Top 20 Developer Tools Blogs from GrapeCity https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs Get the latest news, tutorials and product updates from one of the world's biggest maker of developer tools. Developer Tools Sun, 18 Feb 2018 10:34:19 EST Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 EST press@grapecity.com (Amy Reese) en-us 2018 GrapeCity, Inc. All rights reserved. https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/video-get-started-with-wijmo Video - Get Started with Wijmo https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/video-get-started-with-wijmo This five-minute video walks you through downloading Wijmo, setting up a new project, and adding a JavaScript data grid to your HTML5 project. press@grapecity.com (Troy Taylor) Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 EST Web https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/spreadjs-devchannel-11-0-4-available SpreadJS DevChannel 11.0.4 Hotfix Available https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/spreadjs-devchannel-11-0-4-available This DevChannel update includes bug fixes for SpreadJS and Server-Side Excel I/O Component updates. press@grapecity.com (Kevin Ashley) Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 EST Web https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/how-to-customize-ui-in-activereports-server How to Customize the UI in ActiveReports Server https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/how-to-customize-ui-in-activereports-server Of the many impressive features that ActiveReports Server boasts, one of my personal favorites is the fully-customizable user interface, allowing for complete color-scheme control of the Server. press@grapecity.com (Ethan Conner) Thu, 15 Feb 2018 00:00:00 EST Web .NET Desktop https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/tools-developers-love We send Valentines to these tools we love https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/tools-developers-love Whether or not you have a human Valentine today, we know you have a tool or two for which you might compose a sonnet or two. Here's a quick list of our most lovable developer tools. press@grapecity.com (Jody Handley) Wed, 14 Feb 2018 00:00:00 EST Web Mobile .NET Desktop Industry News https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/wijmo-build-5-20173-409-available Wijmo Build 5.20173.409 Available https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/wijmo-build-5-20173-409-available Build 409 has released. It includes a rolled back fix for input buttons that resulted in making the input controls slightly oversized. press@grapecity.com (Chris Bannon) Tue, 13 Feb 2018 00:00:00 EST Web https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/how-to-make-a-slide-puzzle-from-winforms-data-grid How to Make a Slide Puzzle from a WinForms Data Grid https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/how-to-make-a-slide-puzzle-from-winforms-data-grid We\'ve used ComponentOne FlexGrid for data presentation and manipulation in business, but you can also use it to create a game. This blog walks through the steps to create a slide puzzle with our WinForms data grid. press@grapecity.com (Meenakshi Singh) Tue, 13 Feb 2018 00:00:00 EST .NET Desktop https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/webinar-generate-excel-files-in-code-with-spread Webinar: How to Programmatically Generate Excel Files with Spread.Services https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/webinar-generate-excel-files-in-code-with-spread Learn how to generate advanced Excel files on the server using .NET Core 2.0, .NET Framework, Mono, Xamarin, or iOS. No Excel needed! press@grapecity.com (Sean Lawyer) Thu, 08 Feb 2018 00:00:00 EST Web .NET Desktop https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/report-from-the-road-ngatl-conference-top-notch-speakers ngATL Conference - Top-Notch Speakers and Michio Kaku! https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/report-from-the-road-ngatl-conference-top-notch-speakers All four of our current product lines—ComponentOne, ActiveReports, Spread, and Wijmo—have merged into a single site, providing you with one easy location for support, forums, blogs, news, and product information. press@grapecity.com (Troy Taylor) Wed, 07 Feb 2018 00:00:00 EST Industry News https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/spreadjs-devchannel-11-0-3-available SpreadJS DevChannel 11.0.3 Hotfix Available https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/spreadjs-devchannel-11-0-3-available This DevChannel update includes bug fixes for Spread JS and Server-Side Excel I/O Component updates. press@grapecity.com (Kevin Ashley) Tue, 06 Feb 2018 00:00:00 EST Web https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/how-to-use-activereports-in-aspnet-core-20 How to use ActiveReports in ASP.NET Core 2.0 and Razor pages https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/how-to-use-activereports-in-aspnet-core-20 ActiveReports has been the best reporting tool in the industry since the ActiveX days, and is used across various domains and platforms. As the technologies evolve, so do our customers. You're moving to newer platforms and technologies, and we're making every effort to keep pace. In this blog, we’re going to see how to use ActiveReports in the latest web framework by Microsoft -- ASP.NET Core 