Add even more features to your Windows Forms apps with a new high contrast theme for all Syncfusion WinForms controls, support for creating document tabs using docking hits in Docking Manager, and group shape support in DOC-to-PDF and DOCX-to-PDF conversions.
In theme studio, high contrast (dark) theme has been included along with Office 2019 color theme. Also, a few new controls like Menu, CommandBar, Pivot Grid, Spreadsheet, etc. have been included in the suite.
Set or change PDF annotation review statuses and make comments.
Create a 2.0 version of PDF.
This features allows users to set different types of the measurement units to the ruler label like inch, cm, mm, etc.
This features allows users to set different types of grid lines. The variable grid is used to set precise grid lines, and fixed grid is used to set the same space between grid lines at higher and lower magnifications.
Word library now provides the following features in mail merge:
Word library now allows creating group shapes in Word documents (DOCX) and preserving them in DOCX-to-PDF conversion.
Right-to-left (RTL) text rendering in Word-to-PDF conversion has been improved.
You can now close tabs of the docking manager by clicking the tab using the mouse middle button. Note: You can also close tabs in TabControl using the mouse middle button.
You can now create document tabs interactively using dock hints.
The Pan tool allows the user to drag and scroll PDF files in any direction.
PDF Viewer control supports right-to-left (RTL) direction for users working in right-to-left languages like Hebrew, Arabic, or Persian.
PowerPoint library now allows enabling write protection for PowerPoint presentations.
Two new frame types,
Quarter Circle and
Fill Type have been added.
Users can now change either 32 * 32 images or 16 * 16 images on normal or collapsed modes dynamically to have clear visualization of ribbon items.
Drag and drop a tab from one position to another.
This feature allows users to navigate through tabs using built-in navigation buttons. Also, users can choose a tab available in an outside view using an intuitive drop-down list.
Show the context menu in a tab like in web browsers.
TabbedForm supports right-to-left (RTL) arrangement for users working in right-to-left languages like Hebrew, Arabic, or Persian.
In order to improve the TreeView UI interaction time, virtualization concept has been revamped and enabled, by default, resulting in better performance. For instance, earlier 100k records were loaded in 15 minutes, but now the same number of records are loaded in 2 seconds.
TreeView now supports external data sources like DataTable and DataSet for binding data. Also, data relations can be established among the tables in DataTable and DataSet when binding.
Excel tables are now created with a parameter query for external connections such as Microsoft SQL Server. These parameters are customized by accepting values from a prompt window, by using a value from a cell, or by using a constant.
Certain Excel charts support drop lines to help viewers determine a data point’s value on the horizontal axis.
Cells with formulas referring to other cells can be retrieved by the GetDirectPrecedents() and GetDirectDependents() methods.