A new maintenance release of the Universal Windows Controls is now available. This version adds a beta of our Docking/MDI product, making it possible to include docking tool windows and/or a multiple-document interface in your apps for Universal Windows apps. SyntaxEditor also includes two new Metro-themed image sets that can be used.

Detailed Update List


  • First product beta release.


  • Added new MetroLight and MetroDark image sets for use with IntelliPrompt. The current set can be selected via the new static CommonImageSourceProvider.DefaultImageSet property.
  • Improved page down and page up scrolling performance.
  • Improved the default word break finder logic for handling whitespace.
  • Updated the completion list to ensure the selected item remains visible when changing to a new tab filter.
  • Updated the completion list to ensure that a filter's tab is selected when its IsActive property is true as the list opens.
  • Updated how text backgrounds and borders are rendered to better support layering.
  • Updated ContentProviderPresenter to not allow word wrapping.
  • Added a virtual OnSessionOpening method to the various add-on language quick info providers that allows for content customization prior to display.
  • Updated backward searches using ITextSnapshot.FindNext to begin at the offset before the specified start offset, which matches the logic in the editor view search object model.
  • Fixed a bug that could occur when searching within text ranges.
  • Fixed a bug where the caret might not render when zoomed out below 100%.
Web Languages Add-on
  • Fixed a bug where a missing XML end tag end delimiter wasn't reporting a syntax error.
  • Improved the the logic for reporting a well-formed XML document.

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