Posts in 'asp-net-wijmo'
This time last week the expo hall had recently opened and the remaining attendees were heading to the session, "Developing for Windows 10." This is the third BUILD event I've been to and while most everyone was bummed they didn't get a free HoloLens, the sessions didn't disappoint at all.
How to convince your manager that buying a control toolkit is worth the cost
A quick ROI Calculator to find the cost/benefit of building vs. buying a control toolset.
The 2015V1 version of ASP.NET WebForms Edition has been released, with this release we have renamed "Studio for ASP.NET Wijmo" Web Forms version to ASP.NET Web Forms Edition, with 2015 V1, we are also releasing new MVC controls with ASP.NET MVC Edition.
C1Excel lets you merge multiple cells, so as to display them as a single cell. Further it even lets you wrap the cell text in case the text is too long. This blog discusses how you can enhance a cell which is a combination of the above two features.
ComponentOne's Wijmo GridView is an advanced GridView control which works perfectly in bound mode. There are times when you may want to bind your Wijmo GridView to a data source which has Date columns as well. In this blog, we are going to learn how we can format this date column based on the day of the week.
The GridView for ASP.NET Wijmo has gone through some fine tuning in the last couple of releases. We have been working hard to add new features and at the same time improving the performance of the GridView. As a result the Grid is now more compact with optimized browser payload and faster initialization. Let's see the performance centered changes one by one and how you can benefit by just switching on or off a few properties.
GeoJSON is an open source format for encoding geographical features into JSON format. The features include points to encode addresses and locations, line strings to depict streets, highways and boundaries, polygons to encode countries, provinces, tracts of land, and multi-part collections of these types. ComponentOne Maps has in-built support to visualize data which is in GeoJSON format, this means that you can have data coming from standard sources which is in GeoJSON format and visualize it using the all new map control without writing tons of code.
Treemaps are an unique way of visualizing hierarchical data, they can be used to represent financial data, space usage or to visualize any hierarchical data. The ComponentOne TreeMap control displays hierarchical data as a set of nested rectangles where the area of each rectangle is proportional to its value. Let's see how to get started with Treemap for ASP.NET Wijmo.
C1GridView lets you display items from a data source in an interactive, fully customizable table. And a common scenario is to display a ContextMenu and provide some functionality such as exporting to various formats etc.
In 2014 V3 release this year, we added new map control to Studio ASP.NET Wijmo, if you are developing an application that uses geographical data then the ComponentOne Map is a great way to visualize that data. The maps controls has built-in support for Bing Maps and also supports custom sources. Let's see how we can get started with the Map control for ASP.NET Wijmo.
The third subscription of Studio for ASP.NET Wijmo for this year has been released with some very cool controls and features for modern web applications. The emphasis of this release was on advanced data visualization with existing and new controls. Let's see what's new in the studio.
Displaying binary images from database is now easy. C1BinaryImage for ASP.NET Wijmo brings you the power to show binary image from database or stream in your application. You can use it in any data bound control (Repeater, DataList, GridView etc.) to display images which originate from binary image field in the data source.
ComponentOne Spread for ASP.Net provides several ways to show data for Date format. You may either use the built in DateTimeCellType which allows editing the date or you may use the Ajax Calendar Control inside ComponentOne Spread's cell. Recently a customer came up with an interesting question about using a jQuery control inside a cell replacing the Ajax calendar control. In this blog I am going to talk about replacing the Ajax calendar control with the jQuery date picker step by step:
ComponentOne GridView provides both client-side editing and server-side editing options to the end users. You can refer to the following demo's showing various editing techniques available in C1GridView:
A File Explorer is a file manager that provides a graphical user interface for accessing the file systems. C1FileExplorer for ASP.NET Wijmo brings to you a web control which fills the gap for a file management GUI for the web application. It allows your web application to access directories, similar to Windows Explorer and helps in organizing files and folders by performing all the basic file operations such as create, delete, rename, drag and drop.
A sitemap is a file where you can list the web pages of your site to tell search engines about the organization of your site content. Search engine web crawlers like Googlebot read this file to more intelligently crawl your site - think of it as a map to find all the content on your site.
Adding an image gallery to your website is a necessity today as it enhances the UI. ComponentOne Gallery™ for ASP.NET Wijmo displays images and their thumbnails with options for slide show, slick transition effects, paging, theming, and much more. The source of these images are usually dynamic url links or the static images in the project folder itself.
The Studio for ASP.NET Wijmo suite has a web-form product dashboard sample, this sample typically shows the details about order, revenue and the sales status of different products. It utilizes Charts and Gauges to visualize data for : 1.) Monthly sales per product, 2.) Order Status, 3.) Number of new customer's added, 4.) Product wise Sales ratio, 5. ) Total Revenue & Category-wise Revenue,6.) Units Sold. You can view the sample here.
Our subscription cycle is structured to deliver new technology three times a year, but we also strive to make sure we are giving you the resources you need to understand these updates and our products in general. We released our 2014 v2 update last July and want to give you the best of these resources in one convenient place. You will find links to blogs and samples below. Feel free to comment and let us know if there is anything else you would like to see.