Changelog

Recent changes – new features and bug fixes

11/10/2021

Major UX Update

  • WPF Designer
    • Placeholder Elements in empty states
    • Patterned Background in the designer
    • Added Icons to toolbar elements
    • Fixed bug causing text “asdf” show up while dragging controls from the toolbox
    • Fixed an issue with resizing the WPF window, it used to resize the form to a smaller size than intended. Fixed to be resized to the size intended by the user
  • WinForms Designer
    • Moved the Like and fork button to the app toolbar
    • Added icons to all toolbar buttons
    • Redesigned Project details page to fix scrolling issues and make the form more visually appealing
  • Cmdlet Builder
    • Moved Save, New, and Fork buttons to the app toolbar
  • Code Editor
    • Split all features across 3 pages Code, Project, Settings
    • The code page is now a full-page responsive editor
  • My Projects Page
    • The “Shared with you” component is only visible if there are projects shared with you
    • “Starred” renamed to “Favourites”
      • Sub Categories in Favourites are only visible if there are liked projects of that category
    • My Projects:
      • Sub Categories like Winform, WPF are visible only if you have projects of that type
      • “New Project”  button added at the bottom of the card, to allow quickly creating a new project
  • General improvements
    • All forms have standardized padding
    • All Card components across all pages have standardized Rounded corners and Padding
    • Buttons and Icons for the same features (Like, Fork, New, Save) are standardized across the application (Script editor to be updated more)
    • Standardized UI of features across the tools

06/07/2021

  • Multiple bug fixes for Cmdlet Builder
  • Feedback survey added to the process of cancellation of subscription

16/06/2021

  • HideConsole functionality that hides the terminal after starting the GUI added for WPF and Winforms
  • Winforms Update:
    • “Code” tab has been split into Logic and Output like in WPF. Provides better clarity and provides standardization between editor needed for upcoming functionality
    • Winforms now has Params block available

03/05/2021

  • Improvements for very complex projects
    • Payload limitation increased, issues with saving very complex projects solved both for number of controls and long logic
    • Fixed issues with disappearing controls in projects with 200+ controls
  • WPF :
    • DataTriggers can be used now, fixed issue with DataTriggers having auto-generated name causing issues
    • Multithreading issue fixed with run spaces not being deleted after performing their task in some cases
  • General Fixes:
    • All tools now have a “New project” page, increasing usability and continuing standardization agenda across the tools
    • Fixed bugs in the “New project” button not working in some tools
    • Multiple UI changes on the poshgui.com portal, icon sizes/alignment, pricing table alignment

27/03/2021

  • Fixed Lifetime pricing model
  • Fixed UI for Subscription for Lifetime users
  • Public projects are accessible from the repository for non logged in users, only export is available not editing with the tools
  • Added passing $Synchash to new threads in WPF multithreading, making it possible to access controls from other threads using $Synchash.Window
  • Added documentation about $Synchash

06/03/2021

  • PoshGUI started subscription-based access with a 7 day limited trial for new users
  • Existing users will not notice a difference in access until 13th of March 2021 when subscription will be needed to edit projects using Winform and WPF Designer

15/02/2021

  • New portal released on poshgui.com for better User Experience, a better place for documentation
  • The application moved to app.poshgui.com
  • PoshGUI established as a legal company in Poland
  • Small WPF Designer fixes

16/01/2021

  • Multiple UI bugs fixed:
    • Code editors in WPF and Winform Designer couldn’t scroll all the way on smaller screens
    • A couple of components in both designers like sections, properties, events had scrolling issues on smaller screens
    • Fixed issue causing the background to be white, decreasing contrast and usability
    • Small UI changes aimed at improving UX like:
      • Adding helpful subtitles to components like Sections
      • Separated user projects from user account pages
      • Rearranged Navbar and improved naming
  • Performance improvements on the WPF Designer and site generally
  • Server maintenance tasks performed, improving the performance and stability
  • Added “Params” code section to WPF designer allowing to starting the script with parameters

16/01/2021

  • Multiple UI bugs fixed:
    • Code editors in WPF and Winform Designer couldn’t scroll all the way on smaller screens
    • A couple of components in both designers like sections, properties, events had scrolling issues on smaller screens
    • Fixed issue causing the background to be white, decreasing contrast and usability
    • Small UI changes aimed at improving UX like:
      • Adding helpful subtitles to components like Sections
      • Separated user projects from user account pages
      • Rearranged Navbar and improved naming
  • Performance improvements on the WPF Designer and site generally
  • Server maintenance tasks performed, improving the performance and stability
  • Added “Params” code section to WPF designer allowing to starting the script with parameters

08/10/2020

  • Fixed an error causing Cmdlet builder to crash when changing any property

23/09/2020

  • Added following properties to WPF Window Control:
    • ResizeMode
    • WindowStartupLocation
    • WindowStyle
  • Added Label control to WPF designer
  • Fixed a bug causing the designer to freeze while updating some of the Window control properties

10/09/2020

  • Fixed a bug causing WPF control to be invisible when using Windows 10 Dark mode

30/08/2020

  • Sharing a private form to a list of specified users have been added for the WPF Designer

22/08/2020

  • Xaml Format button was added to action bar in the designer
  • Fixed following properties throwing errors due to a wrong capitalization of “Is”
    • IsDeafult
    • IsCancel
    • IsTabStop
    • isTextSearchCaseSensitive
    • IsTextSearchEnabled
  • XAML Editor has been switched from CodeMirror to Ace Editor in order to:
    • Fix layout issues, particularly horizontal scrollbar
    • Standardize editors on the site to the same one
    • Allowing exposing more features of Ace Editor in future

02/08/2020

  • Added scrollbar to the toolbox in WinForms and WPF designers for smaller screens

12/07/2020

  • Added multithreading to WPF
  • Fix issue with $State object not containing properties that are not binded
  • Added code styling to WPF documentation page

06/07/2020

  • WinForms Designer keeps its state while the user will move to another page
  • Removed default Text property value from TextBox in WPF
  • When adding a new control directly to a stack panel it doesn’t add any margins

04/07/2020

  • Fixed authentication issue throwing “Unauthorized” message for some users.
    The same fix will work for people sometimes not seeing their projects in my account.
  • Added passing Object and event arguments to users function in subscribed events in WPF
  • Added link to navigation to new YouTube channel with some tutorials
  • Fixed DataContext subscribing to an incorrect name in some situations
  • Created a couple of public projects in the examples category

03/03/2019

  • Authentication fixes
    • Google API fix applied, some users had trouble with logging in using their Google account
    • The issue with work not being saved while logged in but with an expired token cookie, fixed
  • News added to home page
  • The picture on the homepage is only visible when not logged in
  • Newest projects are shown on the homepage

01/03/2019

  • Ads have been removed after a month of test

03/02/2019

  • Unobtrusive ads added for test
  • Ads are added into available space, not obstructing content in any way
  • No general, or personalized ads, only products handpicked by us, deemed helpful for IT professionals

27/01/2019

  • Added forking your own projects
  • Added Articles page, which lists newest posts from top PowerShell bloggers

30/12/2018

  • Added changelog page
  • New controls added
    • ErrorProvider
    • Tooltip
  • New Properties added
    • Tooltip and Tooltip text on all controls
  • Added splitting code into sections in the code editor for better code organization
  • Redesigned code editor page for more user-friendly UI, bigger editor mostly
  • Improved auto-generation of GUI code for better performance
  • Added link to FB community groud and changelog to the sidebar