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What's New in Essential Studio for Xamarin.Forms

ESSENTIAL STUDIO 2021 VOLUME 2

What's New in Essential Studio for Xamarin.Forms

Our beloved collection of Xamarin controls became even better with polygon and cloud shape annotations in PDF Viewer, step frequency support in Circular Gauge, and highlighting of suggested text in ComboBox.

Autocomplete

Handling the closing of the drop-down

The drop-down closing can be handled using the DropDownClosing event.

Charts

Zero-sized bubbles

Enable or disable the rendering of zero-sized bubble segments.

Zero size bubble segments in Xamarin Charts.

Chat

Space between messages

This feature allows users to specify the amount of space between messages.

Circular Gauge

Step frequency

This feature allows users to select discrete values while dragging the pointer.

Step frequency support in Xamarin.Forms.

ComboBox

Handling the closing of the drop-down

The drop-down closing can be handled using the DropDownClosing event.

Highlighting the text

The characters in suggestion items that match the typed character will now get highlighted when filtering is disabled.

Highlight text in ComboBox.

DataGrid

Cell navigation

This feature allows users to navigate between cells using keyboard navigation when an external physical keyboard is attached to Android devices.

Word Library

Locale identifier for bidirectional language text

Access and modify the locale identifier for bidirectional language text in a Word document.

Parent comment

Option to access the parent comment instance in a Word document.

Word-to-PDF conversion enhancements

Word Library now supports the following underline styles in Word-to-PDF conversion:

  • DashLong
  • Words
  • DashHeavy
  • DashLongHeavy
  • DotDashHeavy

Kanban

Notify of property changes

Update the Kanban cards when the custom model properties are changed dynamically.

Numeric Entry

Avoid generating decimal digits when unfocused

This feature allows users to avoid generating decimal digits when only integer numbers are entered in the text box.

PDF Viewer

Add, select, and deselect annotations

Add, select, and deselect annotations programmatically.

Cloud border style for shape annotations

Render, add, and save rectangle and polygon annotations with the cloud border.

Cloud border style for shape annotations

Polygon and cloud shape annotations

Render, add, modify, save, and remove polygon and cloud annotations.

Polygon and cloud shape annotations

PowerPoint Library

Multicolumn support

Preserves multicolumn content when converting a presentation to PDF or image formats.

Preserves multicolumn in PowerPoint to PDF or image conversion

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