Essential Studio for Xamarin.Android Release Notes

April 5, 2016


Bug Fixes

  • #151162 - Keyboard issues while scrolling the suggestion filter box has been fixed.


Bug Fixes

  • SfBarcode elements density issue has been fixed.


Bug Fixes

  • #149564 - Control display issue with dimensions while loading has been fixed.

SfCarousel Preview

The SfCarousel control allows navigating through images in an interactive way so that they can be viewed or selected. Item arrangement and animation speed can be fully customized in the UI.

Key Features

  • Easy way to customize its item arrangement using API



  • Now chart supports series animation.

  • New Radar & Polar chart have been added.

  • EdgeLabelsVisibilityMode property has been added to control the visibility of edge labels in axis


Bug Fixes

  • SfCircularGauge elements density issue has been fixed.



  • Support for swiping grid rows has been provided.
  • #149734 - Extensibility to apply multiple selection color for the selected rows has been provided.
  • #149734 - Support for animating the selected row has been provided.
  • #148058, 149734 - Support for LongPress event has been provided.
  • #147329 - Support to select a row while clicking the row header has been provided.
  • #151059, #F122085 - Support for loading template in header cells has been provided.

Bug fixes

  • #150574, #149452 - Exception when quickly tapping multiple rows simultaneously has been fixed.
  • #150088 - ScrollView layouts wrongly when adding views above the SfDataGrid has been fixed.
  • #152740 - SfDataGrid crashes when it is disposed using a non-UI thread before the scrolling gets completed has been fixed.
  • # 153190 - Selection of programmatically selected rows gets cleared when selecting other rows in run time has been fixed.
  • # 153028 - Horizontal Scrolling is not very fluid while doing calculation in custom GridCell’s OnDraw override has been fixed.

SfNumericUpDown Preview

The SfNumericUpDown control provides up and down repeat buttons to increase and decrease values. The control respects UI culture and can be configured to display different formats like currency, scientific, etc.

Key Features

  • Number Formatting
  • Watermark
  • Globalization


Bug Fixes

  • #151127 - Step frequency property issue has been fixed.

SfRotator Preview

The SfRotator control allows interactive navigation through images to view or select them. It provides various navigation options like swiping, autoplay, and tapping preview thumbnails or dots.

Key Features

  • Dots and Thumbnail navigation modes.
  • Various navigation strip positions.
  • AutoPlay and items looping support.

SfSchedule Preview

Bug Fixes

  • #149802 - View scrolled on tapping Appointment issue has been fixed.
  • #149802 - Horizontal swiping has been improved now.
  • SfSchedule elements density issue has been fixed.