Welcome to Exontrol

Exontrol is devoted to create innovative user interface components for Windows applications, on /COM, /NET or /WPF platforms, since 1999. "eXontrol" comes from e(s)pecial (c)ontrol, where sc makes the X. Software development never stops. Neither do we. Our components are and will continue to be cutting edge development tools that adapt to the needs of our customers and to the changing software development environment. On this site you find components/tools/products/samples that are used in programming languages such as VB, VB.NET, VBA, C++, C#, X++, VFP, Access, Excel, Word, HTML, Delphi, Smalltalk, uniPaas (eDeveloper), Clarion, Dynamics AX, Dynamics NAV, xBasic, Visual Objects, Visual Dataflex, PowerBuilder, LabVIEW, Xbase++, AutoIt, Power++, FORTH, and so on...

changes and additions for 2010, so far

12-28-2010 ExCalc, 2.0.0.1
*Added: Shadow-Border effect for the drop down calculator component.
*Added: Applies the default visual appearance for drop down button.
*Added: Shows the default visual appearance for the control's border for the drop down version.
*Added: Ensures that the drop down portion of the control fits one of the active monitors.
12-28-2010 ExCalcEdit, 2.0.0.1
*Added: Compatible with the Data Execution Prevention (DEP)
*Added: 64-bit support.
*Fixed: Any 0 after decimal separator is ignored
*Fixed: The MDI form requires an extra click to activate it, once a modeless dialog is closed. The dialog contains a VB6 UserControl that hosts the control. ATL3.0 BUG
12-21-2010 ExPropertiesList, 5.2.0.9
*NEW: Inheritance for HTML attributes on multiple line ( for instance, the < b > is inherited on multiple lines, until the < /b > tag is found)
*NEW: The < font > or < img > can change the height of the HTML line, so HTML captions can display lines with different heights.
*Added: The HTML captions allow using not-nested elements to be used. (for instance the sequence "< b >1< s >23< /b >4< /s>" displays 123 in bold while the 234 are shown in strikeout )
*Added: The < c > HTML tag centers the line. Simiar with < r > HTML tag.
12-16-2010 ExGrid, 5.1.0.6
*NEW: ConditionalFormat objects support operations with strings and dates, not only numbers
*Added: ConditionalFormat.Expression property supports new functions for numbers as: int, round, floor, abs
*Added: ConditionalFormat.Expression property supports new functions for strings as: startwith, endwith, contains, len, lower, upper, proper. The + operator concatenates two strings.
*Added: ConditionalFormat.Expression property supports new functions for dates as: year, month, day, yearday, weekday, hour, min, sec, shortdate, longdate, time
*Added: ConditionalFormat.Expression property supports other conversion functions such as str, dbl, date
12-16-2010 ExCalendar, 5.2.0.2
*NEW: Ability to specify any COLOR for the control's frame/border/appearance if using EBN objects.
*Added: The Appearance property may specify any color to apply the EBN object to define the control's border. In other words, you can define the color and the visual aspect of the control's border/appearance.
*Added: The Background(exToolTipAppearance) property may specify any color to apply to tooltip's EBN so the control's tooltip can be shown using different colors.
*Fixed: The GDI resources leaks when using several disabled dates.
12-13-2010 ExG2antt, 5.0.0.6
*Added: The filter on type operation is called after a half of a second once the last character is typed, to avoid calling filterting too maby times
*Added: The FilterChaning event is called before applying the filter, so you can count the time to filter the items.
*Added: Increases significantly the speed to filter items using the * (any character) pattern ( FilterOnType )
*Added: Improves the performances when parsing the HTML formats.
*Fixed: The Items.CellValueToItemBar property has no effect in the /NET, /WPF version
12-13-2010 ExEdit, 6.0.0.2
*NEW: Ability to specify any COLOR for the control's frame/border/appearance if using EBN objects.
*Added: The Appearance property may specify any color to apply the EBN object to define the control's border. In other words, you can define the color and the visual aspect of the control's border/appearance.
*Added: The Background(exToolTipAppearance) property may specify any color to apply to tooltip's EBN so the control's tooltip can be shown using different colors.
12-09-2010 ExplorerTree, 5.0.1.3
*NEW: VisualAppearance.Add reads EBN files from byte[] or safe arrays of VT_I1 or VT_UI1. In other words, you can add EBN files directly to resources and use them as .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.My.Resources.EBN) for vb/net or .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.Properties.Resources.EBN) for c#, where the ID is the new identifier to be added, and the EBN is the identifier in the resource for the EBN file.
*Added: Changing the way the colors are being applied to EBN objects.
*Fixed: The mouse or key events could be fired while user scrolls the control's content.
*Fixed: The Group.Items.RemoveAllItems method is safe to be called during an event.
12-09-2010 ExComboBox, 5.0.1.2
*Added: (globbing) The filter allows using [] for group of characters. The "[CB]at" matches Cat or Bat but not cat or mat.
*Fixed: The control looks for the first match instead looking for all possibilities, if the pattern contains more than one * character (any)
*Fixed: The filter is not showing any object, if it contains more than one pattern.
*Fixed: Removes the Scroll event definition from the /NET assembly.
12-06-2010 ExShellView, 3.0.0.8
*Added: CancelObjectSelect method cancels selecting the object being double clicked. For instance, you can prevent opening the zip files, when user double click or press ENTER. This method has effect during the ObjectSelect event.
*Added: Ability to explore the shortcuts/shell links within the control.
*Fixed: Focuses the /NET assembly when using the keyboard/TAB navigation
*Fixed: Prevents using the backspace to navigate up to the desktop folder
12-06-2010 ExFolderView, 3.0.0.4
*Added: Enables hot tracking in the control.
*Fixed: By default, the Appearance property of the /NET assembly is set on Flat.
*Fixed: Loading folders list on computers with more shared folders takes longer timer then on machines with no shared folders.
12-03-2010 ExTree, 5.0.1.7
*Added: The Background(exDragDropList...) may be called during the OLEDragOver event to specify the image on the item from the cursor while drag and drop operation is performed.
*Fixed: Displays the first line of the HTML text, if it does not fit entirely the field
*Fixed: Ignores the <br> or carriage return sequences in HTML text, if the SingleLine property is True
*Fixed: The computed field result can not be get using the Items.CellCaption property.
12-03-2010 ExList, 6.0.0.2
*Added: FilterBarPrompt property specifies the HTML caption to be displayed when the filter pattern is missing.
*Added: FilterBarPromptColumns property specifies the list of columns to be used when filtering using the prompt. By default, the filter prompt uses all columns.
*Added: FilterBarPromptPattern property specifies the pattern for the filter prompt.
11-29-2010 ExGrid, 5.1.0.5
*Added: Immediate if conditional statement for Column.ComputedField or ConditionalFormat.Expression properties ie len %0 = 0 ? "empty" else %0 displays empty string for empty cells!
*Added: Support for variables for reducing computations during Column.ComputedField or ConditionalFormat.Expression properties, ie 0:=value, means value stored to the variable 0, and =:0 means gets the value of the variable 0
*Added: mod operator divides two numbers and returns only the remainder. This is valid for computed, conditional expressions.
*Fixed: The control fails when no match is found, if the ExpandOnSearch property is True and custom filtering is performed during keys events ( call ApplyFilter during the KeyPress event ).
11-29-2010 ExGantt, 5.1.0.3
*Added: The Items.RemoveBar(0, Key) removes all bars with specified key from all items.
*Added: The Items.ClearBars(0) removes all bars for all items.
*Added: The Items.ItemBar(0,Key,Property) = Value property changes the property of giving bar in all items ( all bars with the same key )
11-24-2010 ExOrgChart, 5.2.0.1
*Fixed: The direction of the arrow is linear if the node being linked are on the same horizontal or vertical position, and Node.LinkToRound property is True
*Fixed: Removes the Scroll event definition from the /NET assembly.
*Fixed: The MDI form requires an extra click to activate it, once a modeless dialog is closed. The dialog contains a VB6 UserControl that hosts the control. ATL3.0 BUG
11-24-2010 ExG2antt, 5.0.0.5
*NEW: Ability to format cells using predefined functions as currency, short date, long date and other several options, including HTML formatting
*Added: Column.FormatColumn property formats the cell's value based on the specified formula and displays the result on the cell. For instance the "len(value) ? currency(value) else ``" displays the column using the current format for currencies, for all cells that actually contains any data
*Added: Immediate if conditional statement for Column.ComputedField or ConditionalFormat.Expression properties ie len %0 = 0 ? "empty" else %0 displays empty string for empty cells!
*Added: Support for variables for reducing computations during Column.ComputedField as ConditionalFormat.Expression properties, ie 0:=value, meanse value stored to the variable 0, and =:0 means gets the value of the variable 0
*Added: The Items.ItemBar(exBarTransparent) controls the bar's transparency while overlaying, if the Bar.Overlaid(exOverlaidBarsTransparent) property is 0 ( Bar.OverlaidType property is different than exOverlaidBarsNone).
11-22-2010 ExPropertiesList, 5.2.0.8
*NEW: VisualAppearance.Add reads EBN files from byte[] or safe arrays of VT_I1 or VT_UI1. In other words, you can add EBN files directly to resources and use them as .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.My.Resources.EBN) for vb/net or .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.Properties.Resources.EBN) for c#, where the ID is the new identifier to be added, and the EBN is the identifier in the resource for the EBN file.
*Added: Changing the way the colors are being applied to EBN objects.
*Fixed: Printing the control with thousand of EBN objects may increase the GDI handles indefinitely.
11-22-2010 ExG2antt, 5.0.0.4
*NEW: Computed fields supports operations with numbers, strings and dates.
*Added: Computed fields supports new functions for numbers as: int, round, floor, abs
*Added: Computed fields supports new functions for strings as: startwith, endwith, contains, len, lower, upper, proper. The + operator concaternates two strings.
*Added: Computed fields supports new functions for dates as: year, month, day, yearday, weekday, hour, min, sec, shortdate, longdate, time
*Added: Computed fields supports other conversion functions such as str, dbl, date
11-17-2010 ExRolList, 6.0.0.1
*NEW: Inheritance for HTML attributes on multiple line ( for instance, the < b > is inherited on multiple lines, until the < /b > tag is found)
*NEW: The < font > or < img > can change the height of the HTML line, so HTML captions can display lines with different heights.
*Added: The HTML captions allow using not-nested elements to be used. (for instance the sequence "< b >1< s >23< /b >4< /s>" displays 123 in bold while the 234 are shown in strikeout )
*Added: The < c > HTML tag centers the line. Similar with < r > HTML tag.
11-17-2010 ExLabel, 5.0.0.2
*NEW: Ability to specify any COLOR for the control's frame/border/appearance if using EBN objects.
*Added: The Appearance property may specify any color to apply the EBN object to define the control's border. In other words, you can define the color and the visual aspect of the control's border/appearance.
*Added: The Background(exToolTipAppearance) property may specify any color to apply to tooltip's EBN so the control's tooltip can be shown using different colors.
11-15-2010 ExCalendar, 5.2.0.1
*NEW: VisualAppearance.Add reads EBN files from byte[] or safe arrays of VT_I1 or VT_UI1. In other words, you can add EBN files directly to resources and use them as .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.My.Resources.EBN) for vb/net or .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.Properties.Resources.EBN) for c#, where the ID is the new identifier to be added, and the EBN is the identifier in the resource for the EBN file.
*NEW: Ability to specify ANY color to an EBN object, so you can use one EBN object to display it in any nuance, without embossing the shape and look of the EBN ( including transparent regions, and so on )
*Added: Significant improvements for control's performance while using a large number of EBN objects.
