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How to Build a Vue Data Grid in Minutes

In this article, we'll build a customizable Vue data grid in minutes.

January 31, 2019

Wijmo Build 5.20183.568 Available

Build 5.20183.568 is now available. It includes some new features and a plenty of bug fixes.

January 25, 2019

Ribbon for WinForms - An Overview and Application Usage

This article is an overview of Ribbon for WinForms and offers application usage and guidelines for using Ribbon.

January 10, 2019

Using Wijmo Input Controls in Angular Reactive Forms

In this article, we'll walk through the steps required to replace standard input elements with Wijmo input controls in a simple Angular application that uses reactive forms.

January 9, 2019

Wijmo 2019 Roadmap

In addition to working with you to improve Wijmo and add the features you want, in 2019 we'll continue to keep pace with industry changes in frameworks and technologies.

January 8, 2019

ComponentOne's 2019 Roadmap

We've been planning for ComponentOne's year ahead with industry direction in our sight. Here's a look at what's coming in ComponentOne's suites for WinForms, WPF, UWP, ASP.NET MVC, Xamarin, and Web API.

January 2, 2019

Get Started with ComponentOne WinForms and .NET Core 3.0

This blog outlines how to get started with ComponentOne WinForms and .NET Core 3.0.

December 26, 2018

Get Started with ComponentOne's UWP Controls on NuGet

For 2018 v3, ComponentOne UWP Edition will be available via NuGet for the first time. In this article we’ll take a look at how to get started using ComponentOne UWP Edition and NuGet.

December 6, 2018

Introduction to Material Design in WinForms Apps

This introduction to Material Design in desktop apps includes a tutorial on our WinForms Material Design Designer.

December 4, 2018

Introducing the WinForms DataFilter Control (Beta)

Slicers are common on e-commerce websites--they help users filter items with all the filtering options are available in one place, and with a variety of controls appropriate to the data, including checklist, range-bar, radio buttons, etc. In WinForms Edition 2018 v3, we've introduced a beta version of that filter, which can be attached to any data-aware control.

November 30, 2018

Save and Restore Layout Using GroupDefinition & SortDefinition Properties

The 2018v3 release of ComponentOne Studio C1 FlexGrid introduces two new properties: GroupDefinition and SortDefinition.

November 30, 2018

New in WPF, UWP, and Xamarin: Universally Add Custom Icons to the XAML FlexGrids using C1Icon

A common request from our customers is the ability to customize icons within FlexGrid, and we’re going to begin offering that functionality in 2018v3 with the new C1Icon object for WPF, UWP, and Xamarin.

November 29, 2018

What's New in ComponentOne Studio Enterprise 2018 v3

We're pleased to announce GrapeCity's final major release of 2018. Not only will you find great new chart and grid enhancements, but we've expanded our onboarding and customer experience.

November 28, 2018

What's new in ComponentOne Studio for Xamarin 2018 v3

We’re excited to announce the release of ComponentOne Studio for Xamarin 2018 v3, which includes many enhancements to the suite.

November 28, 2018

Introducing the WPF Simplified Ribbon Control (Video)

For this release, we’re introducing a Simplified Ribbon control for WPF along the lines of Microsoft’s design. The control fits between the traditional Toolbar and Ribbon controls.

November 28, 2018

Introducing the ASP.NET MVC Control Designer Control Wizard (Video)

ComponentOne Studio Enterprise, ASP.NET MVC Edition now includes a scaffolder control wizard so you can easily add or update controls even when you’re not using Entity Framework. This is a step-by-step tutorial (with video) on using the scaffolder control wizard.

November 28, 2018

How to Achieve RightToLeft Layout in DataTree

This blog walks through the steps to achieve a right-to-left layout in C1FlexGrid DataTree by handling the rendering of child grids through code.

November 27, 2018

Create a Ribbon Control with Wijmo's TabPanel

Learn how to create a JavaScript ribbon control with Wijmo's TabPanel. Sample included.

November 20, 2018

Wijmo 2018 v3 has Landed

Wijmo’s third major release of 2018 has landed, and it includes Web Workers, new OLAP features, a Ribbon sample, accessibility improvements and more.

November 19, 2018

Improve PDF Generation UI in JavaScript with Web Workers

Wijmo's 2018 v3 release introduced Web Workers to improve the usability of apps while generating a PDF.

