Essential Studio for ASP.NET MVC Release Notes

April 4, 2022



  • Support added for Fluent theme with light and dark variants for Syncfusion EJ2 ASP.NET MVC Controls.

Breaking changes

  • The un-versioned CDN links which always maintains latest version scripts are deprecated from 2022 Vol-1 release (20.1 version). These links are available with 19.4 version scripts to avoid breaking in sites and apps that uses un-versioned links.
All Controls CDN Reference
Script reference for all controls
    <script src="" type="text/javascript"></script>
Individual Control CDN Reference
For example, Calendar Scripts reference
    <script src="" type="text/javascript"></script>


The Carousel component allows users to display images with content, links, etc., like a slide show. Typical uses of carousels include scrolling news headlines, featured articles on home pages, and image galleries.

  • Rendering - The Carousel component can be rendered based on the items collection and data binding.
  • Animation - Supports animation effects for moving previous/next item of Carousel.
  • Template Support - The Carousel component items and buttons can also be rendered with custom templates.
  • Keyboard Support - By default, the Carousel allows interaction with commands by using keyboard shortcuts.
  • Accessibility - The Carousel provides built-in compliance with the WAI-ARIA specifications and it is achieved through attributes.



  • #I320275 - Wrap support provided for the legend text that overflows the container.



  • I306493 - Implemented addInfo property for swimlane’s lane and phase.
  • I360571 - Padding support for a group node has been implemented.
  • F172222 - Provided support for opening the annotation hyperlink in the same tab.
  • FB31225 - Support to change the color of the snapping lines has been provided.

Document Editor

Bug Fixes

  • #I367457 - Resolved the nested table content positioning issue.
  • #I365347 - Copied content is now pasted properly in between the paragraph.
  • #I361140 - Resolved the script error in inserting footnote content.
  • #I366968 - Newly added table row border is now exported properly in server-side word export.
  • #I366806 - Resolved the content overlapping issue with wrapped shape.
  • #I363360 - Resolved the new window sample dialog height issue.


  • #I348441 - Added support for adding SVG image in a Word document.
  • #I348727 - Added support for setting automatic space before and after a paragraph in a Word document.
  • #I268209 - Added support for restricting documents with comments only protection type.
  • #I363489 - Improved the performance of the server-side spell check library.



  • Maps control now supports keyboard interaction for zooming, navigating, and other functions.

PDF Viewer


  • Provided the support to deploy the PDF Viewer service at the server-side for .NET 6.0 by migrating the Syncfusion.Drawing.Common to SkiaSharp packages.

Bug Fixes

  • #I366423, #I370600- Now, the draw tab doesn’t move to the next tab when drawing the signature inside the signature.
  • #I367580- Now, the free text annotations are edited properly if a document has rotated pages.
  • #I367479- Now, hidden fields are not allowed to show the popup.
  • #I367558, #I371494- Signature images are properly uploaded now on mobile devices.

Pivot Table

Bug Fixes

  • #I366940 - When the defer layout update option is enabled and drag and drop measures, the field list UI will now properly refresh.
  • #I367463 - When virtual scrolling is enabled, the pivot table now properly refreshes based on the specified height.
  • #I370021 - While resizing, the pivot chart is now properly refreshed.
  • The pivot table is now properly refreshed with live data when performing drill operations.
  • In Angular, grouping will now work properly with the static field list.


  • Provided support to expand all members (aka, headers) in a specific field in the Pivot Table’s row and column axes.
  • Provided built-in option to control the display of grand totals in the Pivot Table’s toolbar.



  • #I305258, #FB20522, #FB20233 - Provided virtual scrolling support for timeline year view with vertical orientation.

Visual Studio Extensions

New Feature

  • Provide fluent theme support to the ASP.NET MVC project template, sample creator, conversion, and migration.