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Seamless Change of Displayed Preview

Posted: Wednesday, March 21, 2018 | 0 comment(s)
As you may have guessed, by now we are well into working on version 24 of our List & Label reporting tool, which is due to be released this fall. Today I proudly present the first feature preview!

When printing drilldown reports or reports with expandable regions, up to now the preview control was emptied and afterwards the drilldown report was rendered into the empty control.

In LL24, we made a small but powerful change that yields a much better user experience. The preview is exchanged seamlessly in the background, i.e. the window isn't refreshed before the new content is available. This prevents the control from flickering and just feels a lot better and responsive when navigating drilldowns.

It's certainly one of those "let me see what it looks like" features, so without any further ado – here we go:

Author: Jochen Bartlau
Head of Development List & Label

Jochen Bartlau leads the development at combit as Managing Director. He's a Microsoft .NET enthusiast driving innovation & agile project management. The mobile devices geek who used to be a physicist in his first life loves to spend his spare time with his family.


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