November 19, 2018

Wijmo Supports Angular 7

We're happy to announce that Wijmo supports Angular version 7. You can use the current version of Wijmo to build Angular version 7 applications today.

November 14, 2018

How and Why to Enable Bootstrap in ASP.NET Core MVC Projects

In this blog, we'll walk through how (and why) to enable Bootstrap in your ASP.NET Core MVC project in both the standard Visual Studio template and in our custom ComponentOne templates.

November 14, 2018

Wijmo and JavaScript Globalization

Wijmo has a Globalize class that provides language-sensitive string and data formatting as well as parsing.

November 8, 2018

How to Show the RadioButton in a ComponentOne FlexGrid Tree

In ComponentOne Studio, C1FlexGrid allows the display of data in hierarchical form. Here’s how to customize your hierarchal data by showing RadioButtons instead of checkboxes for child nodes in C1FlexGrid Tree.

November 5, 2018

Building a Business Intelligence App using Xamarin.Forms

In this article, we’ll examine the MyBI application, a business intelligence application that loads sales data from a Google Sheet.

October 18, 2018

Increase the Loading Speed in your .NET DataMap

In this article, we will discuss how to use a custom ComboBox Editor in order to speed up the loading of a .NET DataMap.

October 3, 2018

How to Ink Annotations in UWP Apps

In this article, we’ll examine how you can combine Windows Ink with FlexChart in UWP apps to write and draw annotations on a chart's surface.

September 19, 2018

Creating a Custom DropDownTree Control (Source Code Included)

Learn about the Wijmo DropDownTree Control

September 17, 2018

Tips for Building Adaptive Apps with Xamarin.Forms - Part 3

In this blog, we'll examine new tools introduced in Xamarin.Forms 3.0 for building adaptive apps including the Visual State Manager and the FlexLayout container.

September 12, 2018

Building a Business Intelligence Progressive Web Application (Source Code Included)

In this article, we describe how we implemented MyBI as a regular web app, and then show how we upgraded it to a progressive web app.

September 12, 2018

Wijmo Build 523 is Available

Wijmo’s Build 523 has released. It includes an interesting new business intelligence PWA sample, submenu support added to our Menu control, PDF performance enhancements, and more.

September 12, 2018

Take the ComponentOne .NET Framework Survey

We’re planning to make .NET framework 4.5.2 the minimum supported version across all our ComponentOne Studio Enterprise products. We value your feedback. Please take our short survey.

September 6, 2018

An Introduction to Material Design for MVC

Google announced Material and its specification in mid-2014, defining Material as based on paper and ink with advance implementations. This article is an introduction to material design for MVC.

September 6, 2018

How to Use CSS Scroll Snap Points

CSS recently introduced a Scroll Snap Points feature that gives users a fluid and precise scrolling experience for touch and input devices. This makes it easy to add "swipe views" (commonly used in native mobile apps) to your web apps and progressive web applications (PWAs)

August 24, 2018

7 Reasons Your Company Needs a Progressive Web Application

Progressive web apps start as regular modern web apps so you may not need to develop Android and iOS-specific versions of your native app. If you have a web application that is responsive, touch-aware, and efficient, you can easily turn it into a progressive web app.

August 22, 2018

An In-Depth Overview of Progressive Web Applications

If you are a web developer, you are probably aware of progressive web applications (PWAs) or implemented your own already. If you are unfamiliar, here is an overview of what progressive web applications are and why they are important in modern web development.

August 21, 2018

Build Vue Apps with Wijmo and the New Vue CLI 3.0

As of the 2018 v1 release, Wijmo is available on NPM. Here's a look at how to use Wijmo and NPM to build apps for Vue.js. This blog is the fourth in a series about using Wijmo in frameworks.

August 15, 2018

How to Add Outlook-Style Scheduling to your .NET Applications

Introducing Outlook 2016 views in Scheduler for WinForms

August 14, 2018

How to Use OLAP Cubes in Microsoft SASS with Your ASP.NET MVC Application

With ComponentOne Studio's OLAP control you can create Excel-like, web-based pivot tables and charts in your ASP.NET MVC projects. This article discusses how you can connect to Microsoft SSAS Cubes with MVC OLAP.

August 10, 2018