February 15, 2017

New version of FastReport .NET - 2017.2

 In the new version of FastReport.Net we added new barcode – Pharmacode. This kind of barcode is used in pharmaceutical industry. In FastReport .Net it can be created in any color

 New addition to the list of database connectors – we added plugin for popular open source nosql database – RavenDB

 By popular demand we added export to binar format Excel 97-2003, also known as BIFF8

 FastReport dotnet received support of right to left orientation both in user interface and report engine

 We also did some further code optimization, bug fixind and multiple improvements

 Here's a video version of the main changes overview: 



+ added new barcode: Pharmacode
+ added new option for images: Grayscale display mode
+ added ability to change the color of barcodes
+ added caching of compiled report script
- fixed bug with losing precision in totals
- fixed bug with enabled ReportPage.UnlimitedHeight and ReportPage.PrintOnPreviousPage
- fixed bug with null initialization in text objects
- fixed bug with deserialization on saving from On-line Designer


+ added support of Right-to-Left Interface (RTL)
+ added a new property to MSChartObject, that allows to use several series with automatic creation
- fixed bug when instead of creating a new data source, editing of selected data source was opening


+ added support of Right-to-Left Interface (RTL)
+ added mouse-relative zoom


+ added export in Excel 97-2003 (BIFF8)
+ added ability to insert images in original resolution when exporting to PDF
+ in the PDF export window added ability to select a color space
* improved quality of images in Excel 2007 export
* changed work of export to Dropbox for using API 2.0 instead API 1.0
* added converting to Date format for Excel2007 export
* improved SVG export: added embedding images in file, HasMultipleFiles option was added, improved text rendering, text with angle, underlines added
- fixed bug with blank pages in Excel 2007 export
- fixed bug in PDF and HTML exports with vertical position of text which height is bigger than object height
- fixed bug with metafile images in RTFExport
- fixed bug with Vertical Alignment = bottom in PDF export
- fixed transparent images appearance in XPS export
- fixed export empty images in XPS
- fixed bug in preview of CSV export with small amount of rows


+ added RavenDB connector \Extras\Connections\FastReport.RavenDB
+ added SQL Anywhere connector \Extras\Connections\FastReport.SqlAnywhere
+ added new report demos: Pharmacode, Box


+ added ToolbarBackgroundStyle.None (you can use WebReport.ToolbarColor instead bitmap from style)
+ added properties WebReport.UnlimitedWidth, WebReport.UnlimitedHeight for enable Unlimited size for all report pages (default: false - use report settings)
+ added property WebReport.Dialogs for enable or disable all report dialogs (default: true - enabled)
- fixed bug with handling of onClick event in WebReport

[Online Designer]

+ added HTML object
+ added Pharmacode barcode
+ added page's properties UnlimitedHeight and UnlimitedWidth
+ added barcode's property Color
+ added grayscale property support for PictureObject
* resize gui elements are always shown on resize component
- fixed the issue with showing context menu on touch devices on long tap
- fixed dblclick bug on PictureObject
- fixed bug, related to building the designer with disabled code editor
- fixed DataBand dblclick bug
- fixed bug, related to showing default components of Dialog in report tree on create new Dialog