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.
Updates to Essential Studio for Windows Forms in Volume 4 have focused on improving reporting and data-related features. Enhancements to Essential Presentation, Essential PDF, and Essential Predictive Analytics ensure improved compatibility and visualization whether you are processing or displaying data.
Support is provided for creating and manipulating SmartArt diagrams, adding and removing nodes, editing node text, and more in Essential Presentation.
Annotations such as circles, ellipses, and polylines can be added to Essential PDF documents, and existing annotations can be modified.
PMML files generated by IBM SPSS are supported, and users can apply defined and built-in functions under the Transformation dictionary.
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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