*Added: The EBN can be displayed using ANY color ( not only FF for rgb ). For instance, 0x1A88A5D indicates that EBN with the identifier 1 is displaying in Air Force blue color (#5D8AA8).
11-15-2010 ExStatusBar, 5.0.0.1
*NEW: Ability to specify ANY color to an EBN object, so you can use one EBN object to display it in any nuance, without embossing the shape and look of the EBN ( including transparent regions, and so on )
*Added: Significant improvements for control's performance while using a large number of EBN objects.
*Added: The EBN can be displayed using ANY color ( not only FF for rgb ). For instance, 0x1A88A5D indicates that EBN with the identifier 1 is displaying in Air Force blue color (#5D8AA8).
11-11-2010 ExListBar, 5.2.0.2
*NEW: Ability to specify any COLOR for the control's frame/border/appearance if using EBN objects.
*Added: The Appearance property may specify any color to apply the EBN object to define the control's border. In other words, you can define the color and the visual aspect of the control's border/appearance.
*Added: The Background(exToolTipAppearance) property may specify any color to apply to tooltip's EBN so the control's tooltip can be shown using different colors.
11-11-2010 ExSlider, 5.0.0.1
*NEW: Ability to specify ANY color to an EBN object, so you can use one EBN object to display it in any nuance, without embossing the shape and look of the EBN ( including transparent regions, and so on )
*Added: The HTML captions handles the glyph characters as follows: &amp ( & ), &lt ( < ), &gt ( > ), &qout ( " ), &#number. For instance, the &#8364 displays the EUR character, in UNICODE configuration. The & ampersand is only recognized as markup when it is followed by a known letter or a `#' and a digit.
*Added: Significant improvements for control's performance while using a large number of EBN objects.
*Added: The EBN can be displayed using ANY color ( not only FF for rgb ). For instance, 0x1A88A5D indicates that EBN with the identifier 1 is displaying in Air Force blue color (#5D8AA8).
11-08-2010 ExScrollBar, 5.0.0.1
*NEW: Ability to specify ANY color to an EBN object, so you can use one EBN object to display it in any nuance, without embossing the shape and look of the EBN ( including transparent regions, and so on )
*Added: Significant improvements for control's performance while using a large number of EBN objects.
*Added: The EBN can be displayed using ANY color ( not only FF for rgb ). For instance, 0x1A88A5D indicates that EBN with the identifier 1 is displaying in Air Force blue color (#5D8AA8).
11-08-2010 ExToolTip, 3.0.0.3
*NEW: PNG support for picture properties.
*Added: PNG, TIFF, EXIF or WMF image format support.
*Added: TransparencyInside property specifies the inside tooltip's transparency.
11-01-2010 ExG2antt, 5.0.0.3
*NEW: ConditionalFormat objects support operations with strings and dates, not only numbers
*Added: ConditionalFormat.Expression property supports new functions for numbers as: int, round, floor, abs
*Added: ConditionalFormat.Expression property supports new functions for strings as: startwith, endwith, contains, len, lower, upper, proper. The + operator concaternates two strings.
*Added: ConditionalFormat.Expression property supports new functions for dates as: year, month, day, yearday, weekday, hour, min, sec, shortdate, longdate, time
*Added: ConditionalFormat.Expression property supports other conversion functions such as str, dbl, date
*Fixed: The control fails when no match is found, if the ExpandOnSearch property is True and custom filtering is performed during keys events ( call ApplyFilter during the KeyPress event ).
11-01-2010 ExGantt, 5.1.0.2
*Added: Draws bars using gradient colors specified by the Bar.StartColor and Bar.EndColor properties, if the Bar.Pattern property is exPatternBox.
*Added: The Template feature supports hexa values being specified using format 0x prefix.
*Fixed: The 64-bit version of the control fires "System.AccessViolationException: Attempted to read or write protected memory. This is often an indication that other memory is corrupt" when user tries to resizes a column by clicking the control's header.
10-27-2010 ExplorerTree, 5.0.1.2
*NEW: Ability to specify the style of the control's gridlines horizontal or vertical
*Added: Group.GridLineStyle property specifies the style for the gridlines being shown in the group.
*Fixed: Rarely, right clicking while dragging the thumb ( left button is still pressed ) of the scroll bar fires an access violation.
*Fixed: The user is not able to resize the columns if "Switch primary and secondary buttons" is checked.
10-27-2010 ExplorerBar, 5.2.0.2
*NEW: Ability to specify any COLOR for the control's frame/border/appearance if using EBN objects.
*Added: The Appearance property may specify any color to apply the EBN object to define the control's border. In other words, you can define the color and the visual aspect of the control's border/appearance.
*Added: The Background(exToolTipAppearance) property may specify any color to apply to tooltip's EBN so the control's tooltip can be shown using different colors.
*Added: Displays the group's shortcut when it contains no img tags, and the shortcut bar is collapsed.
*Fixed: The <br> HTML tag does not break group's caption.
10-25-2010 ExFileView, 6.0.0.1
*NEW: Ability to specify ANY color to an EBN object, so you can use one EBN object to display it in any nuance, without embossing the shape and look of the EBN ( including transparent regions, and so on )
*Added: Significant improvements for control's performance while using a large number of EBN objects.
*Added: The EBN can be displayed using ANY color ( not only FF for rgb ). For instance, 0x1A88A5D indicates that EBN with the identifier 1 is displaying in Air Force blue color (#5D8AA8).
*Fixed: Printing the control with thousand of EBN objects may increase the GDI handles indefinitely.
10-25-2010 ExEdit, 6.0.0.1
*NEW: Ability to specify ANY color to an EBN object, so you can use one EBN object to display it in any nuance, without embossing the shape and look of the EBN ( including transparent regions, and so on )
*Added: Significant improvements for control's performance while using a large number of EBN objects.
*Added: The EBN can be displayed using ANY color ( not only FF for rgb ). For instance, 0x1A88A5D indicates that EBN with the identifier 1 is displaying in Air Force blue color (#5D8AA8).
10-20-2010 ExPropertiesList, 5.2.0.7
*Added: SliderTickFrequency property returns or sets a value that indicates the ratio of ticks on the slider control.
*Fixed: The EditProperty type may not recognize the correct definition for properties with multiple parameters.
*Fixed: The scroll bar's thumb position is not updated while scrolling using the mouse.
10-20-2010 ExHelper, 6.1.0.2
*Added: Add enumeration values of the object being inspected in the editor's context drop down list ( CTRL + SPACE ) , so you can get the value in the x-script editor.
*Fixed: Double or float values are using wrong conversion function in C++ and X++
*Fixed: Prevents parsing the lines from // which indicates starting a single line comment, in the x-script language.
10-18-2010 ExG2antt, 5.0.0.2
*Added: ChartStartChanging event notifies your application that the user is about to change the chart, as adding a new bar, or resizing a bar
*Added: ChartEndChanging event notifies your application that the user created, moved or resized a bar.
*Added: Chart.DateTickerLabel property specifies the label of the ticker to be shown while the DrawDateTicker property is True, and the user creates, moves or resizes a bar.
*Added: If the Chart.DrawDateTicker property is True, the chart displays the size and the position of the item being moved or resized.
10-18-2010 ExList, 6.0.0.1
*NEW: Filter Prompt support ( The filter prompt feature allows you to filter the items as you type while the filter bar is visible on the bottom part of the list area )
*Added: FilterBarPromptVisible property shows or hides the filter prompt
*Added: FilterBarPromptType property specifies the type of the filter prompt
*Fixed: Keeps the focused item on the previously selected if it is still visible, after applying the filter.
10-13-2010 ExTree, 5.0.1.6
*Added: The Background(exDragDropAlign) specifies the alignment of the drag and drop image relative to the cursor.
*Added: Updates the first day of the week as your regional settings, when selecting a range of dates in the control's filter bar. ( Column.DisplayFilterDate )
*Fixed: Avoids clearing the filter pattern in the Filter For field, if the user presses the Up or Down keys ( Column.FilterOnType )
*Fixed: Closes the filter when the user presses the Up, Down or Enter key ( Column.FilterOnType )
10-13-2010 ExGantt, 5.1.0.1
*Added: 64-bit support
*Added: Updates the visual aspect of the control's tooltip based on the current theme, if active, and not using EBN object for its appearance.
*Fixed: The /NET assembly shows a black frame when the parent form changes its parent using the MDIParent property.
*Fixed: The EnsureVisibleColumn method ensures that the column fits the control's client area instead the column's list area ( the control's area without the chart's area ).
10-11-2010 ExGrid, 5.1.0.4
*NEW: Ability to format cells using predefined functions as currency, short date, long date and other several options, including HTML formatting
*Added: Column.FormatColumn property formats the cell's value based on the specified formula and displays the result on the cell. For instance the "len(value) ? currency(value) else ``" displays the column using the current format for currencies, for all cells that actually contains any data
*Fixed: If the Column.FilterOnType property is True, the filter is applied twice so the time is doubled.
*Fixed: In the /NET Assembly, the Column.FilterType property always retrieves exAll.
10-11-2010 ExOrgChart, 5.1.0.9
*Fixed: Shows nicely the direction (arrow) of the link/linkto if the line is larger.
*Fixed: Adjusts the size of the arrows based on the size of the links.
*Fixed: The PenWidthLink, PenWidthLinkAssistant and PenWidthLinkTo properties area always greater than 1
10-07-2010 ExComboBox, 5.1.0.1
*Added: The UIVisualThemeEnum.exBorderVisualTheme specifies whether the control's border is shown based on the current theme.
*Added: Changing the way the colors are being applied to EBN objects.
*Fixed: The Items.RemoveAllItems method is safe to be called during an event.
*Fixed: The MDI form requires an extra click to activate it, once a modeless dialog is closed. The dialog contains a VB6 UserControl that hosts the control. ATL3.0 BUG
10-07-2010 EXMLGrid, 5.0.0.4
*Added: EditorOptionEnum.exSliderTickFrequency options gets or sets the interval between tick marks slider types.
*Fixed: The user ca not change the node's slider if "Switch primary and secondary buttons" is checked.
*Fixed: The scroll bar's thumb position is not updated while scrolling using the mouse.
10-04-2010 ExHelper, 6.1.0.1
*Added: Support for X++ programming language ( Microsoft Dynamics AX - Axapta ) Here's a list of FAQ that you may want to check
*Fixed: Prevents declaring parameters of the events as local variables, in the event code.
*Fixed: Generates by ref keyword parameters passed by reference for stock events, such as KeyDown, ...
*Fixed: The name of the component for generated C#/VB/NET language includes a space after ex.

Currently, the eXHelper tool can generates source code for: VBA, VB6, VB.NET, VB.NET for COM, VFP 6,VFP 9, C++, C#, C# for /COM, X++ (Dynamics Ax 2009), Delphi 8 (. NET only) and Delphi (standard)

10-01-2010 ExG2antt, 5.0.0.1
*NEW: Ability to magnify only a portion of the chart, and the rest stay unchanged ie shows hours of selected day
*Added: Chart.AllowInsideZoom property specifies whether the chart may display magnified portions of the chart.
*Added: Chart.AllowResizeInsideZoom property specifies whether the user can resize the inside zoom at runtime.
*Added: Chart.InsideZoomOnDblClick property gets or sets a value that indicates whether a portion of the chart is magnified or zoomed when the user double click a date.
*Added: InsideZoom(Date) event notifies your application once a date gets magnified.
*Fixed: The non-working hours are not shown if the Chart.NonworkingHours property is 0, and the Chart.NonworkingDays property is not 0.
10-01-2010 ExShellView, 3.0.0.7
*Added: The Refresh method is called automatically if the ModifyFlagStyle or ViewMode method is invoked.
