Xceed starts 2015 with a variety of updates to its .NET libraries and WPF controls.
Xceed DataGrid for WPF has been updated to v5.5 with 38 improvements, bug fixes, and performance enhancements. Xceed Extended WPF Toolkit Plus has been updated to v2.6 with 17 bug fixes and improvements. Xceed Zip for .NET gets a performance boost when handling large amounts of files, SFTP for .NET now supports more encryption methods, and Xceed FTP for .NET now supports the FXP protocol over SSL/TLS connections. These three .NET libraries move to v5.7.
Hot on the heels of the last release, Extended WPF Toolkit Plus receives another significant update to v2.5, adding three new controls and 49 bug fixes and minor improvements. The three new controls are a flexible FilePicker with accompanying custom textbox, a feature-rich SlideShow control that supports live WPF content and animation, and a fully customizable Watermark ComboBox control.
DataGrid for WPF updated to v5.4 with performance increases, various notable new features, and over 30 bug fixes and minor improvements. Extended WPF Toolkit Plus moves to v2.4, getting a major update to the datagrid, 40 bug fixes and improvements, and a Tokenized TextBox control. SFTP for .NET moves to v5.6 gets support for HTTP, SOCKS4/4A and SOCKS5 proxy servers and more efficient flow control, and also lets you select a specific network adapter to connect from. FTP for .NET moves to v5.6 now supports FXP server-to-server file transfers, and support for MLST and MLSD commands for precise interpretation of filenames, dates and other file info. Zip for .NET moves to v5.6 and its GZip feature can now extract archives made up of consecutive inner GZip streams. Documentation and tips have been added on how to deal with Unicode characters in zip archives. SFTP, FTP and ZIP for .NET also get performance improvements and support to access disk files and paths longer than 260 characters.
DataGrid for WPF moves to v5.3 and provides over 40 improvements, performance enhancements, and bug fixes. It adds more Excel-like abilities, a new asynchronous binding mode, and more. Extended WPF Toolkit Plus moves to v2.3 providing over 30 improvements and a new control, ToggleSwitch. SFTP for .NET jumps to v5.5 with performance increases in file transfers, SSH connection protocol flow control, and the ability to connect through a specific network adapter. All .NET controls in Data Manipulation Suite that are based on Xceed FileSystem classes move to v5.5 and include bug fixes and minor improvements.