With over 110 components, the toolkit contains all the components that are typically required for building line-of-business applications.
We are always enhancing existing components with new functionality and adding new components with every major release. We also publish monthly service packs which includes bug fixes.
We believe that good performance is critical for delivering a good user experience so we ensure that all our components have been designed and built with getting the best possible performance.
All components include complete support for MVVM enabling you to create robust scalable and testable applications.
All components ship with several stunning built-in themes. It is also very easy to further customize the appearance if required.
There are several unique components like the powerful cell oriented grid control, full-fledged Excel/Word/PDF/PowerPoint manipulation libraries and Pivot Grid.
Popular test automation frameworks like QTP, CodedUI, LeanFT and UFT are supported.
Compliant with popular accessibility standards like Section 508 and VPAT
All components can be easily customized to use resources from the desired locale.
Complete integration within Visual Studio includes toolbox integration, enhanced designer experience, NuGet support and intellisense comments.
We include all the self-help resources required to easily integrate our components within your applications like documentation, knowledge base articles, tutorial samples and real word samples.
Visual Studio 2015 Compatible
Here are some screenshots from our samples. You can also view or install the live demos.
The Windows Forms offering adds a spreadsheet control to accommodate any business scenario and a navigation drawer that can display hidden content on demand. Volume 1 also brings an Excel-inspired data bar to the grid grouping control.
Create, edit, view, and format Microsoft Excel files without Excel.
Visualize negative and positive numeric values using a data bar with a range of colors.
Show hidden content by swiping from any of the four screen edges.
Working with your products, especially Windows Forms controls, is an important productivity gain for me.
We chose Essential Studio based on the breadth and quality of the components and the excellent support.
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