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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

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 21, 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

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

A Guide to Data Virtualization in Xamarin Apps

This articles discusses the different benefits and techniques of incremental-loading and the types of collection views supported by C1CollectionView.

October 2, 2019

(Re-)Introducing DataEngine for .NET Core

This article describes some of the most common use cases for C1DataEngine and provides a high-level overview of its capabilities.

September 27, 2019

ComponentOne Supports .NET Core 3.0

.NET Core 3.0 is officially released.ComponentOne's multi-platform UI controls support .NET Core 3.0.

September 23, 2019

Introduction to FlexPivot Range Group (ComponentOne for WinForms)

Introduces the FlexPivot DataRange in groups control in ComponentOne for WinForms.

September 3, 2019

Summarizing Data using Column Footers in FlexGrid for WinForms

Here, we'll discuss the need, use cases, and how to use column footers in FlexGrid for WinForms.

August 23, 2019

How to Integrate Digital Ink with FlexGrid

In this blog we'll integrate the WPF Digital Ink feature with the ComponentOne FlexGrid for WPF.

August 14, 2019

How to Extract Text from HTML Emails using ComponentOne Text Parser

The ComponentOne Text Parser is a .NET Standard library that can be used to extract fields from HTML. The focus of this article is the task of extracting data from a common type of HTML file, an email.

August 2, 2019

Office 365-Based Ribbon Control for WinForms

This blog introduces a new ribbon control for WinForms.

July 30, 2019

New Release! ComponentOne 2019 v2

We’re excited to announce the release of ComponentOne Studio 2019 v2.

July 30, 2019

WinForms and .NET Core 3.0

In this article, we'll consider the creation and migration of a WinForms application in .NET Core 3.0 that use C1 controls.

July 26, 2019

Using the MultiColumnComboBox Extension for ComboBox

This blog explores the new MultiColumnComboBox Control, an extension of C1 ComboBox Control.

July 11, 2019

Using Slicers to Filter Pivot Grids and Pivot Charts

This blog demonstrates how FlexPivotSlicer can be used to filter Pivot Grids and Pivot Charts.

May 15, 2019

Migrating a WinForms App in .NET Core 3.0

In this article, we'll create and migrate a WinForms application in .NET Core 3.0 using ComponentOne controls.

May 14, 2019

Introducing CollectionView for WinForms

This blog introduces CollectionView for WinForms.

March 29, 2019

Welcome to the ComponentOne Control Panel (Video)

The Control Panel replaces the traditional ComponentOne web installer. This article is an overview of the ControlPanel and its functionality.

March 25, 2019

New Release! ComponentOne Studio Enterprise 2019 v1

We’re excited to announce the release of ComponentOne Studio 2019 v1.

March 21, 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

Visualizing Data Using WinForms Bullet Graphs

This article is an overview of using WinForms bullet graphs.

March 21, 2019

WebAssembly and .NET

This blog reviews WebAssembly and why developers would want to utilize it.

February 25, 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

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

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

Grouping in ComboBox and List in MVC

This blog demonstrates how to utilize grouping in ComboBox and List in MVC.

December 10, 2018

Why is Open Sourcing WPF and WinForms Important for .NET Developers?

Microsoft has announced some exciting changes for .NET desktop developers at Microsoft Connect(). Having these Windows desktop platforms become open source means that the .NET community will be able to ensure their continual development.

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

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

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