Janus WinForms Controls Suite Overview
Janus WinForms Controls Suite is a set of controls designed to provide powerful user interfaces for Microsoft .NET Smart Client applications patterned after Microsoft Outlook®. Janus Controls offer support for Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework client profiles. All Janus Controls in the Janus Suite are 100% C# managed controls designed to be used with Visual Studio® .NET. Janus WinForms Controls Suite is also 64bit compatible.
Janus WinForms Controls Suite v4 includes very complete sample applications so you can add Outlook 2010 look and feel to your applications with Janus Controls Suite in no time.
Janus Winforms Controls Suite includes the very popular Janus GridEX for .NET a control capable of working in bound fashion with ADO.NET or IList data sources. The control supports hierarchical display of data and permits you to create effective user interfaces similar to Microsoft Outlook®, while easing development and maintenance time. The functionality provided by this Janus control allows you to display, format, edit, sort, group, filter, manipulate, summarize, preview, and print your data. Standalone MaskEdit, MultiColumn Combo, and UpDown controls are also included.
Janus Control Suite's Janus Schedule control can present appointments and related owners in different Views, representing Days, WorkWeeks, Weeks, and Months. The control also supports working with recurrent appointments. You can easily load, display, format, filter, edit, manipulate, preview, and print appointments with the functionality available in the control in both bound and unbound modes. A stand-alone Janus Calendar Combo Control, used to edit date and time values, is also included with the Schedule Control.
Janus WinForms Control Suite v4 also includes Janus Timeline Control. Janus Timeline for .NET is ideal for displaying items in relation to time. Items in the control are arranged in chronological order from left to right on a time scale that can be divided from seconds to years. You can easily load, display, format, group, filter, edit, and manipulate items with the functionality available in the control in both bound and unbound modes.
Also included in Janus WinForms Control Suite v4 is Janus UI Controls for Microsoft .NET is a toolkit with several user interface controls like the Janus UI Panel Manager Control which provides Windows developers with an advanced docking pane solution that perfectly mimics MS Outlook 2003 or Visual Studio panes. With this control developers can easily create tabbed windows with auto hide functionality that permits a better use of the application workspace.
Janus UI Command Manager is another component offered in this Janus Control Suite. The UI Command Manager provides Windows developers with stylish Menus and ToolBars. The component permits advanced customization of the menus and toolbars of your application. The Janus Command Manager has built in VisualStyles support that can provide your applications with a look similar to Office 2010 among others.
Part of Janus WinForms Controls Suite are the Janus ExplorerBar control featuring the look of Windows Taskbars which permits you to customize groups of links using icons, colors, and watermark images and the Janus ButtonBar control with support for small and large icons for groups and can be shown in vertical or horizontal alignment.
Janus WinForms Controls Suite also includes the Janus Tab Control and many other controls like Janus StatusBar, Janus Buttons, Janus GroupBox, Janus ComboBox and DropDown pickers for Fonts and Colors.