Essential Studio for WinRT Release Notes

v14.1.0.41
April 05, 2016

DocIO

Features

  • Added support to create and manipulate Character Style in Word document.

Bug Fixes

  • #148757 - List restart numbering is now preserved properly in the generated DOCX document.
  • #148656 - Font properties preservation issue while converting HTML to Word document has been fixed.
  • #149126 - Hyperlink is now preserved properly while opening RTF document.
  • #149172 - Header and Footer is now preserved properly while converting Word document to HTML.
  • #149314 - Argument out of range exception is no longer thrown while saving the Word document.
  • #150546 - MergeField event is now triggered properly while Mail merging.
  • #149496 - Word document layout options are now preserved properly in the generated DOCX document.
  • #149192 - Table border is now preserved properly while converting HTML to Word document.
  • #151035, #151119 - Argument exception (An item with the same key has already been added) is no longer thrown while Mail merging.
  • #150727 - Paragraph border line width preservation issue while converting a particular Word document to HTML and vice versa has been fixed.
  • #150727 - BeforeSpacing and AfterSpacing properties of paragraph formats are now preserved properly while converting a particular HTML file into Word document.
  • #149643, #150727 - Table cell width Preservation issue while converting a particular Word document to HTML has been fixed.
  • #152897 - Number format preservation issue while updating DOCVARIABLE field had been fixed.
  • #152965 - Argument out of range exception is no longer thrown while executing Mail merge.
  • #150209 - Image overlapping issue has been resolved while converting a particular Word document to HTML.
  • #151476 - Argument out of range exception is no longer thrown while opening a particular Word document.
  • #149592 - Text superscript and subscript preservation issue while converting a particular Word document to HTML and vice versa has been fixed.
  • No extra empty paragraph is preserved now at the end of Word document.
  • Object reference exception is no longer thrown while converting RTF to Word document.
  • Argument exception (An item with the same key has already been added) is no longer thrown while opening the Word document with duplicate list styles.
  • Argument exception (An item with the same key has already been added) is no longer thrown while opening the Word document with duplicate character styles.
  • TextBefore and TextAfter properties of merge fields are now preserved properly.

PDF

Features

  • Support for built-in styles in PdfLightTable and PdfGrid has been added.
  • Support for flattening annotations has been added.
  • Support for GS1-128 barcode has been added.
  • Support for adding and editing named destinations has been added.
  • Library has now been optimized for handling very large documents.

Bug Fixes

  • #131177 - Annotation is now properly preserved while importing pages from loaded document.
  • #150635 - Exception is not thrown anymore when loading a particular PDF document.
  • #149811 - Opacity values of annotations are now properly read from existing documents.
  • #149841 - Multiple items can now be selected when using PdfLoadedListBoxField.
  • #149641 - Exception is not thrown anymore while importing existing document pages.
  • #149735 - Exception is not thrown anymore when filling the form fields.
  • #149367 - Location is now properly preserved when drawing the image in the specific PDF document.
  • #149295 - Read-only property of form fields can now be toggled as expected.
  • #149094 - Textbox font is now preserved as expected while flattening the PDF document.
  • #148808, #150061 - Comb of characters are now preserved correctly when flattening the form fields.
  • #148514 - PDF document is not corrupted anymore when drawing string with particular TrueType font.
  • #147786 - PdfLoadedComboBoxFiled does not change to PdfLoadedListBoxField when resaving the PDF document.
  • #148326 - Exception is not thrown anymore when drawing the PdfLightTable.
  • #143809 - Black borders are no longer shown when setting the border width of form fields as zero.
  • #142878 - Exception is not thrown anymore while importing pages of loaded document.
  • #142957 - Application does not hang anymore while drawing text using PdfTextElement.
  • #143205 - Images are replaced properly in the particular PDF document.
  • #140266 - Double quotes are not changed to question mark anymore when flattening form fields.
  • #144761 - Application no longer hangs when generating PDF in multi-threaded environment.
  • Line annotation is properly parsed from existing PDF documents.
  • Text is no longer misplaced when drawing the PdfGrid.
  • Table height is changed as expected when drawing the PdfGrid.
  • File size is reduced as expected after replacing with low quality images.

Predictive Analytics

Feature

* Added experimental support for PMML files generated by SAS for the following models:

  • Association Rules
  • Clustering model
  • Neural network model
  • Regression model
  • Tree model

* Added support to provide input data as “ExpandoObject” and “Dictionary” object in GetResult() method.

* Added support to provide input PMML file as “TextReader” object for PMML Evaluator.

* Added support to perform PMML Schema validation on input PMML.

* Tree model result returns “Predicted node” and “path” ID with predicted result.

* Association rules model result returns “Confidence” value.

SfBusyIndicator

Bug Fixes

  • #149745 - Header will align properly as per HeaderAlignment property

SfCarousel

Features

  • #149947 - Orientation property is added to change the orientation of the carousel items

SfChart

Bug Fixes

  • #151125 - Axis labels are visible properly in DateTimeCategoryAxis now.

  • #150629 - SelectionChanging event will be fired correctly, when deselect the segment.

  • #150593 - Chart series animation working properly, while changing the ItemsSource dynamically.

  • #153218 - ChartAxis’s ControlTemplate updated properly upon dynamic changes.

  • #153794 - Null reference exception no longer thrown, when ChartSeries’s SelectedIndex defined in code behind.

  • #149899 - Legend will be viewed correctly while loading chart inside the Frame control, as its source.

  • #150820 - Zooming toolbar icons are activated properly, while selection zooming done across the chart area.

  • #149982 - Tick lines position aligned properly with respect to the grid lines position, when EdgeLabelDrawingMode property is defined as Fit.

  • #152927 - Chart series are now updated correctly in the sorted order when recursively change the IsSortData and ItemsSource property dynamically.

  • #150660 - AreaSeries with large number of data points can be view clearly in the zoomed state.

Features

  • Implemented the custom cursor support while hover the selectable segments.

  • Implemented the support to align the ChartAxis’s header inside or outside of the chart area, when ShowAxisNextToOrigin is enabled.

  • Provided the support to consider Null value as EmptyPoints.

  • Provided the option to rotate the axis label upon overlapping, in addition with Hide and MultipleRow.

  • Implemented the tooltip support for ChartAdornments.

  • Provided the support to resize the zooming toolbar items(icons) in ZoomPanBehavior.

Breaking Changes

  • Changed the default UI look for CrossHair and Legend.

  • Changed the default value of ExplodeRadius property for Pie and Doughnut series.

  • Null points will be consider as EmptyPoints now.

  • Now the axis labels will rotate with tick lines as its center point.

  • Polar/Radar series will be render in clockwise direction.

SfDataGrid

Feature

  • Support to filter the GridMultiColumnDropDownList column values by Contains option has been provided.

Bug Fixes

  • #150799 - Resizing popup is positioned correctly when resizing the SfDataGrid columns in touch mode.
  • #150799 - Touch resizing is now working properly when set AllowDragging property to false for particular column.

SfDatePicker

Bug Fixes

  • #121649 - SfDatePicker foreground can be disabled when disabling the control

SfDiagram

Features

  • Built-in Basic Shapes support is provided.
  • Absolute and relative position support for Port position is provided.
  • Support to show or hide valid Port based on constraints (InConnect or OutConnect) during runtime connection is provided.
  • Event to notify the object (Node/Connector) intersection support is provided.
  • #152950 - SingleSelectionMode support for Node and Connector is provided.
  • Support to connect nodes though its unique id property instead of the original object is provided.

Bug fixes

  • #150083 - Target decorator is aligned properly when stroke thickness is greater than zero.
  • #153761,#153421 - NodePortViewModel implementation supports the basic interactions.
  • #153421 - NullReferenceException does not occurs while enabling Virtualization.
  • #152934 - Memory will not increase while dropping a node over another node multiple times.

Breaking changes

  • Absolute and relative position of ports is toggled using UnitMode property in earlier versions, now a separate property Displacement is implemented for relative position and existing offset properties are used for absolution position. Hence UnitMode property is no more needed and deprecated.
  • The SymbolSource property of stencil type is changed to object from IEnumerable to provide support to add Node and Connector directly into Stencil.
  • PageSettings.AutoScroll related properties are moved to new ScrollSettings.
  • IGraphInfo.ScrollViewer related properties are moved to new ScrollSettings.

SfNavigationDrawer preview

The NavigationDrawer control is an interactive panel that emerges from the edge of the window and allows you to store content in a hidden panel. You can display the panel by swiping from the left, top, right, and bottom edges of the window.

Key Features

  • Various Slide positions.
  • Efficient transition modes.

