GrapeCity ComponentOne 2021 v3 GA
December 15, 2021
ComponentOne 2021 v3 is the final major software release of the
year. The highlights of this release include support for .NET 6,
Visual Studio 2022, the WinUI development platform, and many other
new features. In addition to UI components and features for .NET 6,
the ComponentOne team is committed to .NET framework support for
updating and improving existing applications.
The ComponentOne WinUI Edition is a native UI library for Windows
desktop applications based on the WinUI3 framework. Now that WinUI
support is out of beta, customers and downloaders can take advantage
of several features, like a powerful datagrid with superior cell
customization and high-performance virtualization. The WinUI Edition
also includes essential calendar and layout controls,
Fluent-designed desktop controls for building the latest Windows
applications, and support for WinUI in desktop apps only. With these
new controls, .NET developers can fill gaps and extend applications.
Read the release article to learn more about ComponentOne's new
In the final release of 2021, ComponentOne adds support for .NET 6,
Visual Studio 2022, and much more.
the 2021 v3 release, the ComponentOne team migrated all .NET 5
controls to .NET 6 and released .NET 6 versions of TrueDbGrid,
GanttView, FontPicker, and Scheduler. Customers will also find that
the Print Preview family of controls (C1PrintDocument and
C1PrintPreviewControl) are now out of beta. ComponentOne's Visual
Studio 2022 support includes toolbox, Tools add-on, and limited
design-time support. Read the release blog to learn more about
ComponentOne's .NET 6 and Visual Studio 2022 support.
The ComponentOne team has improved the design-time experience for
FlexGrid in the .NET framework and Visual Studio 2019 with a new
column bands designer. In addition to FlexGrid enhancements,
ComponentOne has also introduced essential Visual Studio 2022
designer support for FlexGrid, including the smart tag. Now .NET
developers can create multi-line rows and display selection
statistics in column footers using new samples. Visit the release
blog to learn more about FlexGrid column bands, multi-line rows,
selection statistics, and other new features.
"This is another monumental release for ComponentOne with the
introduction of .NET 6 with long-term support," said Product Manager
Greg Lutz. "Microsoft has given .NET developers a true gift with
this new, optimized development platform that bridges the gap
between old and new—unifying the once complicated and uneven .NET
family of frameworks."
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