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How to Create Editable DataGrids in a React Redux Application

Here, we'll create an application that uses a React datagrid demonstrating how to edit an array from the Redux Store.

April 1, 2020

Easier-to-Click Checkboxes in FlexGrid

New easier-to-click checkbox functionality as a part of the Wijmo 2020 v1 release.

March 31, 2020

FlexGrid Column Selection, MultiRange Copy, and Paste

Part of the Wijmo 2020 v1 release, we added a MultiRange selection mode to the FlexGrid. This mode allows users to use CTRL+click to select multiple cell ranges.

March 31, 2020

More Options for Triggering Popups

We love the Popup control. We wanted to make it more flexible and powerful, so we expanded the PopupTrigger enumeration for the 2020 v1 release.

March 31, 2020

We have added an easy way to add Hyperlink Columns to FlexGrid, our JavaScript DataGrid.

March 31, 2020

Batch Updates in OdataCollectionView

Batch Updates in ODataCollectionView for the FlexGrid in Wijmo's 2020 v1 release.

March 31, 2020

Plot Revenue Over Expenses with a BreakEven Chart for JavaScript Apps

Here, we discuss a new BreakEven Chart for the Wijmo 2020 v1 release.

March 31, 2020

Easily Filter Long MultiSelect Lists

Here, we discuss new MultiSelect List enhancements for the Wijmo 2020 v1 release.

March 31, 2020

FlexGrid Excel Export Progress Indicator

With this new feature, you can export FlexGrid content to XLSX files asynchronously and display a progress indicator.

March 31, 2020

FlexGrid PDF Export Progress Indicator

A new functionality for FlexGrid; the PDF Export Progress Indicator is useful for large exports that might otherwise freeze your application

March 31, 2020

FlexGrid Sparkline Columns with CellMaker

As a part of the 2020 v1 release, we have added an easy way to add Sparkline Columns to FlexGrid.

March 31, 2020

FlexGrid Star Rating Column with CellMaker

Here, we'll use CellMaker to add a star-rating column to a JavaScript DataGrid.

March 31, 2020

FlexGrid Image Columns with CellMaker

The CellMaker module provides methods that create several types of simple and useful cells, including images. Here, we'll use CellMaker to add an image column to FlexGrid.

March 31, 2020

FlexGrid Button Columns with CellMaker

We have added an easy way to add Button Columns to our JavaScript DataGrid. Here, we'll show you how to use CellMaker to add a button column to FlexGrid.

March 31, 2020

Expanded Column Pinning Options in FlexGrid

We recently added an allowPinning property to the FlexGrid that allows users to pin (freeze) columns by clicking an icon on the column headers.

March 31, 2020

RadioButton and AutoComplete DataMap Editors for FlexGrid

We have new enhancements and demos for FlexGrid's DataMap Editors.

March 31, 2020

Improved Resizing for Hidden Columns and Rows in FlexGrid

As a part of the 2020 v1 release, we have improved the way FlexGrid handles resizing zero-sized rows and columns.

March 31, 2020

Wijmo 2020 v1 has Landed

We are pleased to announce the release of Wijmo 2020 v1. Here, we highlight all of the new features and enhancements.

March 31, 2020

Checkbox Selector Column for FlexGrid

By several customer requests, we have implemented a new Checkbox Selector Column for FlexGrid.

March 31, 2020

React Cell Templates for the FlexGrid

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

March 6, 2020

Wijmo 2020 Roadmap

As we continue to keep pace with industry changes in frameworks and technologies, here is an overview of our Wijmo roadmap for 2020.

February 24, 2020

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

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

Vue Cell Templates for the FlexGrid

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

November 14, 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

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

React Hooks - How to Transition your App from React Components to Hooks

Hooks offer a way to extract stateful logic from a component to make that logic easy to test and reuse. This article shows you how to transition your app from React components to Hooks.

August 7, 2019

Migrating Desktop Apps to Web? Tips for C# and WPF Developers Considering JavaScript Web Technologies

In this article, we'll discuss all of the considerations that arise if migrating desktop apps from C# and WPF to web technologies.

June 14, 2019

Using Web Components with React in 2019

This article demonstrates how to use Web Components with React.

May 30, 2019

How to Build a Sales Dashboard with React

In this article, we'll show you how to create a sales dashboard using React.

April 24, 2019

Angular, React, or Vue in 2019?

In this article, we'll compare and contrast the frameworks Angular, React, and Vue.

March 7, 2019

Build Great Data Visualizations with React

This tutorial reviews how to use FlexChart in React to create great visualizations.

February 22, 2019

How to Build a Customizable React Data Grid in Minutes

In this article, we'll demonstrate how to quickly build a customizable React data grid.

January 29, 2019

Using the Wijmo Designer Extension for Visual Studio Code

Introducing the Wijmo Designer - a new VSCode extension that provides a design surface and code generator for Wijmo controls.

July 20, 2018

Web Components - An Introduction and Practical Usage

This article introduces the Web Components technology and its support in Wijmo.

July 13, 2018

GrapeCity's Fluent Recap 2018

Some exciting highlights from Fluent 2018.

June 25, 2018

How to build React Apps with Wijmo and NPM

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 React. This blog is the third in a series about using Wijmo in frameworks.

April 5, 2018

Building web apps with Wijmo, NPM, Webpack, and JavaScript frameworks

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 Angular, Ionic, React, and Vue.js. This blog is the first in a series.

April 3, 2018

2018 Roadmap for Wijmo JavaScript UI Controls

In 2018, in addition to continuing to work with you to improve Wijmo and add the features you want, we'll continue to keep apace with industry changes in frameworks and technologies.

January 16, 2018

The Best React Data Grid: FlexGrid

While React has only recently risen to front-end web development ubiquity, data grids have been one of the most common visual software elements since the advent of UIs themselves. The popularity of React and commodity of data grids means there are a plethora of options for adding one to your application. FlexGrid included with GrapeCity's Wijmo is the best plug-and-play data grid for React.

December 12, 2017