SfNumericTextBox

Bug Fixes

  • #150917 - Numbers will enter properly while typing numbers from AZERTY hardware keyboard / On-Screen Keyboard

SfPdfViewerControl

Bug Fixes

  • #147565 - Thumbnail view is not working as expected when setting the page view from code-behind.

SfReportViewer

Bug Fixes

  • #149576 - Now, CountRows expression can be used with arguments.

SfRichTextBoxAdv

Bug Fixes

  • RequestNavigate event is now raised properly while tapping or clicking hyperlink.
  • #150902 - Added event to notify the document change in SfRichTextBoxAdv control.
  • #151367 - Now URL text is converted to hyperlink on pressing space or enter key immediately after URL text.
  • #153178 - White space characters inside and outside of PRE tag are now preserved properly while opening HTML.
  • #153660 - Last searched text is now preserved in the search text box, on closing the search dialog and initiating search again.
  • #153335, #153655 - Now selection can be expanded by dragging both the grippers using Windows touch interactions.
  • #153925 - Null reference exception is no longer thrown while placing mouse pointer below the last line and right clicking in continuous layout type.
  • #153660 - Improved performance while inserting table with maximum rows.
  • #153606 - Merge fields are now preserved properly on opening and saving Word documents.

SfSchedule

Bug Fixes

  • #151054, #151371 - SfSchedule selected time issue in SelectedDate of ScheduleDoubleTapped event, when setting TimeInterval property is fixed.
  • #148986 - StartTime and EndTime of an appointment is wrongly set, when loading appointment data from local DB has been fixed.
  • #141604 - Memory leaks in schedule when navigation multiple time schedule page to another page in Sample browser has been optimized.

SfTreeMap

Bug Fixes

  • #153003 - SelectionChanged event not firing issue has been fixed.
  • #153005 - Unspecified exception while adding SfTreeMap in ScrollViewer issue has been fixed.

XlsIO

Features

  • #112832 - Controlled styles duplication while copying.
  • #112832 - Removed unused styles from workbook.
  • #141981 - Provided support to convert TSV to Excel and vice versa.

Bug fixes

  • #148923 - ActiveSheet.Select property selects the proper sheet now.
  • #148566 - Overflow exception thrown when form’s offset exceeds Int32.MaxValue is resolved.
  • #151608 - File corruption issue while creating pivot table with duplicate column names is fixed.
  • #149398 - MissingManifestResourceException thrown while opening an Excel file is fixed.
  • #149334 - List validation is updated properly while inserting column in Excel 97-2003 file.
  • #150945 - Argument out of range exception is no longer thrown while converting an Excel file with pivot table.
  • #147676 - Parameter invalid exception is no longer thrown while saving image in workbook.
  • #151492 - Shape’s left and top positions changed while setting ColumnWidth property is fixed.
  • #153332 - PivotOption16 chart element is preserved now.
  • #149568 - Opening a workbook in XlsIO will no longer take long time.
  • #150169 - File corruption issue if the cell contains NaN is fixed.
  • #143201 - Null reference exception is no longer thrown while resaving merged workbooks with Conditional Formats and Tables.
  • #150100 - ArgumentNullException is no longer thrown when empty password is given for an unprotected workbook.
  • #150712 - Exception is no longer thrown while parsing a formula which contains single quote.
  • #149405, #152732, #153311 - File with an image is no longer corrupted when opening the file in Excel 2007.
  • #149387 - ArgumentException thrown while serializing character “:” in VML shape is fixed.
  • #149074 - Font record of legend is preserved properly while resaving an Excel 97-2003 file.
  • #148028 - Rendering raw rich text markup to cell is resolved.
  • #147880 - Formatting error is no longer thrown while resaving an Excel file in *.XLS format.
  • #147447 - Chart gridline with gradient colors is preserved while resaving an Excel 97-2003 file.
  • #150311 - Custom date is detected while exporting CSV file into DataTable.
  • #121597, #149385 - ColumnWidth is no longer incorrect in *.XLSM file.
  • #144703 - Deleting columns with conditional formats is properly removed.
  • #151231 - Null reference exception is no longer thrown while opening a particular Excel file which contains chart with data points.
  • #153378 - Comma missed in DisplayText is fixed.
  • #153378, #153507 - Format is no longer changed to currency after applying long date or time and editing the cell’s number format.
  • #148557 - Conditional format address is updated properly.