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Using Parameters and Multiple Data Sources in FlexReport

In this article, we'll examine how you can use and manipulate data when working with FlexReport.

February 14, 2020

Convert an Excel File Stored in the Cloud to JSON

In this article, we'll demonstrate how to convert an Excel file stored in the Cloud to JSON.

February 12, 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.

February 12, 2020

Create a Dynamic .NET Flowchart

Spread.NET now supports Excel shape themes and styles, along with connecting and grouping shapes. Here we'll demonstrate how to create complex flowcharts quickly and easily.

February 11, 2020

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

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

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

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

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

Cloud Storage - CRUD Operations using RESTFul C1 WebAPI Services

This blog includes a sample that showcases how to interact with Cloud Storage using the C1CloudApi service. It also depicts how you upload the files from the Internet directly to the Cloud Storage.

November 12, 2019

ComponentOne Studio Visual Studio Utilities

This blog will cover activating and deactivating your license, checking active licenses, creating run-time licenses, viewing samples, and updating projects using the new utilities that ComponentOne Studio adds to Visual Studio.

November 11, 2019

Using the new Dynamic Array Formulas available in Spread.NET 13 Windows Forms, you can easily create dependent drop-down lists and use them to generate a filtered report.

November 7, 2019

Create a Crosstab Report with Three Simple Dynamic Array Formulas

Using Spread.NET 13 and the Dynamic Array support, it's easy to create a powerful crosstab report with three simple formulas.

November 6, 2019

Spread.NET 13 WinForms and Dynamic Array Functions

Spread.NET 13 WinForms includes support for dynamic arrays and six important new functions. This article describes each of those new functions in-depth.

November 6, 2019

Spread.NET 13 is Released

This article gives an overview of all of the new features and enhancements in Spread.NET 13.

November 5, 2019

Build a JavaScript App with Interactive PDF Forms

This article will help you build a JavaScript-based PDF application which allows you to load an interactive form into the viewer.

November 3, 2019

How to Import HTML into Your PDF Using .NET Core

The article talks about the new feature GcHtml and explains how it can be used with GcPdf to import/render HTML content in a PDF.

November 3, 2019

Getting Started with ActiveReportsJS

In this post, we will demonstrate how to use each of the items in ActiveReportsJS and get you on your way to creating awesome reports.

November 1, 2019

How to License ActiveReportsJS

In this blog, you'll learn how to license ActiveReportsJS.

November 1, 2019