*Fixed: The Refresh method restores the scroll position and the selected file or folder.
*Fixed: The zip files are included in the control's list even if the control's FilePattern property is not including a *.zip file pattern ( seen as folders ).
*Fixed: All objects in the browser are being selected if calling ModifyFolderFlags NoFlag,SingleSel method to enable multiple selection
09-29-2010 ExCalendar, 5.1.1.0
*Added: NonMonthDaysColor property retrieves or sets a value that indicates the color to show the non-month days.
*Added: CalendarCombo.NonMonthDaysColor property retrieves or sets a value that indicates the color to show the non-month days.
*Added: NonworkingDaysForeColor property retrieves or sets a value that indicates the foreground color for non-working days.
*Added: CalendarCombo.NonworkingDaysForeColor property retrieves or sets a value that indicates the foreground color for non-working days.
09-29-2010 ExGantt, 5.0.1.8
*NEW: Ability to change the parameters passed by reference of the control's events for environments that does not support events with parameters by reference, such as uniPaas 1.5 (formerly known as eDeveloper), DBase, and so on
*Added: EventParam() property accesses a specified parameter of the current event. This property has effect only during an event, and can be used to change or retrieve a specified parameter of the current event
*Added: EventParam(-1) retrieves the number of parameters that can be accessed.
*Added: MarkSearchColumn property is set on False, by default.
09-27-2010 ExplorerTree, 5.0.1.1
*Added: The Click or RClick event is fired only if clicking the group's items area.
*Fixed: The FocusItem property retrieves the previously focused item during the Click event, if the group's SingleSel property is False.
*Fixed: The Click event is fired before SelectionChanged event, if the group's SingleSel property is False.
*Fixed: Sometimes, the SelectionChanged event is fired twice, if the group's SingleSel property is False.
*Fixed: The <br> HTML tag does not break group's caption.
09-27-2010 ExplorerBar, 5.2.0.1
*NEW: Ability to specify ANY color to an EBN object, so you can use one EBN object to display it in any nuance, without embossing the shape and look of the EBN ( including transparent regions, and so on )
*Added: Significant improvements for control's performance while using a large number of EBN objects.
*Added: The EBN can be displayed using ANY color ( not only FF for rgb ). For instance, 0x1A88A5D indicates that EBN with the identifier 1 is displaying in Air Force blue color (#5D8AA8).
*Fixed: The user is not able to scroll the items if "Switch primary and secondary buttons" is checked.
09-24-2010 ExplorerTree/WPF
  "The Windows Presentation Foundation (or WPF) is a graphical subsystem for rendering user interfaces in Windows-based applications. WPF, previously known as "Avalon", was initially released as part of .NET Framework 3.0. WPF provides a consistent programming model for building applications and provides a clear separation between the user interface and the business logic."

We would like to inform all of our customers that we will keep maintain and improve the /COM and /NET versions of the component, for more years to come.

09-22-2010 ExListBar, 5.2.0.1
*NEW: Ability to specify ANY color to an EBN object, so you can use one EBN object to display it in any nuance, without embossing the shape and look of the EBN ( including transparent regions, and so on )
*Added: Significant improvements for control's performance while using a large number of EBN objects.
*Added: The EBN can be displayed using ANY color ( not only FF for rgb ). For instance, 0x1A88A5D indicates that EBN with the identifier 1 is displaying in Air Force blue color (#5D8AA8).
*Fixed: The user is not able to scroll the items if "Switch primary and secondary buttons" is checked.
09-22-2010 ExOrgChart, 5.1.0.8
*NEW: Ability to show the linkto lines round.
*Added: Node.LinkToRound property specifies whether the linkto line is shown round or linear.
*Fixed: The links are not shown corectly on a printer device, if the AntiAliasing property is True.
09-20-2010 ExSlider, 4.0.0.3
*NEW: Ability to specify double/float expression for the limits/margins of the slider.
*Added: AllowFloat property specifies whether the slider's range may contains floating numbers.
*Added: MinimumF property specifies the lower limit value of the scrollable range ( as float number ).
*Added: MaximumF property specifies the upper limit value of the scrollable range ( as float number ).
*Added: SmallChangeF property gets or sets the value added to or subtracted from the Value property when the slider is moved a small distance ( as float number ).
*Added: LargeChangeF property specified the amount by which the slider position changes when the user clicks in the slider or presses the PAGE UP or PAGE DOWN keys ( as float number ).
*Added: The ValueF property specifies a numeric expression that indicates the control's value ( as float number ).
*Added: The ValueFromPointF property specifies a numeric expression that indicates the control's value ( as float number ).
09-20-2010 ExScrollBar, 4.0.0.3
*Added: The HTML captions handles the glyph characters as follows: &amp ( & ), &lt ( < ), &gt ( > ), &qout ( " ), &#number. For instance, the &#8364 displays the EUR character, in UNICODE configuration. The & ampersand is only recognized as markup when it is followed by a known letter or a `#' and a digit.
*Fixed: The scroll bar's thumb position is not updated while scrolling using the mouse.
*Fixed: The mouse or key events could be fired while user scrolls the control's content.
09-15-2010 ExTree, 5.0.1.5
*Added: (globbing) The filter allows using [] for group of characters. The "[CB]at" matches Cat or Bat but not cat or mat.
*Fixed: The control looks for the first match instead looking for all possibilities, if the pattern contains more than one * character (any)
*Fixed: The filter is not showing any object, if it contains more than one pattern.
*Fixed: Prevents flickering the image being dragged over the first visible item and the current vertical position is 0.
09-15-2010 ExList, 5.0.1.0
*NEW: Ability to specify the style of the control's gridlines horizontal or vertical
*Added: GridLineStyle property specifies the style for the gridlines being shown in the control.
*Added: GridLineColor property specifies the color for the gridlines being shown in the control.
*Fixed: The user is not able to resize the columns if "Switch primary and secondary buttons" is checked.
09-13-2010 ExG2antt, 4.4.0.9
*Fixed: In OpenEdge Progress ABL, two blank lines are being inserted to a multiple lines cell, when user presses the Enter key. 
*Fixed: If selected a bar with exBarCanMoveToAnother option can not be moved at the same time to another item, unless the bar is first moved to another time, and then to another item.
*Fixed: If a bar is selected, the bar can't be shown in the initial position once the cursor is back, while moving the selected bar
*Fixed: The drop down window may appear in a different monitor, if negative coordinates are used for monitors ( for instance, the second monitor is to the left of the primary monitor.
*Fixed: The control seems to hang when the cursor is hovering the overview part of the chart when it contains no bars. ( Chart.OverviewVisible is True )
*Fixed: Loading second time a huge list of items could be slower ( visible for thousands of items )
09-13-2010 EBNColor (tool)
*New: The EBNColor tool helps you to visualize any EBN object using different colors. The tool requires .NET framework being installed. 
09-09-2010 ExButton, 5.2.0.1
*NEW: Ability to specify ANY color to an EBN object, so you can use one EBN object to display it in any nuance, without embossing the shape and look of the EBN ( including transparent regions, and so on )
*Added: BackColor property of the control specifies the background color for the current style ( Style property ).
*Added: The control's background color is changed to disabled color (ForeColorState(exDisabled), when Enabled property is set on false.
*Fixed: The control's Caption is not displayed in design mode for VFP or Access environment.
*Fixed: Transparency of the upper-right corner of the MAC style.
09-09-2010 ExGrid, 5.1.0.3
*Added: The filter on type operation is called after a half of a second once the last character is typed, to avoid calling filtering too many times
*Added: The FilterChaning event is called before applying the filter, so you can count the time to filter the items.
*Added: Increases significantly the speed to filter items using the * (any character) pattern ( FilterOnType )
*Added: Improves the performances when parsing the HTML formats.
09-07-2010 ExGantt, 5.1.0.7
*Added: Signing the /NET Assembly with a strong name ( AssemblyName: exontrol.exgantt, PublicKeyToken=417938761fe67e35 )
*Fixed: The IDE flickers when the component is placed on a form, due ShowImageList property that creates a hidden top-most window, to store the icons.
*Fixed: On Windows XP skinned objects ( EBN objects ) are not shown on virtual printers such as PDF, and so on.
09-07-2010 ExEdit, 5.1.0.8
*Added: The WordFromPoint(X,Y) property retrieves the word from the specified position.
*Added: ShowToolTip( ToolTip, Title, X, Y ) shows the tooltip at specified coordinates
*Fixed: The scroll bar's thumb position is not updated while scrolling using the mouse.
09-03-2010 ExLabel, 5.0.0.1
*NEW: Ability to specify ANY color to an EBN object, so you can use one EBN object to display it in any nuance, without embossing the shape and look of the EBN ( including transparent regions, and so on )
*Added: Significant improvements for control's performance while using a large number of EBN objects.
*Added: The EBN can be displayed using ANY color ( not only FF for Red, Green or Blue component ). For instance, 0x1A88A5D indicates that EBN with the identifier 1 is displaying in Air Force blue color (#5D8AA8).

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09-03-2010 ExEditors, 4.0.0.5
*NEW: VisualAppearance.Add reads EBN files from byte[] or safe arrays of VT_I1 or VT_UI1. In other words, you can add EBN files directly to resources and use them as .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.My.Resources.EBN) for vb/net or .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.Properties.Resources.EBN) for c#, where the ID is the new identifier to be added, and the EBN is the identifier in the resource for the EBN file.
*Added: Changing the way the colors are being applied to EBN objects.
*Fixed: The drop down window may appear in a different monitor, if negative coordinates are used for monitors ( for instance, the second monitor is to the left of the primary monitor.
*Fixed: Removes the Scroll event definition from the /NET assembly.
08-30-2010 ExFileView, 5.0.0.9
*Fixed: Prevents firing the Click event when the user clicks the control's header bar, so the Click event is fired only if clicked the files/folders area.
*Fixed: The Button parameter of mouse events retrieves the state of the SHIFT key only.
*Fixed: The scroll bar's thumb position is not updated while scrolling using the mouse.
08-30-2010 ExPropertiesList, 5.2.0.6
*Added: Double clicking the value of a property of enumeration type, changes the property's value to next predefined value.
*Fixed: Prevents altering the edit's filed while opening a property of enumeration type.
*Fixed: The user is not able to resize the columns if "Switch primary and secondary buttons" is checked.
08-30-2010 ExToolTip, 3.0.0.2
*NEW: VisualAppearance.Add reads EBN files from byte[] or safe arrays of VT_I1 or VT_UI1. In other words, you can add EBN files directly to resources and use them as .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.My.Resources.EBN) for vb/net or .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.Properties.Resources.EBN) for c#, where the ID is the new identifier to be added, and the EBN is the identifier in the resource for the EBN file.
*Added: Changing the way the colors are being applied to EBN objects.
*Added: Transparency property specifies the tooltip's transparency.
08-24-2010 ExG2antt, 4.4.0.8
*NEW: Ability to specify not-selectable bars.
*Added: ItemBarPropertyEnum.exBarSelectable option specifies whether a bar is selectable ( selectable by default ). Once a bar is not selectable, it can not be selected, moved or resized.
*Added: Items.VisibleItemCount property specifies the number of visible items.
*Fixed: Valid date values range from January 1, 100 A.D. (-647434) to December 31, 9999 A.D. (2958465).
*Fixed: Avoids calling the ShowFilter method while the filter drop down window is still visible.
*Fixed: The focused item is changed to the item being expanded, if the ExpandItem is called during the DragDrop event.
08-24-2010 ExRolList, 5.0.0.2
*NEW: Ability to change the parameters passed by reference of the control's events for environments that does not support events with parameters by reference, such as uniPaas 1.5 (formerly known as eDeveloper), DBase, and so on
*Added: EventParam() property accesses a specified parameter of the current event. This property has effect only during an event, and can be used to change or retrieve a specified parameter of the current event
*Added: EventParam(-1) retrieves the number of parameters that can be accessed.
