WinRT XAML Controls 2014.2 build 152 Maintenance Release

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Posted 9 years ago by Actipro Software Support - Cleveland, OH, USA

A new WinRT/XAML controls maintenance release is now available.

Detailed Update List


  • Added ISO 3166-1 alpha-3 codes to the Country class via the new Alpha3Code property.
  • Added a Country.Alpha2Code property to replace the more generic Code property.


  • Added support for read-only regions of text via the new IReadOnlyRegionTag tag.
  • Added the ReadOnlyRegionTag implementation class that supports classification so that read-only regions can be rendered with an alternate background.
  • Added a new Read-Only Regions QuickStart that demos the new features.
  • Added new EditorCommands.MoveSelectedLinesUp (Alt+Up) and MoveSelectedLinesDown (Alt+Down) commands.
  • Updated the SDI Editor demo's menu to show off the new editor commands.
  • Converted many UI to document model event ties to use weak events.
  • Made several performance enhancements in IntelliPrompt completion matching and filtering.
  • Added the static EditorSnapshotChangedEventArgs.GetIsTypedWordStart method.
  • Updated views so that data binding changes don't scroll the view back to the first line.
  • Improved how the comment and uncomment lines feature affects selection.
  • Improved the logic that gets activated by the LineBasedLineCommenter.CanCommentEmptyLines property.
  • Improved the handling of line number margin font property changes.
  • Improved the Parse extension method logic.
.NET Languages Add-on
  • Improved the ability to resolve references to nested types.
  • Fixed a bug where a namespace alias qualifier used in a C# using statement may not parse correctly.
  • Fixed a bug where operator overloads defined in source weren't getting the proper method names assigned.
Web Languages Add-on
  • Improved the editing experience when typing to not affect outlining nodes as much.
  • Fixed a bug where an exception could occur if a comment appeared within a DTD.


  • Added a Wave shape, which render a wavy line.
  • Added a ZigZag shape, which render a zig-zag line.
  • Updated the Shapes QuickStart with examples showing usage of the new shapes.

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