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Modify Gantt Chart View’s Text Style & Project Files Loading Enhancements using .NET

Added: (Thu Aug 03 2017)

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Aspose team is pleased to announce the new release of Aspose.Tasks for .NET 17.7.0. It includes an enhancement for adding text styles to a project’s tasks representation. We have also fixed several bugs in this month’s release which further add to the overall stability of the API. For a complete list of what is new and fixed, please visit the release notes section of the API in product documentation. Users can now modify Gantt chart view’s text style using the TableTextStyles collection of the API. This allows to format fields such as Color, Font style, etc. of the specified task fields in tasks list. The following code sample shows formatting of a task’s text style using this enhancement.Several bugs have been fixed in this month’s release. These are relevant to different API functionality and improve the overall API behavior in terms of expected results. Some of these include Project loading exceptions while reading certain MPP files, Errors raised by the API with the latest version of Microsoft Project upgrade 1706, Issue with lookup values not being created in MPP file, Calculation errors of project data after update, Issue with Task Links, visual display of Gantt Chart bars and Text Styling and more. This release includes plenty of new features as listed below

• Add support for text style information.
• Program hangs while loading MPP into Project
• MPP file raises TasksReadingException
• MPP file saved by MSP 2016 ver 1706 raises exception while loading into Project
• An entry with the same key already exists - exception
• Exception raised while loading attached MPP
• TaskReadingException while loading MPP file
• Aspose.Tasks is not setting the Bar color of Task and Summary task - MSP 2007
• MPP project cannot be saved to MemoryStream
• Lookup values not created properly in MPP
• TaskLink don't affect the dates from successor task while using an MPP file
• Exception raised while applying constraint
• Task baseline don't save to MPP file
• Finish date not recalculated properly
• MPP to XLSX: Resultant file doesn't contain any data
• Exception is raised while loading Primavera XER file
• Gantt chart task bar ends at one third of day
• Tasks text style information lost while loading and saving MPP again

Other most recent bug fixes are also included in this release

Newly added documentation pages and articles

Some new tips and articles have now been added into Aspose.Tasks for .NET documentation that may guide you briefly how to use Aspose.Tasks for performing different tasks like the followings.

- Support for Text Styling: https://docs.aspose.com/display/tasksnet/Working+with+Project+Views#WorkingwithProjectViews-SupportforTextStyling

- Microsoft Project MPP File Update: https://docs.aspose.com/display/tasksnet/Microsoft+Project+MPP+File+Update

Overview: Aspose.Tasks for .NET

Aspose.Tasks is a non-graphical .NET Project management component that enables .NET applications to read, write and manage Project documents without utilizing Microsoft Project. With Aspose.Tasks you can read and change tasks, recurring tasks, resources, resource assignments, relations and calendars. Aspose.Tasks is a very mature product that offers stability and flexibility. As with all of the Aspose file management components, Aspose.Tasks works well with both WinForm and WebForm applications.

More about Aspose.Tasks for .NET

- Homepage of Aspose.Tasks for .NET: http://www.aspose.com/products/tasks/net

- Download Aspose.Tasks for .NET: http://www.aspose.com/downloads/tasks/net

- Online documentation of Aspose.Tasks for .NET: http://docs.aspose.com:8082/docs/display/tasksnet/Home

Contact Information
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Lane Cove, NSW, 2066
Phone: 888.277.6734
Fax: 866.810.9465

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