*Added: 64-bit support
08-19-2010 ExGantt, 5.0.1.6
*Added: Shortcut functions for Items.Link property for /NET Assembly version as follows:
LinkStartItem : Integer, retrieves or sets a value that indicates the handle of the item where the link start
LinkStartBar : Object, retrieves or sets a value that indicates the key of the bar where the link starts
LinkEndItem : Integer, retrieves or sets a value that indicates the handle of the item where the link ends
LinkEndBar : Object, retrieves or sets a value that indicates the key of the bar where the link ends
LinkVisible : Boolean, specifies whether the link is visible or hidden
LinkUserData : Object, specifies an extra data associated with the link
LinkStartPos : AlignmentEnum, specifies the position where the link starts in the source item
LinkEndPos : AlignmentEnum, specifies the position where the link ends in the target item
LinkColor : Color, specifies the color to paint the link
LinkStyle : LinkStyleEnum, specifies the style to paint the link
LinkWidth : Integer, specifies the width in pixels of the link
LinkShowDir : Boolean, specifies whether the link shows the direction
LinkText : String, specifies the HTML text being displayed on the link
LinkToolTip : String, specifies the HTML text being shown when the cursor hovers the link
LinksCount : Integer, specifies the number of the links within the chart
08-19-2010 ExSlider, 4.0.0.2
*NEW: PNG support for picture properties.
*Added: PNG, TIFF, EXIF or WMF image format support.
*Fixed: Sometimes, the lower value can not be reach by dragging the mouse, if Minimum property is negative.
*Fixed: The mouse or key events could be fired while user scrolls the control's content.
*Fixed: The slider's thumb position is not updated while scrolling using the mouse.
08-16-2010 ExTree, 5.0.1.4
*Added: The Columns.Item(Caption) or Columns(Caption) is case insensitive.
*Fixed: The Columns.Item property retrieves nothing, if the column is not found, instead firing an error.
*Fixed: Removes the Scroll event definition from the /NET assembly.
*Fixed: The MDI form requires an extra click to activate it, once a modeless dialog is closed. The dialog contains a VB6 UserControl that hosts the control. ATL3.0 BUG
*Fixed: The scroll bar's thumb position is not updated while scrolling using the mouse ( /WPF version ).
08-16-2010 ExplorerTree, 5.0.1.0
*Fixed: The <br> tag is ignored in the Column.HTMLCaption, while the HeaderSingleLine property is False ( by default ).
*Fixed: In MS Access, accessing a column using the Item property of the Columns by passing a variable fails, if not using the CStr function.
*Fixed: The focused item is changed to the item being expanded, if the ExpandItem is called during the DragDrop event.
*Fixed: The SelectionChanged event is fired every time the user clicks outside items area, if the SingleSel property is False.
08-11-2010 ExG2antt, 4.4.0.7
*NEW: Ability to change the visual appearance of the column's header ( not only the header for all columns )
*Added: Column.Def(exHeaderBackColor) property defines the column's header background color.
*Added: Column.Def(exHeaderForeColor) property defines the column's header foreground color.
*Fixed: If the chart displays the histogram using skins and a critical color, the non-critical area may be shown with critical color,
*Fixed: In the /NET Assembly, the accelerator key on the dialog/form may be called without pressing the ALT key.
08-11-2010 ExList, 5.0.0.9
*Fixed: The application fails, when cursor hovers a column that was added with empty caption, but with the Column.HTMLCaption property set on non-empty content.
*Fixed: The <br> tag is ignored in the Column.HTMLCaption, while the HeaderSingleLine property is False ( by default ).
*Fixed: In MS Access, accessing a column using the Item property of the Columns by passing a variable fails, if not using the CStr function.
08-09-2010 ExGrid, 5.1.0.2
*NEW: Computed fields supports operations strings and dates, not only numbers.
*Added: Computed fields supports new functions for numbers as: int, round, floor, abs
*Added: Computed fields supports new functions for strings as: startwith, endwith, contains, len, lower, upper, proper. The + operator concaternates two strings.
*Added: Computed fields supports new functions for dates as: year, month, day, yearday, weekday, hour, min, sec, shortdate, longdate, time
*Added: Computed fields supports other conversion functions such as str, dbl, date
08-09-2010 ExOrgChart, 5.1.0.7
*Added: Changing the way the colors are being applied to EBN objects.
*Added: Node.LinkToPen property specifies the style to show the linkto lines.
*Fixed: The Node.LinkToCaption property shows the caption of the linkto line in a different position.
*Fixed: The PNG, TIFF, EXIF or WMF pictures are not showing when printing the control.
08-05-2010 ExComboBox, 5.0.0.9
*Fixed: The /NET Assembly does not update at runtime the properties saved in design-mode.
*Fixed: Calling Items.RemoveAllItems does not update the vertical scroll bar if present.
*Fixed: The partial check feature works for visible items only.
*Fixed: The scroll bar's thumb position is not updated while scrolling using the mouse.
08-05-2010 ExThumbnail, 3.0.0.2
*Added: The Template feature supports hexa values being specified using format 0x prefix.
*Fixed: The /NET assembly shows a black frame when the parent form changes its parent using the MDIParent property.
*Fixed: The associated ContextMenuStrip component is not shown when right clicking the /NET Assembly component.
08-03-2010 ExTab, 3.0.0.2
*NEW: Ability to change the parameters passed by reference of the control's events for environments that does not support events with parameters by reference, such as uniPaas 1.5 (formerly known as eDeveloper), DBase, and so on
*Added: EventParam() property accesses a specified parameter of the current event. This property has effect only during an event, and can be used to change or retrieve a specified parameter of the current event
*Added: EventParam(-1) retrieves the number of parameters that can be accessed.
08-03-2010 ExCalendar, 5.1.0.9
*Added: CalendarCombo.MinMonthX and MaxMonthX specifies the minimum / maximum number of months horizontally displayed.
*Added: CalendarCombo.MinMonthY and MaxMonthY specifies the minimum / maximum number of months vertically displayed.
*Fixed: Sometime, the drop down portion of the control is shown only if the user clicks twice the drop down button.
07-30-2010 ExG2antt, 4.4.0.6
*NEW: Ability to display semi-transparent skins using different colors ie 0x1FF0000 displays the skin with more blue color, or 0x10000FF displays the skin using more blue color.
*Added: Items.ItemBar(exBarColor) property specifies the bar's color. It overrieds the bar's type color.
*Added: Items.ItemBar(exBarDuration) property retrieves the duration of bar in days, else if setting the bar is resized so the duration is what specified.
*Added: Items.ItemBar(exBarMove) property moves the bar by specified amount of time.
*Fixed: The <br> tag is ignored in the Column.HTMLCaption, while the HeaderSingleLine property is False ( by default ).
*Fixed: The scroll bar's thumb position is not updated while scrolling using the mouse (/WPF version).
07-30-2010 ExPrint, 5.1.0.5
*Added: Displays the version of the exprint on the preview workspace.
*Fixed: Prevents refreshing the control's preview, if the user clicks once the margin of the paper in the preview.
*Fixed: The user is not able to resize the margins if "Switch primary and secondary buttons", in control panel ( Mouse ) is checked.
07-27-2010 ExGantt, 5.1.0.5
*Added: Items.AddLink may use objects too, not only strings, integers or floating points, for the LinkKey parameter.
*Added: Items.AddBar may use objects too, not only strings, integers or floating points, for the Key parameter.
*Added: Items.Link(exLinksCount) property returns the number of links within the chart
*Fixed: Sometime, the control fails when destroying, when using threads in VS C++ for filling or removing items in the control
*Fixed: The Items.RemoveAllItems method releases the occupied memory too.
07-27-2010 ExLabel, 4.0.0.2
*NEW: PNG support for picture properties.
*Added: PNG, TIFF, EXIF or WMF image format support.
*Fixed: If the AutoSize property is set on True, the BorderStyle/Appearance, BorderWidth and BorderHeight properties are not included in the required size.
*Fixed: Resizes automatically the control when Caption property is changed and the AutoSize property is set on True.
07-27-2010 ExHelper, 6.0.0.1
*Added: Delphi changed to Delphi 8 (.NET-only), while Delphi shows Delphi (standard).
*Added: The print command can display the content of the single dimension safe arrays.
*Fixed: Hides the assistant window.
*Fixed: Sometimes, the event's code is not generated completely.
07-26-2010 ExEMail, 3.0.0.1
*Fixed: Sometimes, the BEX (Buffer Overflow) exception is raised when sending e-mails with attachments ( happens with specific PDF files )
*Fixed: When the eXEMail is using authentification, it sends the EHLO command instead HELO
*Fixed: The HELO command is sent twice.
07-26-2010 ExEdit, 5.1.0.7
*NEW: VisualAppearance.Add reads EBN files from byte[] or safe arrays of VT_I1 or VT_UI1. In other words, you can add EBN files directly to resources and use them as .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.My.Resources.EBN) for vb/net or .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.Properties.Resources.EBN) for c#, where the ID is the new identifier to be added, and the EBN is the identifier in the resource for the EBN file.
*Fixed: The user is not able to resize the control's splitter if "Switch primary and secondary buttons" is checked.
*Fixed: The code context list is not opened if the cursor is on a space preceded by a word already defined in the list.
07-06-2010 ExG2antt, 4.4.0.5
*Added: PutItems method inserts an array of objects into the control. ( /NET Assembly )
*Added: GetItems method retrieves the control's items into an array. ( /NET Assembly )
*Added: Prevents removing the data from the control such as columns, items and bars, when LoadXML method is called, so you can use the LoadXML to load only the regional changes such as month names, week days and so on.
*Fixed: The dbase fires internal error, when restoring the chart's cursor.
*Fixed: The path to load pictures from, is limited to 127 characters. 
*Fixed: Prevents moving or sizing any bar that has ItemBar(exBarCanResize/exBarCanMove) property on False, while the user moves or resizes any bar within the group ( Items.GroupBars method )
07-06-2010 ExPrint, 5.1.0.4
*Added: The eXPrint/NET assembly can be used to print our /WPF components.
*Added: The PrintExt property of the eXPrint/NET assembly supports System.IntPtr values directly.
*Added: The CTRL + C in the print-preview frame copies the focused page to the clipboard, so it can be pasted to any Office application, or any application that supports OLE Clipboard Mechanism ( excel, word, mspaint, and so on ).
07-01-2010 ExSkinBox, 4.0.0.1
*NEW: AutoClose feature allows automatically closing the dialog after elapsing specified time.
*Added: MsgBox.AutoClose property specifies the time in milliseconds to automatically close the message box.
*Added: OutResult.exCloseTimer value specifies whether the dialog has been closed after elapsing time.
*Added: OutResult.exClose value specifies whether the dialog has been closed from Close button.
*Added: The <%sec%> HTML tag in the Prompt parameter for the Out method indicates the number of seconds until the message box will be automatically closed.
07-01-2010 EXMLGrid, 5.0.0.3
*Added: Changing the way the colors are being applied to EBN objects.
*Added: Updates the visual aspect of the control's tooltip based on the current theme, if active, and not using EBN object for its appearance.
*Fixed: Rarely, right clicking while dragging the thumb ( left button is still pressed ) of the scroll bar fires an access violation.
*Fixed: The IDE flickers when the component is placed on a form, due ShowImageList property that creates a hidden top-most window, to store the icons.
