Jesse and I would like to thank you all for attending the “Dramatically Improve Your Next XAML Enterprise Application with PivotGrid, Spreadsheet, and Telerik Reporting” webinar. We had a very good turn out and enjoyed the interaction with everyone. As we promised in the webinar, the slides, source code and recorded video are now available for you to explore. If you have any questions, then feel free to email us or send us a tweet. You may also go ahead and download your own copy of the WPF and Silverlight control suite right now.
Just as a friendly reminder, Telerik’s RadControls for WPF/Silverlight and Telerik Reporting are both available as part of the DevCraft Complete Bundle. For the price of two of these products purchased individually, you can have the entire collection!
Can we convert Crystal Reports To Telerik Reports? Yes, we offer a Crystal report converter. Please, review this help article for more information: http://www.telerik.com/help/reporting/faq-available-converters.html
Will these controls work with VS2010 and .NET Framework 4.0? Yes.
Which export formats will be available for saving inside Spreadsheet Control? xlsx, csv and txt.
Are User Defined Functions Supported In The Report Designer? Yes, user defined functions are supported in both Visual Studio and Report Designer. See http://www.telerik.com/help/reporting/expressions-user-functions.html and http://www.telerik.com/help/reporting/standalone-report-designer-extending-configuration.html
Is the example with Telerik Reporting and WPF also possible in Silverlight? Yes, Telerik Reporting has Report Viewers for Silverlight, WPF, WinForms and ASP.NET.
Do you have a "WEB BASED" ad-hoc reporting tool? No, you will need to download the Report Designer and run it from your desktop.
Does WPF Applications work on Windows 8? WPF Applications run only in the Desktop Mode of Windows 8. They will not run on ARM-based devices such as the Surface Slate.
Does these control work with Silverlight? Yes, All of our controls use the same shared code-base.
Given Microsoft is thrashing away SL, do u plan to continue extending and fully supporting your SL controls? Yes, we will continue developing and supporting Silverlight.
Where can I find the Barcode Reader? It is in our Quick Start Framework under Barcode. It is not listed separately.
Can RadDiagram export to PDF? Right now it can export to Image and HTML. You can install a PDF Print Driver and use the built-in print functionality. But it is not natively supported at the moment.
I assume you can use store procedures in Telerik Reporting. Yes, you can!
Does the Barcode control support scanning of barcodes or just producing them? You can create and read them!
Hopefully you’ve seen just how quickly and easily you can use Telerik’s RadControls for Silverlight and WPF in your next application. Also, tell us what you want to see in the future. Whether it is new controls, additional features or content based off of existing controls, drop a comment in this post.
Thanks again for attending and feel free to leave a comment below.
Michael Crump is a Microsoft MVP, Pluralsight and MSDN author as well as an international speaker. He works at Telerik with a focus on everything mobile. You can follow him on Twitter at @mbcrump or keep up with his various blogs by visiting his Telerik Blog or his Personal Blog.
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