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Spread Studio 8 Released!

I am very happy to announce the release of Spread Studio 8!  We've added a lot of new features and made an array of enhancements. With this release Spread for ASP.NET now fully supports Chrome, and Firefox, and also it also runs on iPad. Spread for WinForms provides a Table feature which includes built-in styles and also supports structured reference. Our MultiRow for WinForms control received some nice enhancements as well. Spread XAML (WPF/Silverlight/WinRT), now offers printing (Spread WPF provides print preview), and structured references. Moreover, for all platforms the Spread controls have nice new appearances.

ComponentOne Spread with jQuery Calendar

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:

Creating user forms in Excel is useful

Finding ways to make Excel more user-friendly is important for those who work in settings where a mix of individuals with different technical experience levels will be collaborating.

Key business benefits of Microsoft Excel

With all the benefits of Excel, it's important that companies make an effort to properly introduce it into the business infrastructure.

Best Way to Manage State When Spread has Large Data - Part I

State management has been a very important aspect of ASP.NET application development. Being an ASP.NET control ComponentOne Spread for ASP.NET also supports different processes of managing state. With Spread, we can primarily manage state with the following processes:

Auto-size ComboBoxCellType Columns in Spread for WinForms

The AutoSize feature of TextCellType and GeneralCellType Columns in Spread for WinForms can be implemented using GetPreferredColumnWidth method of the SheetView class. This method basically gets the width of the widest text string in the specified column on the sheet. However, this feature is not available for the ComboBoxCellType columns.

Why spreadsheets no longer cut it (And where to go from here)

Legacy applications such as spreadsheets can hold users back from developing their data-crunching abilities, restricting their productivity and curtailing the effectiveness of analytics initiatives.

Consider the cloud, or risk getting left behind

Companies that don't consider adopting the cloud will likely get left behind in the marketplace. 

Making the best use of information on hand: Why reporting tools are essential

Whether looking at product performance, client patterns or other information, actionable insights cannot be gleaned without reporting tools.

Data Visualization with Spread

Seeing the current trends and user demands, ComponentOne has recently added a Chart control in Spread for Silverlight and WPF. This feature was in great demand because the Spread control has always been a replica of Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Excel has always had charts.

3 benefits of using Spread Studio for .NET spreadsheets development

Any company looking to boost its big data support system can benefit by investing in a .NET spreadsheets application.

ComponentOne Receives 12-Time All-Star Award from the Editors of SD Times

PITTSBURGH, PA  - June 4, 2014 - ComponentOne, a division of GrapeCity and the largest component solution provider in the Microsoft Visual Studio Partner Ecosystem, was recognized in the June 2014 issue of BZ Media’s SD Times as a 12-Time-All Star for the SD Times 100 awards. The SD Times 100 (http://sdt.bz/71295) is an annual awards program that represents the leaders of the software development industry.