• .NET

    Extending the functionality of RadControls with Attached Properties

    Every developer has found him or herself in the situation where a control is missing the one feature that would be perfect in a specific situation or they would love to have a slightly different behavior of an existing feature. This is where attached properties come in handy. Attached properties could be used to extend the functionality of a control with very little implementation on our side. In this blog post I will demonstrate how to implement some basic attached properties in specific scenarios to extend the functionality of a WPF / Silverlight control.
  • .NET

    Introducing RadPivotGrid for WPF/Silverlight

    We are extremely excited to present the new RadPivotGrid control in our SL/WPF suite which we sometimes refer as the “missing link” between the standard data grids and full-blown interactive business reporting solution. And all this functionality is now just a toolbox-click away from your apps. We promise - if the world does not end today, you will be wondering how you have developed your business apps without this component before. What’s the best about it however is that your end-users will simply love it – the Pivot Grid provides UI very similar to the well-known MS Excel counterpart. RadPivotGrid for WPF/Silverlight is still beta, but it already has a list of great features.
    December 21, 2012
  • .NET

    Extended Date/Time input with RadControls for Windows 8 Q3 2012 SP1

    We are happy to announce the Service Pack 1 release of our RadControls for Windows 8 suite. Along with the numerous bug fixes and improvements we have also implemented two highly requested new features for our Date/Time Picker components, available both for the XAML and HTML parts of the suite.
    December 06, 2012
  • .NET

    Introducing revamped ChartDataSource for WPF and Silverlight

    It is only a few days since the 2012 Q3 release of RadControls for Silverlight and WPF and we have something new to show you. Here in Telerik we really appreciate feedback from you, the customer. Following this feedback we revamped our ChartDataSource to include the most desired features and we also significantly improved performance. Let’s start with a few words on the ChartDataSource itself. If you are familiar with it you can safely skip this section and move directly to the goodies. The ChartDataSource is a companion control, designed to work together with our new charting solution –...
    November 01, 2012
  • .NET

    Q3 2012 for RadControls for WPF and Silverlight are alive and kicking

    I will never get tired (just like our fabulous and restless XAML teams) of announcing new and exciting additions to our WPF and Silverlight suites. We’ve had 4 very dynamic months to prepare our Q3 2012 release and give to you a lot of new features. In a nutshell – we are delivering CodedUI test support for our WPF controls, a new touch-enabled theme named Windows8Touch, VS 2012 operational and UX compatibility, the beta version of our RadPivotGrid, and the official versions of three components – RadGanttView, RadAutoCompleteBox and RadHeatmap. Now, please keep on reading for some more details and a...