06-28-2010 ExList, 5.0.0.8
*NEW: VisualAppearance.Add reads EBN files from byte[] or safe arrays of VT_I1 or VT_UI1. In other words, you can add EBN files directly to resources and use them as .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.My.Resources.EBN) for vb/net or .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.Properties.Resources.EBN) for c#, where the ID is the new identifier to be added, and the EBN is the identifier in the resource for the EBN file.
*Added: The Background(exDragDropList...) may be called during the OLEDragOver event to specify the image on the item from the cursor while drag and drop operation is performed.
*Fixed: Loading second time a huge list of items could be slower ( visible for thousands of items )
*Fixed: Prevents flickering the image being dragged over the first visible item and the current vertical position is 0.
06-28-2010 ExOrgChart, 5.1.0.6
*Added: Node.LinkToColor property specifies the color to show a linkto line.
*Added: Node.LinkToWidth property specifies the width of the linkto line.
*Added: Node.LinkToShowDir property specifies whether the linkto line shows its direction.
*Fixed: The direction of assistant links is shown using the LinkColor instead LinkColorAssistant property.
06-25-2010 ExplorerTree, 5.0.0.9
*Fixed: Prevents flickering the image being dragged over the first visible item and the current vertical position is 0.
*Fixed: Sometimes, removing an item that hosts an inside control fails.
*Fixed: In the /NET Assembly, the Column.FilterType property always retrieves exAll.
*Fixed: The application fails, when cursor hovers a column that was added with empty caption, but with the Column.HTMLCaption property set on non-empty content.
06-25-2010 ExStatusBar, 4.0.0.2
*NEW: PNG support for picture properties.
*Added: PNG, TIFF, EXIF or WMF image format support.
*Fixed: The MDI form requires an extra click to activate it, once a modeless dialog is closed. The dialog contains a VB6 UserControl that hosts the control. ATL3.0 BUG
*Fixed: The /NET Assembly does not update at runtime the properties saved in design-mode.
06-21-2010 ExGrid, 5.1.0.1
*NEW: Ability to insert items that may host any /NET Control ( available for the /NET assembly )
*Added: Items.InsertObjectItem property creates a new child or item that hosts the giving object ( especially a System.Windows.Forms.Control object )
*Added: Items.ItemObject of VARIANT type instead Object, returns the object being inserted using the Items.InsertObjectItem or the created ActiveX when using the Items.InsertControlItem property 
06-21-2010 ExG2antt, 4.4.0.4
*NEW: Ability to load or save hierarchies (not just flat tables) using the PutItems/GetItems methods
*Added: HistogramBoundsChanged(Bounds) event notifies your application once the location and the size of the histogram within the chart is changed. Use this event to update the bounds of the inside component to be displayed in the left part of the histogram using the g2antt1.Control.Add method.
*Added: The Parent parameter of the PutItems method indicates the handle where the array is being inserted.
*Added: The PutItems method takes arrays that may hold child items too ie Array("Parent",Array("Child 1","Child 2")) adds a parent item and two child items.
*Added: The GetItems method retrieves the collection of items as they are displayed, including the child items as new arrays inside, Options parameter is not 0
*Fixed: The links are not properly loaded from XML format when data contains child nodes ( LoadXML )
06-17-2010 ExComboBox, 5.0.0.8
*Added: If AutoDropDown property is True, prevents the drop down portion of the control to be opened only when char or arrow key is pressed.
*Added: The Template feature supports hexa values being specified using format 0x prefix.
*Fixed: Sometimes, the 64-bit version of the control fires "System.AccessViolationException: Attempted to read or write protected memory. This is often an indication that other memory is corrupt" when user tries to resizes a column by clicking the control's header.
06-17-2010 ExCalendar, 5.1.0.8
*Added: AlignmentDay property specifies the alignment for days within the control.
*Added: Background(exDateHeaderForeColor) property specifies the foreground color to show the months in the control's header.
*Added: The ForeColor or Background(exDateHeaderForeColor) property indicates the color to display the arrows in the months header.
06-14-2010 ExPropertiesList, 5.2.0.5
*Fixed: Rarely, right clicking while dragging the thumb ( left button is still pressed ) of the scroll bar fires an access violation.
*Fixed: Aligns the drop down window to a monitor, so it won't show between them. ( for instance, the second monitor is to the left of the primary monitor.
*Fixed: Prevents highlighting the categories being selected.
*Fixed: Hides the blinking cursor while focusing a property of enumeration type ( including boolean properties )
06-14-2010 ExPopupMenu, 4.0.0.2
*NEW: PNG support for picture properties (HTMLPicture).
*Added: PNG, TIFF, EXIF or WMF image format support.
06-10-2010 ExFileView, 5.0.0.8
*NEW: VisualAppearance.Add reads EBN files from byte[] or safe arrays of VT_I1 or VT_UI1. In other words, you can add EBN files directly to resources and use them as .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.My.Resources.EBN) for vb/net or .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.Properties.Resources.EBN) for c#, where the ID is the new identifier to be added, and the EBN is the identifier in the resource for the EBN file.
*Added: Changing the way the colors are being applied to EBN objects.
*Added: File.RelativeName property retrieves the relative name of the object based on the control's ExploreFromHere property.
06-10-2010 ExShellView, 3.0.0.6
*Added: Lists all files if the IncludeObjectType property is PatternObjects and the FilePattern property is empty
*Fixed: The focused field loses the focus when updating the browser.
*Fixed: Speeds up filtering the files, when the IncludeObjectType property is PatternObjects.
06-07-2010 ExTree, 5.0.1.3
*Added: Updates the default visual aspect of the left, right, top, and bottom arrows to navigate the months/years.
*Fixed: Shows the selected cells only when drag and drop if the control's FullRowSelect property is exRectSel
*Fixed: Shows inner cells as disabled if the owner column is disabled.
*Fixed: Loading second time a huge list of items could be slower ( visible for thousands of items )
*Fixed: The application fails, when cursor hovers a column that was added with empty caption, but with the Column.HTMLCaption property set on non-empty content.
06-07-2010 ExGrid, 5.0.1.1
*Fixed: The ScrollButtonClick event is never fired for /NET or /WPF version.
*Fixed: Sometimes, removing an item that hosts an inside control fails.
*Fixed: In OpenEdge Progress ABL, two blank lines are being inserted to a multiple lines cell, when user presses the Enter key.
*Fixed: Ignores the <br> or carriage return sequences in HTML text, if the SingleLine property is True
*Fixed: The drop down window may appear in a different monitor, if negative coordinates are used for monitors ( for instance, the second monitor is to the left of the primary monitor.
*Fixed: Rarely, right clicking while dragging the thumb ( left button is still pressed ) of the scroll bar fires an access violation.
06-03-2010 ExG2antt, 4.4.0.3
*Added: LinkPropertyEnum.exLinkGroupBars groups or ungroups the bars being linked with the specified options ( combination of GroupBarsOptionsEnum type )
*Added: Items.UngroupBars method removes a bar ( ItemA,KeyA ) from all groups, if ItemA and KeyA indicates an existing bar, and ItemB parameter is 0. 
*Added: Items.RemoveLinksOf method removes the links that go or end on the specified bar. 
*Added: Improve performances while zooming or magnifying the control to lower levels ie minutes or seconds
*Fixed: Updates the DataSource field, when an associated bar is moved or resized in the chart area. ( AllowCellValueToItemBar property )
*Fixed: Aligns vertically the cell's memo editor when the Items.CellVAlignment is set on top or bottom if the cell displays multiple lines and the Editor.Option(exMemoAutoSize) is True. ( /COM version )
06-03-2010 ExToolTip, 3.0.0.1
*Added: 64-bit support
*Fixed: The ForeColor property retrieves the tooltip's background color instead foreground color.
*Fixed: The /NET Assembly does not update at runtime the properties saved in design-mode.
05-31-2010 ExScrollBar, 4.0.0.2
*NEW: PNG support for picture properties.
*Added: PNG, TIFF, EXIF or WMF image format support.
*Fixed: The user can not scroll by clicking the control's thumb, if "Switch primary and secondary buttons" is checked.
*Fixed: Rarely, right clicking while dragging the thumb ( left button is still pressed ) of the scroll bar fires an access violation.
05-31-2010 ExStatusBar, 4.0.0.1
*Added: 64-bit support
*Added: The Template feature supports hexa values being specified using format 0x prefix.
*Fixed: Removes the Scroll event definition from the /NET assembly.
05-26-2010 ExGantt, 5.0.1.4
*NEW: Ability to draw right-to-left for Hebrew, Arabic and other RTL languages ( flips the order of the columns, alignments, vertical scroll bar, ... )
*NEW: Ability to reorder the drawing parts ( checkbox, radio buttons, icons, ... ) in the cell. By default, the cell shows the parts in the following order: checkbox/radio button, icon, icons, picture, caption.
*Added: Column.Def(exCellDrawPartsOrder) property specifies the order of the drawing parts. Use this property to specify the order of the drawing parts within the column
*Added: RightToLeft property indicates whether the component should draw right-to-left for RTL languages such as scrollbars on the left side, alignments, and so on
*Added: OnResizeControlEnum.exDisableSplitter value specifies whether the control's splitter is disabled or enabled ie user can't resize the chart using the control's splitter.
05-26-2010 ExList, 5.0.0.7
*Added: The Background(exDragDropAlign) specifies the alignment of the drag and drop image relative to the cursor.
*Fixed: The computed field result can not be get using the Items.Caption property.
*Fixed: Rarely, right clicking while dragging the thumb ( left button is still pressed ) of the scroll bar fires an access violation.
*Fixed: Displays the first line of the HTML text, if it does not fit entirely the field
05-24-2010 ExOrgChart, 5.1.0.5
*Added: PenLinkTo property specifies the type of the pen used to display the "LinkTo" links.
*Added: LinkToColor property specifies the color for "LinkTo" links.
*Added: PenWidthLinkTo property specifies the width for "LinkTo" links.
*Fixed: Changing the ScrollOnClick property during the MouseDown event has no effect.
05-24-2010 ExplorerTree, 5.0.0.8
*Added: The Background(exDragDropAlign) specifies the alignment of the drag and drop image relative to the cursor.
*Added: The Background(exDragDropList...) may be called during the OLEDragOver event to specify the image on the item from the cursor while drag and drop operation is performed.
*Fixed: The computed field result can not be get using the Items.CellCaption property.
*Fixed: Displays the first line of the HTML text, if it does not fit entirely the field
05-18-2010 ExGrid, 5.0.1.0
*Added: (globbing) The filter allows using [] for group of characters. The "[CB]at" matches Cat or Bat but not cat or mat.
*Fixed: The Items.CellSortData property is missing from the /NET and /WPF version.
*Fixed: The control looks for the first match instead looking for all possibilities, if the pattern contains more than one * character (any)
*Fixed: The filter is not showing any object, if it contains more than one pattern.
*Fixed: Displays the first line of the HTML text, if it does not fit entirely the field
05-13-2010 ExG2antt, 4.4.0.2
*NEW: Ability to group bars, preserve the length of the bars, fixing ( or within a specified range ) the distance between bars
*Added: The Items.GroupBars(A,B,GroupBarsOptions,Options) method specifies how two bars gets grouped. For instance, Items.GroupBars(A,B, exPreserveBarLength + exFlexibleInterval ) makes the bars preserving their length while resizing or moving any bar in the group, and the interval between them is flexible such as the second bar (B) can be moved anywhere to the right of the first bar (A)
*Added: Saves the GroupBarsOptions,Options to XML files, using the SaveXML method
*Added: Updates the visual aspect of the control's tooltip based on the current theme, if active, and not using EBN object for its appearance.
*Fixed: Prevents converting empty values to current date time when loading XML files (LoadXML method).
