With this release, we have added the ability to specify different dxForm widget layouts for multiple screen resolutions.
In addition, our HTML5 Data Grid widget now includes the following options for small screens:
- Expand and collapse groups using a mouse click or a tap.
- Group rows using a context menu.
- Select columns using check boxes displayed within the column chooser.
AngularJS 2.0 Support (CTP)
DevExtreme editors can now work as Angular 2 components.
ASP.NET MVC Wrappers (CTP)
v16.1 introduces DevExtreme ASP.NET MVC Wrappers, which allow ASP.NET developers use DevExtreme HTML5 widgets in MVC applications using Razor C# code syntax.
Our HTML5 Generic Theme is now visually-compatible with the Bootstrap framework.
The DevExtreme Theme Builder allows you to create a custom DevExtreme theme based on a custom Bootstrap theme.
v16.1 ships with our new HTML5 TreeMap widget so you can quickly visualize flat or hierarchical data using nested rectangles that are sized and ordered by a quantitative variable.
Our HTML5 Data Visualization widgets now provide built-in client-side export and printing support. Features include:
- Export to PNG, JPEG, GIF, SVG and PDF
- Customizable menu
With this release, you can use small modules and load only the required functionality. Modules can be attached to your application using one of the following ways:
DevExtreme v16.1 now includes a method that simplifies integration of our HTML5 Chart widgets with our HTML5 Pivot Grid.
Your end-user can now modify summary type at runtime using the HTML5 Pivot Grid's context menu.
The DevExpress HTML5 Pivot Grid now includes a tree layout mode. Use it when you want to maximize the use of screen real-estate within your web app.
You can now create a compact representation of appointments/events with the use of the HTML5 Scheduling widget's Agenda View.
Our HTML5 Scheduler now offers a Timeline Month View.
You can now select multiple cells via the mouse or keyboard and create an appointment based on selected cells when using our HTML5 Scheduling widget.
Visual Studio Integration
With the deprecation of the "cordova-wp8" platform, Apache Cordova released and currently maintains the "cordova-windows" platform that supports Windows 8, 8.1 and 10. DevExtreme projects have been updated to support these changes.
The Web API OData Service project template gives you the ability to include OAuth authentication to your service.
If you create a multi-channel application project in the same solution as the Web API service supporting authentication, account views are automatically added to the multi-channel application project.
v16.1 includes a new DevExtreme project template based on WebAPI back-end.
The SelectBox widget supports value completion, which is applied upon TAB key press. Set the searchMode option to 'startswith' to enable autocompletion.
- You can now select multiple items without reopening the tag-box.
- The TagBox widget supports a single-line mode. All selected tags are displayed in a single line and can be scrolled horizontally.
- You can now navigate through selected tags and remove them using the keyboard.
- Value completion. Press TAB to apply the suggested value.
With v16.1, DevExtreme libraries are also shipped as NPM packages.
With this release, we no longer support Internet Explorer 8 (IE8).
With v16.1, DevExtreme supports jQuery Globalize version 1.X, which provides access to an always up-to-date, modular and simple i18n library.
Learn More Details
To learn detailed information on new features and resolved issued, refer to the What’s New in 16.1 list.