With Web.UI 2010, ComponentArt has introduced the ability to quickly apply a pre-built stylized design to UI controls in the form of Themes. This allows developers to concentrate on the functional behavior of the control, as design concerns are essentially...
Posted by hwan
Fri Feb 19, 2010 @ 11:46 AM
A bit of time has passed since we introduced the SOA.UI framework for writing web services that drive the UI. Integration with this elegant framework has become an important part of Web.UI for Silverlight , but our AJAX controls also contain quite a bit...
Posted by milos
Tue Nov 24, 2009 @ 1:04 PM
In the recently published 2009.3 release of Web.UI for AJAX , one of the major enhancements to the ever-popular Grid control (now officially named DataGrid ) is optimized client-side rendering and the addition of a new "ultra-light" rendering...
Fri Nov 20, 2009 @ 8:01 AM
As of version 2009.3, ComponentArt DataGrid for Silverlight has out-of-the-box support for searching and filtering, with all the accompanying UI and API control. To enable filtering through the UI, we set DataGrid's ShowColumnFilters property to true...
Tue Nov 17, 2009 @ 10:51 AM
One can use the Grid's itemBeforeCheckChange and itemBeforeSelect client events to synchronize the state of checkboxes and row selection. Some extra logic is required since checkbox clicks also trigger row selection. I use the load client event is...
Mon Jun 15, 2009 @ 5:00 PM
Having recently released our initial offering of Silverlight controls, we are starting to get a feel for the sorts of issues Silverlight developers commonly encounter in designing and developing their applications. One question which seems to pop up frequently...
Thu May 7, 2009 @ 7:41 AM
Currently the Grid doesn't expose the filtered set of GridItems after a search/filter action, preventing operations from being applied exclusively to that set of rows. Until Grid provides a method to access these, you can build your own set of filtered...
Thu Mar 19, 2009 @ 4:09 PM
Thu Mar 12, 2009 @ 3:19 PM
Now that Web.UI 2008.2 is officially out the door, I can take some time to sit back and reflect on what's been done. There are some great new controls, as usual, and major enhancements to our Grid control. I'm particularly excited about that last...
Tue Sep 23, 2008 @ 11:34 AM
The Web.UI product team has been hard at work on the next major release of ComponentArt's flagship product line. I am pleased to announce that the release of Web.UI 2008.2 is on the horizon and that it will include three new controls, a major Grid...
Posted by miljan
Thu Jul 10, 2008 @ 11:34 AM
Web.UI vNext (preview build included in attached project packages) will include, among other things, a new feature of the CallBack control which will allow it to become extremely useful for integrating AJAX functionality in web applications build on Microsoft’s...
Thu May 1, 2008 @ 11:08 AM
In my previous post , I talked about the web service functionality that's common to all ComponentArt navigation controls. I focused on common features that are present in many different controls, especially in this case, but this approach was unfair...
Wed Apr 23, 2008 @ 10:49 AM
Tue Apr 1, 2008 @ 10:45 AM
ComponentArt Web.UI 2008.1 includes one new addition to the library of controls: Upload . ComponentArt Upload is a file upload control with all the high-end AJAX and client-centric functionality one should expect from a Web.UI control. The control comes...
Fri Mar 28, 2008 @ 5:21 AM
We've been hard at work on Web.UI 2008.1 for a few months now, and I am happy to report that we are rapidly approaching the feature-complete beta milestone for the next major Web.UI release. This means that we are ready to announce what will be included...
Wed Feb 27, 2008 @ 6:19 AM