DayPilot News (August 2014)

Monthly summary of new releases and articles - August 2014.
Aug 1, 2014

Releases

DayPilot Pro for JavaScript 7.8 SP1 Jul 1, 2014

Improvements:

  • [Scheduler] list of selected rows correctly updated on deselecting. (build 874)
  • Default delete icon location changed from 3;3 to 2;2 (upper-right corner). (build 874)
  • [Calendar] .showEventStartEnd, .scrollToHour(), .headerDateFormat (build 875)
  • [Scheduler] Full crosshair performance optimization. (build 879)
  • [Scheduler] scrollDelayDynamic, scrollDelayCells, scrollDelayEvents, scrollDelayFloats (build 879)
  • [Scheduler] Event loading demo. (build 882)
  • Active areas: use .w or .width for width, use .h or .height for height, default visibility set to "Visible", support for .backColor. (build 883)
  • [Scheduler] DayPilot.Scheduler.rows.all(), row.events.all(), row.events.totalDuration(). (build 885)
  • [Scheduler] row.column(x).html(). (build 885)
  • [Scheduler] events.load() accepts success and error handlers. (build 886)
  • DayPilot.TimeSpan.toString(pattern) (build 889)
  • [Scheduler] Pre-generating row columns from rowHeaderColumns. (build 890)
  • [Scheduler] rows.each() added. (build 892)
  • [Calendar] All-day event inline editing implemented. (build 900)
  • [Calendar] Scroll labels added to the default theme. (build 901)
  • [Calendar] Default theme drag-and-drop shadow doesn't use border radius. (build 908)
  • [Month] Default theme drag-and-drop shadow doesn't use border radius. (build 908)
  • [Scheduler] onCallBackStart, onCallBackEnd. (build 911)
  • [Calendar] Disabling event deleting per event. (build 913)
  • [Scheduler] On-demand event loading optimizations (rendering). (build 918)
  • [Scheduler] On-demand loading works with with cache sweeping. (build 919)

DayPilot Pro for ASP.NET MVC 7.8 SP1 Jul 1, 2014

Improvements:

  • [Scheduler] Weekend hiding demo added. (build 5682)
  • [Scheduler] ScrollDelayCells, ScrollDelayDynamic, ScrollDelayEvents, ScrollDelayFloats. (build 5682)
  • [Scheduler] CallBackStartJavaScript, CallBackEndJavaScript. (build 5682)
  • [Scheduler] DynamicEventRenderingCacheSweeping, DynamicEventRenderingCacheSize added. (build 5683)
  • [Scheduler] Full crosshair performance optizimization. (build 5683)

DayPilot Pro for ASP.NET WebForms 7.8 SP2 Jul 1, 2014

Improvements:

  • [Calendar] Inline editing of all-day events implemented. (build 3154)
  • [Calendar] Scroll labels added to the default theme. (build 3156)
  • [Scheduler] On-demand event loading performance improved. (build 3165)
  • [Scheduler] ScrollDelay -> ScrollDelayDynamic, ScrollDelayCells, ScrollDelayEvents, ScrollDelayFloats. (build 3168)

Tutorials

ASP.NET Scheduler with On-Demand AJAX Event Loading Jul 2, 2014

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This tutorial shows how to configure DayPilot ASP.NET scheduler control to load events dynamically using AJAX.

  • Large data set (25,000 events)
  • Loading data for the current viewport during scrolling
  • Configurable cache/buffer sweeping
  • Configurable cache/buffer size
  • Sample Visual Studio 2012 project with source code (C# and VB.NET)
  • Sample Microsoft SQL Server database (LocalDB)

ASP.NET Scheduler Tutorial Jul 3, 2014

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A beginner tutorial that shows the basic features of DayPilot ASP.NET scheduler:

  • Load resources from a database
  • Load events from a database
  • Enable drag and drop event moving
  • Year view (365 days), day scale (1 cell = 1 day), grouped by month
  • Default CSS theme
  • SQL Server database
  • Visual Studio 2012 solution
  • C# and VB source code

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