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ComponentOne Studio 2016 Roadmap

A high-level roadmap for ComponentOne Studio in 2016. By the end of 2016, core controls will be available in ASP.NET MVC, WinForms and WPF; UWP will have them all by the end of 2017.

January 8, 2016

4 Steps to Creating an Inverted DataGrid

Let's look at how we transpose a matrix so that rows become columns, and columns become rows, creating an inverted DataGrid.

January 4, 2016

How to use Edit Template Feature for WinRT Controls

Both Visual Studio and Expression Blend allows creating a copy of default control style or template and use it in your application. But with complicated controls, it doesn't always work as desired. The IDE tries to extract XAML from the binaries, and in most cases, the result is different from the original version. Here are the additional steps required to make source XAML accessible for IDE and editing.

November 30, 2015

What's New in ComponentOne Studio, 2015 v3

A comprehensive new of all the new features in ComponentOne Studio 2015 v3, featuring FlexReport for WinForms, FinancialChart for MVC, and FlexPivot for WinForms.

November 11, 2015

Upgrade Existing WinRT Application to Universal Windows Platform (UWP)

Upgrade a calendar sample application from WinRT to UWP using ComponentOne Studio UWP Edition.

November 5, 2015

8 Reasons to Migrate WinRT Apps to UWP Today

Eight reasons to start migrating your WinRT apps to UWP today

November 2, 2015

How to Upgrade Extended GridView from WinRT to Universal Windows Platform (UWP)

An in-depth explanation of how to upgrade WinRT's extended gridview to UWP (Universal Windows Platform). ComponentOne Studio UWP Edition will be available for a free beta from October 15 through March 2016.

October 11, 2015

What's New in ComponentOne Studio v2.5: September Edition!

A host of enhancements and features have been added in CmoponentOne Studio v2.5, including compatibility with Windows 10 and Microsoft Edge browser.

September 8, 2015

3 Surprising Extensions for Grids: Create Your Own iTunes, TV Guide, and Calendar

Creating iTunes-like interfaces with TreeGrids, schedules with custom cells, a calendar, and even Sudoku.

May 7, 2015

Convincing Your Manager: Why a Control Toolkit is Worth the Investment

How to convince your manager that buying a control toolkit is worth the cost

April 17, 2015

Build vs. Buy: 3 Reasons to Build a Control, and 3 Reasons to Buy

To build or buy a control. How much are you willing to pay to make your life easier? What’s an hour of your time worth? Explore 3 thoughts on when to build and when to buy a control for your next project

April 16, 2015

A Simple ROI Calculator: Kicking Off the Software Build vs. Buy Conversation

A quick ROI Calculator to find the cost/benefit of building vs. buying a control toolset.

April 10, 2015

What's New in XAML 2014 v3

November 12, 2014

Offline Mapping with C1Maps

August 22, 2014

Export Your UI to PDF

April 22, 2014