05-13-2010 ExCalendar, 5.1.0.7
*Added: CalendarCombo.Alignment property specifies the alignment for the drop down portion of the control.
*Added: AutoSize property on exFitClient, enlarges the calendar for best fit in the control's area.
*Added: If the Background(exDateSeparatorBar) property is the same as the BackColor property, the separator for the Today button is not shown.
05-10-2010 ExComboBox, 5.0.0.7
*Added: The FilterBarCaption property supports HTML format.
*Fixed: Prevents painting the BackColorAlternate in the label area, when Style property is DropDownList. 
*Fixed: The Column.FilterType property always returns exAll value.
05-10-2010 ExPrint, 5.1.0.3
*Added: PageFrameStyle property specifies the style of the frame to be shown on all printed pages.
*Added: PageFrameColor property specifies the color of the frame to be shown on all printed pages.
*Added: Changing the way the colors are being applied to EBN objects.
05-06-2010 ExGantt, 5.0.1.3
*Added: ShapeEnum.exShapeSolidFrameless (17) specifies a solid shape with no frame arround.
*Added: If the Bar.Height property is -1, height of the bar is the height of the item where displayed. If the Bar.Height property is 0, the bar is not visible.
*Added: eXPrint.Options("ColumnsOnEveryPage=1") specifies that the control prints the columns section on each page.
*Added: Items.FindItemData property looks for objects too, not only for strings, integers, floating points (VarCmp).
*Fixed: The application fails, when cursor hovers a column that was added with empty caption, but with the Column.HTMLCaption property set on non-empty content.
05-06-2010 ExButton, 5.1.0.2
*NEW: Skin or FocusSkin method reads EBN files from byte[] or safe arrays of VT_I1 or VT_UI1. In other words, you can add EBN files directly from resources and use them as .Skin(exNormal, Namespace.My.Resources.EBN) for vb/net or .Skin(exNormal, Namespace.Properties.Resources.EBN) for c#, where the EBN is the identifier in the resource for the EBN file.
*Fixed: The <br> HTML tag is ignored while the WordWrap property is False ( by default )
*Fixed: The user is not able to click the button if "Switch primary and secondary buttons" is checked.
05-03-2010 ExLabel, 4.0.0.1
*NEW: VisualAppearance.Add reads EBN files from byte[] or safe arrays of VT_I1 or VT_UI1. In other words, you can add EBN files directly to resources and use them as .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.My.Resources.EBN) for vb/net or .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.Properties.Resources.EBN) for c#, where the ID is the new identifier to be added, and the EBN is the identifier in the resource for the EBN file.
*Added: RequiredWidth property returns the width of the label required to display its entire contents.
*Added: RequiredHeight property returns the height of the label required to display its entire contents.
05-03-2010 ExFileView, 5.0.0.7
*Fixed: The zip files are interpreted as folders instead files.
*Fixed: If the ExpandFolders property is True, the zip files displays the expand button.
*Fixed: The user is not able to resize the columns if "Switch primary and secondary buttons" is checked.
04-29-2010 ExGrid, 5.0.0.9
*Added: The Background(exDragDropList...) may be called during the OLEDragOver event to specify the image on the item from the cursor while drag and drop operation is performed.
*Added: Updates the first day of the week as your regional settings, when selecting a range of dates in the control's filter bar. ( Column.DisplayFilterDate )
*Fixed: Avoids clearing the filter pattern in the Filter For field, if the user presses the Up or Down keys ( Column.FilterOnType )
*Fixed: Closes the filter when the user presses the Up, Down or Enter key ( Column.FilterOnType )
*Fixed: The <br> tag is ignored in the Column.HTMLCaption, while the HeaderSingleLine property is False ( by default ).
*Fixed: The user is not able to resize the columns if "Switch primary and secondary buttons" is checked.
04-29-2010 ExCalendar, 5.1.0.6
*Added: CalendarCombo.Select event notifies your application once the user presses the ENTER key or the user selects a date using the mouse.
*Added: The Date property specifies the date being displayed in the control's label, if the CalendarCombo.AllowCheckBox property is True.
*Fixed: If the MinDate property is specified, the Value property can not be set on zero, so the label does not show the selected date.
04-26-2010 ExG2antt, 4.4.0.1
*NEW: Ability to specify alternate labels for levels when zooming or changing the width for the base unit, so the control chooses the best fit label for each level when zooming. The "<|>" delimits the alternative labels.
*NEW: Ability to specify the default count and time-scale unit for the level in the Label properties, so the Label properties change the HTML text being displayed in the level, the time-scale unit and the count of the units being displayed in chart's header. The "<||>" delimits the alternative labels from options for the level such as Count and Time-Unit, so the Label property may be used such as: LABEL1[<|>LABEL2[<|>LABEL3...]][<||>COUNT[<||>UNIT]] where [] parts may miss, the LABEL indicates a HTML representation for the level in the header of the chart, the COUNT field indicates the value for the Level.Count property and the UNIT field indicates the Level.Unit property.
*Added: Chart.Label property supports alternative labels. For instance: the "<%ss%><|><%nn%>:<%ss%><||>5" indicates that the level displays the second in double digits or minute following the seconds if it fits entirely to the level, from 5 to 5 seconds. 
*Added: Level.Label property supports alternative labels. For instance, the "<%mmm%> <%d%>, '<%yy%><|><%ww%><|><|>256" indicates that the levels displays weeks ( exWeek = 256 ), does not update the Count property, and displays the number of the week or the starting date of the week in format <%mmm%> <%d%>, '<%yy%>. The 256 is required as for instance, the format <%mmm%> <%d%>, '<%yy%> indicates a exDay unit instead exWeek.
*Added: The Chart.Zoom method may uses predefined alternate labels, for best fit.
*Fixed: The application fails, when cursor hovers a column that was added with empty caption, but with the Column.HTMLCaption property set on non-empty content.
*Fixed: In MS Access, accessing a column using the Item property of the Columns by passing a variable fails, if not using the CStr function.
*Chang: All default values for the Chart.Label and Chart.Tooltip properties have been updated to support alternative labels.
04-26-2010 ExFileView, 5.0.0.6
*Added: Loading property specifies the HTML caption being displayed in list at initialization time if loading of files and folders could be longer.
*Added: Shows the busy cursor while the control is busy loading objects
*Fixed: Avoids loading objects several times while operations require refreshing such as: BrowseFolderPath, ExpandFolders, and so on ( improves loading the files and folders at init time )
*Fixed: The /NET assembly shows empty content, if the HasCheckBox property is True.
04-21-2010 ExTree, 5.0.1.2
*Added: Shows the images of the items being dragged using semi-transparent colors.
*Fixed: Centers the image of the items to be dragged during the drag and drop operation
*Fixed: The /NET Assembly does not update at runtime the properties saved in design-mode.
*Fixed: The Items.RemoveAllItems method is safe to be called during an event.
04-21-2010 ExRecord, 4.0.0.6
*NEW: VisualAppearance.Add reads EBN files from byte[] or safe arrays of VT_I1 or VT_UI1. In other words, you can add EBN files directly to resources and use them as .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.My.Resources.EBN) for vb/net or .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.Properties.Resources.EBN) for c#, where the ID is the new identifier to be added, and the EBN is the identifier in the resource for the EBN file.
*Added: EditorOptionEnum.exSliderTickFrequency options gets or sets the interval between tick marks slider types.
*Fixed: The user can not change the color in the palette page, if "Switch primary and secondary buttons" is checked.
04-19-2010 ExPropertiesList, 5.2.0.4
*Added: Ability to browse for any property using the EditProperty option, no matter if it contains parameters of enumerator type.
*Fixed: Uses the default decimal symbol from Regional settings when handling float values.
*Fixed: The MDI form requires an extra click to activate it, once a modeless dialog is closed. The dialog contains a VB6 UserControl that hosts the control. ATL3.0 BUG
04-19-2010 ExTab, 3.0.0.1
*Added: Compatible with the Data Execution Prevention (DEP). (SpecialBuild:5000)
*Fixed: The application fails if clicking the control's spin when control displays multiple pages.
*Fixed: The path to load pictures from, is limited to 127 characters.
*Fixed: The IDE flickers when the component is placed on a form, due ShowImageList property that creates a hidden top-most window, to store the icons.
04-15-2010 EXMLGrid, 5.0.0.2
*NEW: Ability to change the parameters passed by reference of the control's events for environments that does not support events with parameters by reference, such as uniPaas 1.5 (formerly known as eDeveloper), DBase, and so on
*Added: EventParam() property accesses a specified parameter of the current event. This property has effect only during an event, and can be used to change or retrieve a specified parameter of the current event
*Added: EventParam(-1) retrieves the number of parameters that can be accessed.
*Fixed: The path to load pictures from, is limited to 127 characters. 
04-15-2010 ExSlider, 4.0.0.1
*NEW: VisualAppearance.Add reads EBN files from byte[] or safe arrays of VT_I1 or VT_UI1. In other words, you can add EBN files directly to resources and use them as .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.My.Resources.EBN) for vb/net or .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.Properties.Resources.EBN) for c#, where the ID is the new identifier to be added, and the EBN is the identifier in the resource for the EBN file.
*Added: Changing the way the colors are being applied to EBN objects.
*Fixed: The user can not change the slider's value by clicking the control's thumb, if "Switch primary and secondary buttons" is checked.
04-12-2010 ExGrid, 5.0.0.8
*Added: The Columns.Item(Caption) or Columns(Caption) is case insensitive.
*Fixed: The Columns.Item property retrieves nothing, if the column is not found, instead firing an error.
*Fixed: Removes the Scroll event definition from the /NET assembly.
*Fixed: The MDI form requires an extra click to activate it, once a modeless dialog is closed. The dialog contains a VB6 UserControl that hosts the control. ATL3.0 BUG
*Fixed: In the /NET Assembly, the Column.FilterType property always retrieves exAll.
*Fixed: The application fails, when cursor hovers a column that was added with empty caption, but with the Column.HTMLCaption property set on non-empty content.
04-12-2010 ExList, 5.0.0.6
*Added: Updates the first day of the week as your regional settings, when selecting a range of dates in the control's filter bar. ( Column.DisplayFilterDate )
*Fixed: Avoids clearing the filter pattern in the Filter For field, if the user presses the Up or Down keys ( Column.FilterOnType )
*Fixed: Closes the filter when the user presses the Up, Down or Enter key ( Column.FilterOnType )
*Fixed: Ignores the <br> or carriage return sequences in HTML text, if the SingleLine property is True
04-09-2010 ExOrgChart, 5.1.0.4
*Fixed: The /NET Assembly does not update at runtime the properties saved in design-mode.
*Fixed: The PNG, TIFF, EXIF or WMF pictures are not showing when printing the control.
*Fixed: The /NET Assembly shows no information in design mode, such as version of the control.
04-09-2010 ExplorerTree, 5.0.0.7
*Added: Updates the first day of the week as your regional settings, when selecting a range of dates in the control's filter bar. ( Column.DisplayFilterDate )
*Fixed: Avoids clearing the filter pattern in the Filter For field, if the user presses the Up or Down keys ( Column.FilterOnType )
*Fixed: Closes the filter when the user presses the Up, Down or Enter key ( Column.FilterOnType )
*Fixed: Ignores the <br> or carriage return sequences in HTML text, if the SingleLine property is True
04-06-2010 ExG2antt, 4.3.2.2
*Added: Keeps the z-order of the bar while the Bar.OverlaidType property includes the exOverlaidBarsStack flag.
*Fixed: Prevents editing the cell from the cursor, if the user clicks an anchor element within the cell (AutoEdit property is True).
*Fixed: Prevents displaying the hand pointer if the cursor hovers an anchor element while the control is in edit mode.
