Autumn is here and we are ready to harvest the crops with the new impressive R3 2019 release for Telerik UI for WinForms. I am very thrilled to announce that it comes fully packed with a new web cam control, a sparkline control for representing information graphics, ‘paste as’ options in RadRichtextEditor, improved file dialogs facing a newly designed breadcrumb and a bunch of fixes polishing the quality of the existing arsenal of WinForms controls.
Let’s take a closer look at each new control and features that R3 2019 offers:
RadWebCam allows you to display the stream provided by a web camera device. You can easily start recording or take snapshots of the stream and save it to a file. It is quite suitable for taking pictures for passport services or just for your gym subscription card.
Here are the key features that WebCam control for WinForms offers:
RadSparkline is mainly used to outline trends, however, it is very flexible in terms of data points generation and can contain from just a few points, to as many as thousands of data points. It is lightweight and characterized with excellent performance. Sparkline comes with:
Last, but not least RadGridView features a GridViewSparklineColumn allowing a sparkline chart to be displayed in the grid cells:
Improved File Dialogs facing a newly designed RadBreadCrumb
R3 2019 further enhances the recently released File Dialog controls with the following features.
‘Paste As’ options in RadRichTextEditor
Similar to MS Word, RadRichTextEditor introduces different options for pasting: keep formatting, merge formatting, use destination styles. When you paste text into the document, a ‘Paste Options’ menu will pop up allowing you to decide whether to preserve the look of the original text or change the formatting so that it matches the surrounding text:
Try it out and share your feedback
You can learn more about Telerik UI for WinForms via the product page. It comes with a 30-day free trial, giving you some time to explore the toolkit and consider using it for your current or upcoming WinForms development.We would love to hear what you think, so should you have any questions and/or comments, please share them to our Feedback Portal or in the comment section below.
Desislava Yordanova is currently a Senior Technical Support Engineer in the Telerik UI for WinForms team. She joined the company in 2013 after graduating from Telerik Academy. Desislava holds a master’s degree in Computer Systems and Technologies from the Technical University in Sofia. Apart from her job, she is keen on snowboarding and travelling. You can find Desislava on LinkedIn.
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