DayPilot News (March 2013)

Monthly summary of new releases and articles - March 2013.
Mar 6, 2013

Releases

DayPilot Pro for ASP.NET WebForms 7.2 February 1, 2013

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New features:

  • Performance optimizations (Scheduler)
  • EventMoveToPosition (Scheduler)
  • EventMoveToPosition (Month)
  • RowsPerMonth (Navigator)

DayPilot Pro for ASP.NET MVC 7.2 February 1, 2013

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New features:

  • Performance optimizations (Scheduler)
  • EventMoveToPosition (Scheduler)
  • EventMoveToPosition (Month)
  • RowsPerMonth (Navigator)

DayPilot Lite for ASP.NET WebForms 3.2 (Open-Source) February 3, 2013

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New features:

  • Gantt Chart mode (Scheduler)
  • Multiple Row Header Columns (Scheduler)
  • Header Resizing using Drag and Drop (Scheduler)
  • Resource Header Customization - BeforeResHeaderRender Event (Scheduler)

DayPilot Pro for Java 7.2 February 4, 2013

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New features:

  • Performance optimizations (Scheduler)
  • EventMoveToPosition (Scheduler)
  • EventMoveToPosition (Month)
  • RowsPerMonth (Navigator)

DayPilot.Modal Dialog 2.0 (Open-Source) February 14, 2013

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The DayPilot.Modal script is now released as open-source under Apache Software License 2.0.

It allows you to display a standalone URL or HTML in an AJAX modal popup:

  • Displays HTML or a standalone page
  • Modal - hides the background with a semi-transparent div
  • Draggable modal window
  • Auto-stretching to show all content
  • Support for ASP.NET WebForms, MVC
  • Works well with jQuery (but jQuery is not required)

DayPilot Lite for ASP.NET WebForms 3.2 SP1 (Open-Source) February 25, 2013

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A bug-fixing release:

  • [Scheduler] RowHeaderColumnWidths updating fixed.
  • Visual Studio 2010 solution fixed

DayPilot Pro for ASP.NET WebForms 7.2 SP1 February 28, 2013

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A bug-fixing release:

  • MessageHideAfter property added.
  • Active areas fixed.

DayPilot Pro for ASP.NET MVC 7.2 SP1 February 28, 2013

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A bug-fixing release:

  • MessageHideAfter property added.
  • Active areas fixed.

Tutorials

Open-Source Gantt Chart for ASP.NET (Tutorial) February 5, 2013

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This tutorial shows how to use open-source DayPilot Scheduler Lite in a Gantt Chart mode. A sample Visual Studio 2010 project with full C# and VB.NET source code is included.

Features:

  • Displays tasks in a Gantt chart
  • Tasks are stored in an SQL Server database (included)
  • Custom columns with additional data (task duration)
  • Header columns can be resized using drag&drop
  • Fast refresh using UpdatePanel
  • Event creating and editing using a modal dialog

Using DayPilot in WinForms February 14, 2013

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This tutorial shows how to use DayPilot Scheduler in a WinForms application using WebBrowser control.

Features:

  • DayPilot Scheduler displayed in maximized mode (Width="100%", HeightSpec="Parent100Pct")
  • Windows 8 Theme (see also the CSS theme designer)
  • Embedded Cassini web server

Project Management for ASP.NET (Open-Source) Tutorial February 19, 2013

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This tutorial shows how to create a project management ASP.NET web application using DayPilot Scheduler Lite (open-source). A sample Visual Studio 2010 project with full C# and VB.NET source code is included.

Features:

  • Visual project management
  • Plan overview in a Gantt chart
  • Multiple projects supported
  • Resource utilization/availability
  • Task tracking in real time
  • Task status (planned, started, finished)
  • Setting task priority using drag&drop
  • Estimated time to completion

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