2.0. press@grapecity.com (Abdias Michael) Mon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 EST Web .NET https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/8-groundhog-day-giphys-for-devs 8 Groundhog Day Giphys to Get You Through the Next Six Weeks https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/8-groundhog-day-giphys-for-devs A developer's work is sometimes challenging, usually satisfying, and rarely repetitive. But sometimes, history repeats itself. Here are some giphys to get you through the next six weeks of winter. Or through your next release. press@grapecity.com (Jody Handley) Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 EST Web Mobile .NET Desktop Industry News https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/flexreport-tips-and-tricks How to set runtime field values, set pagebreaks, and hide duplicate values in FlexReport https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/flexreport-tips-and-tricks When using FlexReport, some users face specific senarios that seem difficult to resolve, like setting field values at runtime, setting pagebreaks, and hiding duplicate values. Here are some quick fixes for those common issues. press@grapecity.com (Esha Dhir) Tue, 30 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EST Web .NET Desktop https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/merge-multiple-excel-workbooks-in-javascript How to merge multiple Excel workbooks in JavaScript and SpreadJS https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/merge-multiple-excel-workbooks-in-javascript Spread.Sheets can easily load Excel workbooks and render them on webpages. In some cases, these workbooks may need to be combined, like monthly reports. As with my other blog about loading specific sheets, we can also utilize hidden workbooks to load all the workbooks first before combining them into one. press@grapecity.com (Kevin Ashley) Thu, 25 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EST Web https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/xamarin-hotfix-2-5-20173-241 Studio for Xamarin HotFix 2.5.20173.241 Available on NuGet https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/xamarin-hotfix-2-5-20173-241 A hotfix for ComponentOne Studio for Xamarin is now available via the GrapeCity NuGet server and nuget.org as build 2.5.20173.241. This build provides several fixes. press@grapecity.com (Kelley Ricker) Wed, 24 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EST Web .NET https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/how-to-use-aspnet-mvc-treemap-control How to use ASP.NET MVC TreeMap control https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/how-to-use-aspnet-mvc-treemap-control TreeMaps, which displays hierarchical data as a set of nested rectangles where the area of each rectangle is proportional to its value, can be used to represent financial data, space usage, or to visualize any hierarchical data. Here's a quick guide to using ComponentOne TreeMap for ASP.NET MVC. press@grapecity.com (Prabhakar Mishra) Tue, 23 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EST Web .NET https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/wijmo-build-5-20173-405-available Wijmo Build 5.20173.405 Available https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/wijmo-build-5-20173-405-available Build 405 has released. It includes a single, small patch to the Wijmo glyphs. Build 403 introduced the glyph issue and this build resolves it. press@grapecity.com (Chris Bannon) Mon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EST Web https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/sample-post Wijmo Build 5.20173.405 Available https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/sample-post press@grapecity.com (Christian Gaetano) Mon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EST Web https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/spreadjs-devchannel-11-0-2-available SpreadJS DevChannel 11.0.2 Hotfix Available https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/spreadjs-devchannel-11-0-2-available DevChannel builds are untested and are meant for preview only. It is not recommended to use them in production environments. This DevChannel update includes bug fixes, a library update, and Server-Side Excel I/O Component updates. press@grapecity.com (Sean Lawyer) Mon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EST Web https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/wijmo-glyph-bug-macos How to Fix the Wijmo Glyph Bug in Chrome for macOS https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/wijmo-glyph-bug-macos We're sorry to say that we introduced a minor glyph bug in build 403. In Chrome for macOS, 4 of the wijmo glyphs do not render correctly. The broken glyphs are calendar, clock, minus, and plus. press@grapecity.com (Chris Bannon) Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EST Web https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/spread-winforms-11-performance-improved Spread for WinForms 11 performance improved to 300 times faster! https://www.grapecity.com/en/blogs/spread-winforms-11-performance-improved Welcome to the new Spread.NET WinForms 11!  If you've been waiting for a reason to upgrade or to try Spread again, now's the time!  press@grapecity.com (Sean Lawyer) Thu, 18 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EST .NET Desktop