Recent Releases

0.31.003 Jan 2022 12:07 minor feature: This release implements automatic preservation of window sizes, positions, and widget attributes.
0.30.009 Dec 2021 20:13 minor feature: This release implements a validated input field framework, and a standalone UI creator/editor.
0.29.027 Mar 2021 17:59 minor feature: This release implements Unicode bi-directional text rendering and input, and several other improvements.
0.28.007 Jun 2020 13:16 minor feature: Update the build system to compile LibCXXW using the C++20 standard mode, and add several C++20 features to the library API.
0.27.018 May 2020 00:55 minor feature: UI creator tool now supports interactive editing of colors, borders, fonts, and appearance objects.
0.26.019 Mar 2020 01:38 minor feature: Performance improvements. Add support for alpha channels to the color picker widget. Partial implemenation of a UI designer tool.
0.25.007 Jul 2019 14:33 minor feature: Completed XML API that generates widgets and controls their appearance, location, and properties, without recompiling.
0.24.014 Jun 2019 03:10 minor feature: Use an XML stylesheet to create widgets and layouts in windows. Adjust the appearance, location, and properties of widgets withough recompiling.
0.23.023 May 2019 11:00 minor feature: Specify colors, fonts, and other attributes of widgets using an XML stylesheet.
0.22.004 May 2019 18:23 minor feature: Initial implementation of an API to create widgets based on an XML stylesheet.
0.21.014 Apr 2019 01:17 minor feature: This release implements options to preserve the size and position of user-adjustable widgets and restore them the next time the application runs.
0.20.031 Mar 2019 23:13 minor feature: This release implements options to override the default theme-specified visual appearance of widgets, with custom per-widget settings.
0.19.001 Mar 2019 01:04 minor feature: This release implements splash windows, contains internal improvements to the window manager hints for dialog windows, and adds right pointer button popup menus to the file dialog that makes it possible to execute basic file operations (rename/delete) in the file dialog.
0.18.013 Feb 2019 23:44 minor feature: This release implements static tooltip popups, that can be attached to any widget.
0.17.031 Jan 2019 13:17 minor feature: An input field filter API for implementing text input fields with custom internal formatting and behavior.
0.16.021 Jan 2019 12:39 minor feature: This release adds a simplified API for implementing the standard Copy, Cut, and Paste menu items.
0.15.007 Jan 2019 11:42 minor feature: This release adds a new peephole layout manager widget for containers.
0.14.030 Dec 2018 18:11 minor feature: This release adds a search widget.
0.13.020 Dec 2018 02:45 minor feature: This release adds a layout manager that draws an optionally-titled border around a group of elements, and implements the window manager synchronization request protocol.
0.12.006 Dec 2018 03:43 minor feature: A new layout manager was added that implements toolbox dialogs.
0.11.023 Nov 2018 23:51 minor feature: Enhanced list layout manager settings for implementing hierarchical lists.
0.10.016 Nov 2018 03:31 minor feature: Enhancements to the pane layout manager, and a theme option to use lightweight gradient shading for better performance on older video hardware.
0.9.024 Oct 2018 12:27 minor feature: This release implements an API for adding traditional "Copy", "Cut", and "Paste" entries to application menus and context popup menus.
0.8.013 Oct 2018 15:19 minor feature: This release adds a new layout manager, the item layout manager, to the list of available layout managers for containers.
0.7.129 Sep 2018 17:58 minor feature: This release adds a basic table widget - a list with a header row, and with an option to permit dragging the column borders to adjust column relative sizes, with support for saving and restoring column sizes, so they remain persistent.
0.714 Aug 2018 01:07 minor feature: This release adds an implementation of the XDND protocol.
0.605 Jul 2018 11:00 minor feature: A new manual font rendering API for custom display widgets.
0.526 Jun 2018 01:29 minor feature: New font picker and color picker widgets.
0.415 Apr 2018 17:22 minor feature: New library API and header files for implementing custom widgets by subclassing the templates and classes from the library.
0.328 Mar 2018 04:03 minor feature: Adds color gradient shading by default, resulting in a subtle 3D appearance of scrollbars, buttons, and menus (can be disabled in theme settings).
0.212 Feb 2018 05:03 minor feature: New pane layout manager, a print dialog, and input field validation framework.
0.127 Dec 2017 13:13 minor feature: