Microsoft Open-Sources .NET

Microsoft made several announcements last week via its Connect(); conference. The conference, labeled a “cloud-first, mobile-first, code-first virtual event” by the tech giant, was hosted entirely online and designed to reach as many developers as possible. This has served as an ideal pl... [More]

Essential Studio for Xamarin has Arrived

As part of our participation in the Xamarin Evolve 2014 conference this week, Syncfusion is excited to reveal a new control suite for cross-platform mobile development: Essential Studio for Xamarin. We’ve incorporated some of your favorite data visualization and file-format components from Syn... [More]

Essential Custom Script Generator

Essential Studio for JavaScript provides the ej.widgets.all.js file that has scripts for all controls, including Mobile and Desktop controls, and its size is around 3 MB. It is unnecessary to use the complete file if you use very few controls in one module. The Custom Script Generator Utility will a... [More]

Importing Excel files into GridGroupingControl

This article will explain how to easily import Excel files into GridGroupingControl in ASP.NET (Classic). Concepts: Users specify the location of the Excel Worksheet which needs to be imported. Specified Excel file is read by the application into a DataTable and bound into the GridGroupingCont... [More]

Calling All Hobbyists

Hobbyists, moonlighters, rogues—call them what you will, but developers who code in their free time are an important segment of the developer population. Their motives are many. Some build tools for their own use, while others seek to hone or broaden their skills. Of course, many also spend countles... [More]