This manual contains tutorial
and reference material for the ProEssentials custom controls. These controls
are designed to help software developers quickly and professionally implement
graphical presentation and analysis functionality into software targeted
for Microsoft Windows v8, v7, Vista, XP/2000/NT, 32 and 64 bit.
you for choosing ProEssentials and thank you for reading this material.
The ProEssentials product comes with free technical support. It's convenient
for Gigasoft and customers alike to handle support without worrying about
serial numbers and support agreements. This is the way we prefer to keep
it. Please continue reading this manual so you can reserve requesting
technical assistance for your tougher questions.
ProEssentials is not hard to learn. Reading
the next 6 chapters will not take long and this time will definitely pay
for itself in a smoother initial implementation. If you're a current ProEssentials
user, re-skimming these chapters wouldn't hurt. There are additions specific
to version 8 throughout.
This product and manual are intended
for software development environments which support the following visual
interfaces: WPF, WinForm, WebForm, OCX, and VCL. Or allow the direct calling
of DLL API calls via a standard C CPP interface.
This first chapter discusses ProEssentials
in a general fashion but contains a medley of information regarding end
user and developer features. It also talks about new features added to
version 8. If you are in a hurry to get ProEssentials implemented, then
skip this chapter: But come back at a later time. The more you read about
ProEssentials, the more value you'll be able to extract and utilize in