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VG.net 7.4 Released
We have released version 7.4 of the VG.net vector graphics system. Changes include: Support for Visual Studio 2012, the SHOUTING MENU edition. Redesigned Picture Designer dialog windows: we reduced their size and made them more usable with all environment...

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VG.net 5.1 Released
Version 5.1 of the VG.net vector graphics system is released. Click the image above to run the robot arm sample. The buttons at the top change the overall color of the application. This color change uses a new feature in VG.net called Themes. A Theme...

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VG.net 4.0 Released: Visual Studio 2005 Support
Versions 4.0 and 3.0 of the VG.net vector graphics system are released. Version 4.0 supports Visual Studio 2005, and version 3.0 supports Visual Studio 2003. Read more in the Readme file. Some new features: Use the new Style Precedence property to override...

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Centralized Styles Sample; LED Radio Button
Click on the image above to run the Centralized Styles sample for VG.net vector graphics . Grab the lower right corner of the window to scale the UI larger and smaller. Download the source code to learn how to centralize all your Styles into a single...

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Drag, Drop, and Move Vector Graphics Components
Click on the image above to download and run the new drag-drop sample using VG.net vector graphics . This sample demonstrates two techniques for moving Elements or sub Pictures. If you mouse down and drag from the left column to the editing surface on...

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VG.net 2.7 Released
Download the translucent calculator executable . Version 2.7 of the VG.net vector graphics system is released. The Translucent Calculator article describes how to build a user interface completely defined with vector graphics, using the new TranslucentForm...

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3D Effect Vector Graphics Arrow
This is a cool 3D effect arrow created with VG.net vector graphics . The construction of this arrow is described briefly on the forum . If you would like a Picture file containing the arrow, let us know on the forum.

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Real-Time Data Visualization Using VG.net Vector Graphics
The Sockets code sample is explained, in English this time, in the following article: Visualization of Real-Time Data Using Vector Graphics . The sample uses TCP/IP to communicate simulated real-time data changes from a server to a client. The client...

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Building a Gel Ellipse; TwoColorBell Explained
In this post, I explain how to build one of the most basic 3D effect shapes, a gel ellipse. I also explain bell curve gradients. The gel ellipse above consists of 3 parts: a glowing ellipse, a shine ellipse, and a shadow ellipse. First we address the...

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How to Build Vector Graphics Raindrops
As promised, I explain how to build these vector graphics raindrops with VG.net . The raindrops are Splines. Any rounded Shape will do. It is best not to make them very convex. A path gradient fill on each raindrop gives it a glowing, translucent effect...

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