*Fixed: Prevents toggling the cell's checkbox value when the user presses the space key if the AutoSearch is on, and there is already a highlighted text. Still, you can toggle the cell's checkbox state even if there is already highlighted text, if pressing the CTRL + space key.
*Fixed: The Background(exDragDropListBottom) has no effect.
*Fixed: Delphi 2009/2010 fires "Invalid floating point operation" when a percent bar is resized.
04-06-2010 ExFileView, 5.0.0.5
*Added: StateChange(BeforeExpandFolderState) and StateChange(AfterExpandFolderState) events notify once a folder is expanding or expanded.
*Added: StateChange(BeforeCollapseFolderState) and StateChange(AfterCollapseFolderState) events notify once a folder is collapsing or collapsed.
*Added: If the Enabled property is False, the control does not load the objects. Once the Enabled property is set on True, loading objects is performed. Valid for /COM version only.
*Fixed: StateChange(BeforeLoadState) and StateChange(AfterLoadState) events are fired when expanding a folder.
03-30-2010 ExG2antt, 4.3.2.1
*Added: If the Background(exDragDropAfter) is white ( 0x00FFFFFF ), the control shows no image while performing the ole drag and drop.
*Added: The Background(exDragDropList...) may be called during the OLEDragOver event to specify the image on the item from the cursor while OLE drag and drop operation is performed.
*Fixed: Displays the first line of the HTML text, if it does not fit entirely the field
*Fixed: Updates the MarkNow time based on the local date/time and Daylight Saving Time.
*Fixed: If the AllowSelectObjects property allows selecting bars, and two bars covers each other, so the topmost is not-movable, since other is movable, selects the movable bar when user releases the mouse over the bars.
*Fixed: The user can not move a bar being hidden by a not-movable bar.
*Fixed: Sometimes, removing an item that hosts an inside control fails.
03-24-2010 ExEditors, 4.0.0.4
*Added: Updates the default visual aspect of the left, right, top, and bottom arrows to navigate the months/years in a drop down type editor
*Fixed: The /NET Assembly does not update at runtime the properties saved in design-mode.
*Fixed: The MDI form requires an extra click to activate it, once a modeless dialog is closed. The dialog contains a VB6 UserControl that hosts the control. ATL3.0 BUG
03-24-2010 ExLabel, 3.0.0.6
*NEW: Ability to change the parameters passed by reference of the control's events for environments that does not support events with parameters by reference, such as uniPaas 1.5 (formerly known as eDeveloper), DBase, and so on
*Added: EventParam() property accesses a specified parameter of the current event. This property has effect only during an event, and can be used to change or retrieve a specified parameter of the current event
*Added: EventParam(-1) retrieves the number of parameters that can be accessed.
03-22-2010 ExPropertiesList, 5.2.0.3
*NEW: Ability to display items that match the typed characters on top of the list
*Added: AutoSearchEnum.exMoveOnTop type specifies whether the items that match the type characters are moved on the top of the list. For instance, the IncrementalSearch on exContains Or exMoveOnTop specifies that all items that contains the typed characters are moved on the top of the list.
*Added: Property.Position property specifies the position of the property in the control's list
*Added: Property.DisplayFile specifies whether the property displays sliders.
03-22-2010 ExCalendar, 5.1.0.5
*Fixed: Shows the focused date in the drop down portion of the control being specified by the Date property, if the Value property is 0
*Fixed: The MDI form requires an extra click to activate it, once a modeless dialog is closed. The dialog contains a VB6 UserControl that hosts the control. ATL3.0 BUG
*Fixed: Removes the Scroll event definition from the /NET assembly.
03-17-2010 ExGantt, 5.0.1.2
*NEW: Ability to format cells using predefined functions as currency, short date, long date and other several options, including HTML formatting
*Added: Column.FormatColumn property formats the cell's value based on the specified formula and displays the result on the cell. For instance the "len(value) ? currency(value) else ``" displays the column using the current format for currencies, for all cells that actually contains any data
*Fixed: In the /NET Assembly, the Column.FilterType property always retrieves exAll.
*Fixed: The control fails when no match is found, if the ExpandOnSearch property is True and custom filtering is performed during keys events ( call ApplyFilter during the KeyPress event ).
03-17-2010 ExOrgChart, 5.1.0.3
*Fixed: The /NET assembly shows a black frame when the parent form changes its parent using the MDIParent property.
*Fixed: The associated ContextMenuStrip component is not shown when right clicking the /NET Assembly component.
*Added: The Template feature supports hexa values being specified using format 0x prefix.
*Fixed: On Windows XP skinned objects ( EBN objects ) are not shown on virtual printers such as PDF, and so on.
03-15-2010 ExTree, 5.0.1.1
*Added: The Template feature supports hexa values being specified using format 0x prefix.
*Added: Changing the way the colors are being applied to EBN objects.
*Added: Improves the performances when parsing the HTML formats.
*Fixed: The /NET Assembly shows no information in design mode, such as version of the control.
*Fixed: Sometimes, removing an item that hosts an inside control fails.
03-15-2010 ExGrid, 5.0.0.7
*Added: Shows the images of the items being dragged using semi-transparent colors.
*Fixed: Centers the image of the items to be dragged during the drag and drop operation
*Fixed: Shows the selected cells only when drag and drop if the control's FullRowSelect property is exRectSel
*Fixed: Shows inner cells as disabled if the owner column is disabled.
*Fixed: Prevents flickering the image being dragged over the first visible item and the current vertical position is 0.
03-10-2010 ExG2antt, 4.3.2.0
*Added: Updates the first day of the week as your regional settings, when selecting a range of dates in the control's filter bar. ( Column.DisplayFilterDate )
*Added: If two bars covers each other selects the bars as they are displayed, so gets the topmost first.
*Fixed: Avoids clearing the filter pattern in the Filter For field, if the user presses the Up or Down keys ( Column.FilterOnType )
*Fixed: Closes the filter when the user presses the Up, Down or Enter key ( Column.FilterOnType )
*Fixed: Clips the icons and pictures on bar's caption if the Items.ItemBar(exBarHAlignCaption) property is 3, 4 or 5
03-10-2010 ExEdit, 5.1.0.6
*Added: Prevents closing the completion list once the user removes the selected word.
*Fixed: Removes the Scroll event definition from the /NET assembly.
*Fixed: The user is not able to drag the vertical thumb to a position greater than 65535.
03-08-2010 ExShellView, 3.0.0.5
*Added: (globbing) The filter allows using [] for group of characters. The "[CB]at" matches Cat or Bat but not cat or mat.
*Fixed: The control looks for the first match instead looking for all possibilities, if the pattern contains more than one * character (any)
*Fixed: The filter is not showing any object, if it contains more than one pattern.
03-08-2010 ExComboBox, 5.0.0.6
*Added: Provides mouse events when the cursor hovers the control's label area ( MouseDown, MouseUp, MouseMove, Click, RClick and DblClick event )
*Added: Hides the drop down portion of the control once the user clicks the label area, if the AutoDropDown property is True and the Style property is DropDownList.
*Fixed: Prevent closing the drop down portion of the control, if the user clicks the expand, check or image while the CloseOnDblClk property is True.
*Fixed: The setup for the /COM/32/UNICODE trial installs the /COM/32.ANSI version.
03-04-2010 ExG2antt/WPF
  "The Windows Presentation Foundation (or WPF) is a graphical subsystem for rendering user interfaces in Windows-based applications. WPF, previously known as "Avalon", was initially released as part of .NET Framework 3.0. WPF provides a consistent programming model for building applications and provides a clear separation between the user interface and the business logic."

  The eXG2antt/WPF will be the first WPF component from our suite that will be released soon. We would like to inform all of our customers that we will keep maintain and improve the /COM and /NET versions of the component, for more years to come. You can download and install the /WFP component from here.

02-22-2010 ExG2antt, 4.3.1.9
*Added: The Items.ItemBar(exBarKeepWorkingCount) property specifies whether the bar in the histogram uses the Items.ItemBar(exBarWorkingCount) value instead the duration of the bar (ItemBar(exBarEnd) - ItemBar(exBarStart)). The Bar.HistogramType should be exHistOverAllocation ( exBarEffort )
*Fixed: The MarkNow feature highlights the current week a day before, if the MarkNowUnit reminder is set on exWeek, and FirstWeekDay property is exMonday. (MDay).
*Fixed: The first day of the week is still on a Sunday, if the FirstWeekDay property is exMonday, the UnitScale property is exWeek, and the user calls the FirstVisibleDate property including the time part. This can be fixed using the FirstVisibleDate with no time part
*Fixed: The control is freezing, if the Chart.FirstVisibleDate is Jan 1 100 or Dec 31 9999.
*Fixed: Sometime, the Chart.ScrollTo method scrolls to on Sunday, even if the FirstWeekDay property is exMonday
*Fixed: The user can not link bars if the Chart.BarsAllowSizing property is False.
02-19-2010 ExCalendar, 5.1.0.4
*NEW: Ability to limit the dates being displayed and selected.
*Added: MinDate property specifies the lower date that can be selected or displayed
*Added: MaxDate property specifies the upper date that can be selected or displayed
*Fixed: The error message 'System.InvalidCastException: Specified cast is not valid' is fired when trying to drag the control from the toolbox ( /NET Assembly ).
02-17-2010 ExListBar, 5.1.0.1
*NEW: VisualAppearance.Add reads EBN files from byte[] or safe arrays of VT_I1 or VT_UI1. In other words, you can add EBN files directly to resources and use them as .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.My.Resources.EBN) for vb/net or .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.Properties.Resources.EBN) for c#, where the ID is the new identifier to be added, and the EBN is the identifier in the resource for the EBN file.
*Added: Changing the way the colors are being applied to EBN objects.
*Fixed: Displays the first line of the HTML text, if it does not fit entirely the field
02-17-2010 ExplorerBar, 5.1.0.1
*NEW: VisualAppearance.Add reads EBN files from byte[] or safe arrays of VT_I1 or VT_UI1. In other words, you can add EBN files directly to resources and use them as .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.My.Resources.EBN) for vb/net or .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.Properties.Resources.EBN) for c#, where the ID is the new identifier to be added, and the EBN is the identifier in the resource for the EBN file.
*Added: Changing the way the colors are being applied to EBN objects.
02-15-2010 ExScrollBar, 4.0.0.1
*NEW: VisualAppearance.Add reads EBN files from byte[] or safe arrays of VT_I1 or VT_UI1. In other words, you can add EBN files directly to resources and use them as .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.My.Resources.EBN) for vb/net or .VisualAppearance.Add(ID, Namespace.Properties.Resources.EBN) for c#, where the ID is the new identifier to be added, and the EBN is the identifier in the resource for the EBN file.
*Added: Changing the way the colors are being applied to EBN objects.
*Fixed: The MDI form requires an extra click to activate it, once a modeless dialog is closed. The dialog contains a VB6 UserControl that hosts the control. ATL3.0 BUG
*Fixed: Removes the Scroll event definition from the /NET assembly.
02-15-2010 ExToolTip, 2.0.0.2
*NEW: Ability to change the parameters passed by reference of the control's events for environments that does not support events with parameters by reference, such as uniPaas 1.5 (formerly known as eDeveloper), DBase, and so on
*Added: EventParam() property accesses a specified parameter of the current event. This property has effect only during an event, and can be used to change or retrieve a specified parameter of the current event
*Added: EventParam(-1) retrieves the number of parameters that can be accessed.
02-11-2010 ExGantt, 5.0.1.1
*NEW: Computed fields supports operations strings and dates, not only numbers.
*Added: Computed fields supports new functions for numbers as: int, round, floor, abs
*Added: Computed fields supports new functions for strings as: startwith, endwith, contains, len, lower, upper, proper. The + operator concatenates two strings.
