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Office 365-Based Ribbon Control for WinForms

This blog introduces a new ribbon control for WinForms.

July 30, 2019

What’s New in Visual Studio 2019

In this article, we’ll take a look at some of the Visual Studio 2019 highlights.

April 2, 2019

Introducing CollectionView for WinForms

This blog introduces CollectionView for WinForms.

March 29, 2019

Using Full Text Filter Features in FlexGrid and DataGrid

The 2019v1 release includes a full text feature for the WPF and UWP controls that makes searching data much easier.

March 27, 2019

Create Custom Data Filters for WinForms

This article discusses how to create your own custom data filter using ComponentOne's DataFilter for WinForms.

March 21, 2019

Comparing Image Processing APIs on .NET Core (GcImaging vs ImageSharp)

In this article, we’ll discuss features, imaging API use cases, and top reasons why you would want to choose to work with an imaging API.

March 11, 2019

Customizing Your Xamarin.Forms Apps with Animations

This blog discusses how to use Xamarin.Forms ViewExtensions to customize apps with animations.

February 8, 2019

Migrating a WinForms Desktop App to ASP.NET MVC? How to Get Started

This article will discuss those considerations by highlighting the first items you should consider when migrating a WinForms app.

January 24, 2019

Using the .NET Core 3.0 Preview with WPF

In this article, we’ll look at both creating a new WPF project from scratch using .NET Core 3.0 as well as migrating an existing WPF project.

January 11, 2019

Themes in WPF

January 9, 2019

Working with OLAP Cubes

December 17, 2018

Trade with Patterns in Candlestick Chart

Work with patterns in candlestick chart in a real-life example.

August 15, 2017

WPF FlexGrid Style Skills Part 3: Setting the Selected Cell Color and Font

In our last article, we discussed changing the styling a FlexGrid's cell font using the CellFactory. Here, we'll further examine styling a selected cell using the CreateCellContentMethod.

June 15, 2017

WPF FlexGrid Style Skills Part 2: Cell Foreground Color and Cell Font Settings

In our last article, we discussed changing the background color settings for the cell by rewriting the ApplyCellStyles method, and setting the Border's Background property. This article covers another aspect of styling: how to set the cell font.

June 8, 2017

WPF FlexGrid Style Skills Part 1: Setting Cell Background Colors

One of the most asked questions for the FlexGrid is how to set the style of the cell (including the foreground color and background color). Normally, we implement the style settings through the FlexGrid's CellFactory by overriding the ApplyCellStyles method. This article introduces you to using the FlexGrid’s CellFactory and provides an example of how to set a specific cell style using FlexGrid.

June 2, 2017