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For all of you Web Devs out there like me that use many browsers during development, you may have noticed how slow Firefox can be when debugging web apps in Visual Studio. The issue is one of the IT variety and I dare not try to explain it. So here is the solution...
With the official release of Silverlight 4, many familiar features are now possible out of the box. These features include drag and drop management, handling the right mouse button click, and printing. While most of these features were already possible using ComponentOne Silverlight 3 controls, Silverlight 4 adds value and flexibility to our studio as we continue to push the limits of the framework itself.
Like every version, Silverlight 4 adds new properties to existing types. One new property Microsoft added is TextBox.Watermark. ComponentOne already had a Watermark property defined for our C1TextBoxBase, which is a subclass of TextBox.
We've met many great developers in India, but have we met you? Well, we hope to have the opportunity as we are traveling to the Great Indian Developer Summit. Be sure to visit our booth #3 April 20-20 at the Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore, India. http://www.developersummit.com/
ComponentOne DataGrid for Silverlight supports creating specific behavior columns. For example you can create a Hyperlink column, a GIF column, a Rich Text column, and so on.
In 2009 v3, we here at ComponentOne released a set of docking controls for Silverlight. With docking controls you can create an MDI application where users can dock, undock, and float various windows within the application. This type of UI is common in many applications, such as Adobe Photoshop and Microsoft Visual Studio. Now in 2010 we have these exact same, fully compatible controls for WPF. DockControl for WPF includes several new controls for your WPF toolbox:
I have to admit, this idea all came from the awesome Chinook sample database on CodePlex. It has to be one of the coolest little sample databases I have seen. It has a decent data model, relationship mappings, and plenty of data. What else could a guy ask for, right (well, maybe some graphics)? The coolest thing about the DB is that it is generated from an actual iTunes library (XML file) and can be deployed on multiple database platforms like SQL, MySQL, Oracle, etc.
New in 2010, ComponentOne Gauges for WinForms provides the flexibility to create simple, practical gauges that get the job done while also supplying all of the advanced features to create the most eye-catching, sophisticated and professional looking gauges imaginable.