*Added: Computed fields supports new functions for dates as: year, month, day, yearday, weekday, hour, min, sec, shortdate, longdate, time
*Added: Computed fields supports other conversion functions such as str, dbl, date
02-11-2010 ExSlider, 3.1.0.4
*Fixed: Rarely, right clicking while dragging the thumb ( left button is still pressed ) of the scroll bar fires an access violation.
*Fixed: Removes the Scroll event definition from the /NET assembly.
*Fixed: The MDI form requires an extra click to activate it, once a modeless dialog is closed. The dialog contains a VB6 UserControl that hosts the control. ATL3.0 BUG
*Fixed: The /NET Assembly does not update at runtime the properties saved in design-mode.
02-08-2010 ExGrid, 5.0.0.6
*Added: Updates the default visual aspect of the left, right, top, and bottom arrows to navigate the months/years in a drop down type editor
*Fixed: The /NET Assembly does not update at runtime the properties saved in design-mode.
*Fixed: The Items.RemoveAllItems method is safe to be called during an event.
*Fixed: Loading second time a huge list of items could be slower ( visible for thousands of items )
02-08-2010 ExG2antt, 4.3.1.8
*NEW: Ability to specify the items being displayed in the histogram.
*Added: Chart.HistogramView property specifies the items being represented in the histogram view.
*Added: AllowChartScrollPage property specifies whether the user can scroll the chart by clicking the chart's header and move the cursor to a new position.
*Added: If the Chart.FirstWeekDay is not exMonday, the week number (%ww%) calculated as January 1st indicates the first week of the year.
*Fixed: Prevents flickering the image being dragged over the first visible item and the current vertical position is 0.
02-04-2010 ExComboBox, 5.0.0.5
*Added: DescriptionTypeEnum.exFilterForTooltip value defines the tooltip to be displayed when the cursor hovers the FilterFor field.
*Added: Column.AssignEditImageOnSelect property specifies whether the image of the cell is being displayed in the control's label when the Style property is DropDownList.
*Fixed: The /NET assembly shows a black frame when the parent form changes its parent using the MDIParent property.
*Fixed: The associated ContextMenuStrip component is not shown when right clicking the /NET Assembly component.
02-04-2010 ExplorerBar, 5.0.0.6
*Fixed: Displays the first line of the HTML text, if it does not fit entirely the field
*Fixed: Ignores the <br> or carriage return sequences in HTML text, if the SingleLine property is True
*Fixed: Rarely, right clicking while dragging the thumb ( left button is still pressed ) of the scroll bar fires an access violation.
02-04-2010 ExThumbnail, 3.0.0.1
*NEW: Ability to change the parameters passed by reference of the control's events for environments that does not support events with parameters by reference, such as uniPaas 1.5 (formerly known as eDeveloper), DBase, and so on
*Added: 64-bit support
*Added: Updates the visual aspect of the control's tooltip based on the current theme, if active, and not using EBN object for its appearance.
*Added: EventParam() property accesses a specified parameter of the current event. This property has effect only during an event, and can be used to change or retrieve a specified parameter of the current event
*Added: EventParam(-1) retrieves the number of parameters that can be accessed.
02-01-2010 ExplorerTree, 5.0.0.6
*Added: (globbing) The filter allows using [] for group of characters. The "[CB]at" matches Cat or Bat but not cat or mat.
*Fixed: The control looks for the first match instead looking for all possibilities, if the pattern contains more than one * character (any)
*Fixed: The filter is not showing any object, if it contains more than one pattern.
*Fixed: The Group.Columns.Item property retrieves nothing, if the column is not found, instead firing an error.
01-27-2010 ExOrgChart, 5.1.0.2
*Added: Save and load almost all properties of the node to XML format
*Added: Save and load the group nodes collection to XML format using the SaveXML and LoadXML.
*Added: ToolTip, ToolTipTitle, UserData, Picture, PictureAlignment, HasButton and Enabled properties of the Node object are saved and loaded from XML format
01-27-2010 ExPropertiesList, 5.2.0.2
*Added: Property.DisplayColor specifies whether the property displays colors.
*Added: Property.DisplayDate specifies whether the property displays dates
*Added: Property.DisplayCheck specifies whether the property displays check boxes.
*Added: Property.DisplaySlider specifies whether the property displays sliders.
01-25-2010 ExButton, 5.1.0.1
*NEW: PNG support for HTMLPicture, Image and so on.
*Added: PNG, TIFF, EXIF or WMF image format support.
*Fixed: Displays the first line of the HTML text, if it does not fit entirely the button.
01-25-2010 ExCalendar, 5.1.0.3
*Added: CalendarCombo.HideDropDownButton property determines whether the drop down button is visible or hidden when the control loses the focus
*Added: CalendarCombo.DropDown(Reserved) property gets or sets a value that determines whether the drop down portion of the control is visible or hidden. ( Replace the DropDown method )
*Added: Scrolls the current date based on the number of months being displayed horizontally.
01-22-2010 ExShellView, 3.0.0.4
*Added: InvokeItemMenu( ID ) event notifies your application once the user selects an item in the context menu.
*Added: The ViewMode property retrieves the mode being currently shown.
*Fixed: Removes the Scroll event definition from the /NET assembly.
01-22-2010 ExList, 5.0.0.5
*Added: (globbing) The filter allows using [] for group of characters. The "[CB]at" matches Cat or Bat but not cat or mat.
*Added: Items.FindItemData property looks for objects too, not only for strings, integers, floating points (VarCmp).
*Fixed: The control looks for the first match instead looking for all possibilities, if the pattern contains more than one * character (any)
*Fixed: The filter is not showing any object, if it contains more than one pattern.
01-19-2010 ExHelper, 5.2.0.2
*NEW: Generates source code for events from x-script
*Added: Generates event handlers for programming languages as: VBA, VB6, VB7/VB.NET, VFP6, VFP9, C# , C++ and Delphi 
*Added: Generates the code for the print command similar with OutputDebugString API function.
01-19-2010 ExG2antt, 4.3.1.7
*NEW: Fit To Page Previwing/Printing support
*Added: Chart.CountVisibleUnits( Start, End ) property counts the number of units within the specified range. Use the Chart.UnitWidth and Chart.CountVisibleUnits to specify whether your chart to be displayed on a single page. The eXPrint's ClientWidth property gets the size of the paper.
*Added: Chart.StartPrintDate property specifies the printing start date.
*Added: Chart.EndPrintDate property specifies the printing end date.
01-18-2010 ExGantt, 5.0.1.0
*Added: Immediate if conditional statement for Column.ComputedField or ConditionalFormat.Expression properties ie len %0 = 0 ? "empty" else %0 displays empty string for empty cells!
*Added: Support for variables for reducing computations during Column.ComputedField or ConditionalFormat.Expression properties, ie 0:=value, means value stored to the variable 0, and =:0 means gets the value of the variable 0
*Added: mod operator divides two numbers and returns only the remainder. This is valid for computed, conditional expressions.
*Fixed: If the Column.FilterOnType property is True, the filter is applied twice so the time is doubled.
01-18-2010 ExGrid, 5.0.0.5
*Fixed: Avoids removing the locked items when scrolling in virtual mode ( Items.LockedItem property )
*Fixed: The partial check feature works for visible items only.
*Fixed: The /NET Assembly shows no information in design mode, such as version of the control.
*Fixed: If the control shows its content using the CRD format, the height of the buttons inside built-in editors is row's height, instead height of the editing part.
01-14-2010 ExComboBox, 5.0.0.4
*Added: Updates the caret position when the user clicks or uses the arrow keys in the FilterFor field of the drop down portion of the control.
*Added: Backspace key erases the character at the left of the cursor in the FilterFor field, while the Delete key removes the character at the cursor position.
*Added: CTRL + Backspace key removes all characters from the start to the position of the cursor, in the FilterFor field, while CtRL + Delete key erases all characters from the position of the cursor to the end
*Added: The FilterBarFont property determines the font being used by the FilterFor field.
01-14-2010 ExLabel, 3.0.0.5
*Added: Changing the way the colors are being applied to EBN objects.
*Fixed: Removes the Scroll event definition from the /NET assembly.
*Fixed: Displays the first line of the HTML text, if it does not fit entirely the field
01-12-2010 ExFileView, 5.0.0.4
*Added: StateChange(BeforeLoad) event notifies the application once the control starts loading the files and folders.
*Added: StateChange(AfterLoad) event notifies the application once the control ends loading the files and folders.
*Fixed: Rarely, right clicking while dragging the thumb ( left button is still pressed ) of the scroll bar fires an access violation.
*Fixed: Removes the Scroll event definition from the /NET assembly.
01-12-2010 EXMLGrid, 5.0.0.1
*Added: Compatible with the Data Execution Prevention (DEP). (SpecialBuild:5000)
*Added: 64-bit support
*Fixed: The drop down window may appear in a different monitor, if negative coordinates are used for monitors ( for instance, the second monitor is to the left of the primary monitor.
*Fixed: The MDI form requires an extra click to activate it, once a modeless dialog is closed. The dialog contains a VB6 UserControl that hosts the control. ATL3.0 BUG
01-08-2010 ExEdit, 5.1.0.5
*Added: Improvements for control's completion list
*Added: Changing the way the colors are being applied to EBN objects.
*Fixed: Rarely, right clicking while dragging the thumb ( left button is still pressed ) of the scroll bar fires an access violation.
01-08-2010 ExRecord, 4.0.0.5
*Fixed: Rarely, right clicking while dragging the thumb ( left button is still pressed ) of the scroll bar fires an access violation.
*Fixed: In the trial version the drop down editor that displays a tree or a hierarchy do not show all items.
*Fixed: The drop down window may appear in a different monitor, if negative coordinates are used for monitors ( for instance, the second monitor is to the left of the primary monitor.
01-06-2010 ExOrgChart, 5.1.0.1
*Added: 64-bit support
*Fixed: The IDE flickers when the component is placed on a form, due ShowImageList property that creates a hidden top-most window, to store the icons.
*Fixed: The LoadXML method removes the root's assistant nodes collection.
01-06-2010 ExTree, 5.0.1.0
*Fixed: The 64-bit version of the control fires "System.AccessViolationException: Attempted to read or write protected memory. This is often an indication that other memory is corrupt" when user tries to resizes a column by clicking the control's header.
*Fixed: The /NET assembly shows a black frame when the parent form changes its parent using the MDIParent property.
*Fixed: The associated ContextMenuStrip component is not shown when right clicking the /NET Assembly component.
01-04-2010 ExG2antt, 4.3.1.6
*Added: Keeps the selected items, while the control allows multiple items selection ( SingleSel = False ), and the user clicks an already selected item in the chart area.
*Fixed: The LoadXML method fails, if the control gets data from a specified URL.
*Fixed: If the control shows locked items, the links are indented.
*Fixed: By default, the Chart.DrawDateTicker property is False. 
01-04-2010 ExHelper, 5.2.0.1
*NEW: The x-script supports events ( "handle" keyword )
*Added: The x-script supports PRINT command to output specified values. For instance, the print("Count: ", Me.Columns.Count) displays the count of columns. The print command is useful for printing specified values during events.
*Added: For instance, the handle MouseMove(Button,Shift,X,Y) specifies that the x-script adds a handler for the MouseMove event of the control as follow:
handle MouseMove(Button,Shift,X,Y) 
{
	Dim c, hit, h
	h = ItemFromPoint(-1,-1,c,hit)
	print(Items.CellCaption(h,c))
}
*Fixed: Change the variable's value if they are used in get properties with parameters passed by reference. ( For instance, ItemFromPoint(-1,-1,c,hit) )
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