

This post provides a guide to the different viewers ActiveReports offers for desktop and web.

July 23, 2020

Data Validation in FlexGrid for WinForms

We discuss ComponentOne FlexGrid for WinForms and the two techniques for enhanced cell-level data validation.

July 23, 2020

New Features in ComponentOne FlexGrid 2020 v1

Here, we'll look at the new features that have been added to FlexGrid.

July 20, 2020

How to Manually Register 32-bit and 64-bit ActiveX Controls

This article provides the steps required to register ActiveX Controls controls manually.

July 20, 2020

Comparing DataEngine to LINQ - Data Transformation

In this post, we'll perform several data transformations using ComponentOne DataEngine.

July 17, 2020

Create Advanced Shapes with the Spread.NET 13 WinForms Enhanced Shape Engine

Create interactive dashboards, flow diagrams, cell callouts, and logos with Spread.NET 13 WinForms enhanced shape engine.

July 14, 2020

Customize the Chart Axis - Labels, Grouping, Scrolling, and More

Here, we look at all the typical ways you need to customize your chart’s axis using FlexChart.

July 13, 2020

Create Angular Spreadsheet Apps with Angular CLI

This tutorial shows how to automate the creation of a simple Angular spreadsheet application with SpreadJS.

July 13, 2020

Using Visitor WEB API for Targeted Marketing

In this article, we'll introduce the how the Visitor Web API can be used for targeted marketing.

July 9, 2020

Installing ActiveReports 14

In this post, we'll go over the quick installation and integration of ActiveReports 14 with Visual Studio, as well as tips on working with NuGet packages.

July 8, 2020

How to Import and Export Excel Spreadsheets in C# and VB.NET Windows Forms

Import and export your Microsoft Excel XLSX and XLSM spreadsheets directly in your .NET Windows Forms apps.

July 1, 2020

ActiveX - Troubleshooting ‘Class not registered’ Error

This post summarizes some easy-to-implement steps that fix an issue with the designer's access the properties of ActiveX controls.

July 1, 2020

How to Add Animation in Xamarin.Forms

We examine how you can use the animation API to customize your apps and we'll look at some built-in animation features.

June 30, 2020

Integrating a Blazor Grid with Dynamics 365 Using Data Connectors

In this article, we will demonstrate the steps for creating an invoice report using data from Dynamics 365 Sales Invoice entity.

June 30, 2020

How to Import and Export Excel Spreadsheets with C# and WPF

In this article, we’ll demonstrate using Spread.NET to build an application with C# and WPF.

June 29, 2020

Data Virtualization in Blazor WebAssembly

In this article, we will demonstrate how to implement data virtualization in a Blazor WebAssembly application.

June 25, 2020

Edit and Review Web-Based PDF Documents with Annotations

GrapeCity Documents PDF Viewer v3.1 includes annotation tools. Annotation tools allow you to add information to a PDF without altering the document. This article describes how to use annotation features in the GcPdf Viewer.

June 25, 2020

Decouple Report Storage from the Reporting Back-End in ASP.NET Core

This article discusses how to set up the reporting services application so that it obtains reports from Azure Files.

June 24, 2020

6 Ways to Add Security to Your Mobile App Dev Lifecycle

In this article, we'll review tips that can help developers find a balance between application usability and security.

June 19, 2020

Apply Data Virtualization in FlexGrid for WinForms with OData

Here, we demonstrate how to integrate these two service components to use data virtualization with an OData service.

June 15, 2020

Reporting in .NET Core 3.1 - Deploying Desktop Applications

This article covers the creation and implementation of desktop-based .NET Core reporting applications.

June 12, 2020

Add Digital and Visual Signatures to PDF Documents in C# .NET

This post shows you how Grapecity Documents for PDF can generate signed PDF documents by adding digital and visual signatures.

June 11, 2020

Advanced Excel Reporting and Printing Features with Repeated Headers and Footers

This blog demonstrates how to repeat rows and columns in a spreadsheet with GcExcel.

June 11, 2020

Integrate Data from Dynamics 365 CRM Using ADO.NET

This article introduces the ADO.NET provider for Dynamics 365 Sales data.

June 10, 2020

Using ASP.NET Core Middleware to Add Analytics to JavaScript Viewer-Based Applications

This article shows how to implement the first sub-tasks with ASP.NET Core middleware to intercept requests from JS Viewer to the ASP.NET Core back-end.

June 10, 2020

Introduction to FilterEditor in DataFilters for WinForms

Here, we introduce the new UI-based filter control in the C1DataFilter for WinForms suite.

June 9, 2020

Styling Excel Pivot Tables in .NET Core

Here, we use GcExcel to style pivot tables in .NET Core.

June 5, 2020

Getting Started with ActiveReports 14 in .NET Core Webinar (Video)

A webinar playback video highlighting .NET Core 3 support, a new stand-alone report designer, a new ASP.NET report viewer, and more.

June 1, 2020

Introducing Blazor WebAssembly – A Client-side Alternative to JavaScript

Here, we discuss the differences between client and server-side Blazor.

May 29, 2020

Introducing CalcEngine for .NET

An introduction to the ComponentOne CalcEngine. We'll walk through the major features and show how they work.

May 28, 2020

ActiveReports 13.3 is Released

This release includes important fixes and we have addressed several performance and memory management tasks.

May 27, 2020

Three-Step Fix for Licensing Issues in .NET Reporting

In this article, we'll illustrate how to fix common licensing issues in ActiveReports with three key points.

May 26, 2020

Integrate Dynamics 365 CRM with .NET Using Entity Framework Core

This post demonstrates how to connect and access Dynamics365 sales data using Entity Framework data connector.

May 26, 2020