Pre-Release Software

Products Shipping as CTP, Beta and RC

Products marked as pre-release (Community Technology Preview "CTP", Beta or Release Candidate "RC") may contain deficiencies and as such, should not be considered for use or integrated within any mission critical software application. DevExpress may discontinue availability of its pre-release software, limit or modify software functionality, or eliminate support services at any time.

Version Labels and Their Meaning

CTP (Community Technology Preview)

  • Target audienceDevelopers with a high demand for a specific new product or functionality.
  • PurposeAllows developers to share feedback and influence the development process.
  • ExpectationsPartially implemented functionality, moderate chance of bugs, high chance of breaking changes in final implementation, and possible termination of project.

Beta

  • Target audienceDevelopers with active Universal, DXperience and VCL Subscriptions eligible for major updates.
  • PurposeAllows developers to explore new functionality within existing projects and report issues prior to release.
  • ExpectationsImplements functionality fully, low probability of defects, low likelihood of breaking changes in final implementation, product is scheduled and should be released in an upcoming major version.

RC (Release Candidate)

  • Target audienceAvailable to all active subscribers.
  • PurposeDocumentation may be incomplete and minor issues could exist.
  • ExpectationsFully functional with only minor issues. No breaking changes are expected in final implementation though documentation may still be incomplete.

2018 Releases

Universal Subscription v18.1.6

  • WPF Scheduler - Outlook Inspired ResourceTree Control (CTP)
  • DevExtreme React Wrappers (CTP)
  • DevExtreme VueJS Wrappers (CTP)
  • DevExtreme Native Vue Data Grid (CTP)
  • DevExtreme Native React Chart (CTP)
  • Reports - .NET Core Support (CTP)
  • Report & Dashboard Server - Administrative Panel UI and Localization Support (CTP)
  • XAF Mobile Report Viewer (CTP)
  • XAF Mobile Platform (Beta)
  • XPO .NET Core Support (Beta)

TestCafe Studio v0.2.0

  • TestCafe Studio (CTP)

Universal Subscription v18.1

  • WPF Scheduler - Outlook Inspired ResourceTree Control (CTP)
  • DevExtreme React Wrappers (CTP)
  • DevExtreme VueJS Wrappers (CTP)
  • DevExtreme Native Vue Data Grid (CTP)
  • DevExtreme Native React Chart (CTP)
  • Reports - .NET Core Support (CTP)
  • Report & Dashboard Server - Administrative Panel UI and Localization Support (CTP)
  • XAF Mobile Report Viewer (CTP)
  • XAF Mobile Platform (Beta)
  • XAF Office-Inspired Word Processing Module (CTP)
  • XPO .NET Core Support (Beta)

VCL Subscription v18.1

  • ExpressEntityMapping Framework (Beta)

2017 Releases

Universal Subscription v17.2

  • WinForms Folder Browser and Open/Save Dialogs (CTP)
  • WPF Folder Browser and Open/Save Dialogs (CTP)
  • WPF Dashboard (CTP)
  • Web Dashboard Viewer for Mobile Devices (CTP)
  • ASP.NET Core Dashboard (CTP)
  • ASP.NET WebForms Rich Text Editor and Spreadsheet - Stateless Option (CTP)
  • Reports - ASP.NET Core Support (CTP)
  • DevExtreme React Grid (Beta)
  • XAF Mobile Platform (Beta)
  • XPO .NET Core Support (Beta)
  • UWP AccentColorizer (Beta)
  • CodeRush - NullReferenceException Analysis (Beta)

Universal Subscription v17.1

  • WPF Theme Designer (CTP)
  • UWP AccentColorizer (Beta)
  • DevExtreme React Grid (CTP)
  • CodeRush for Roslyn - Jasmine Test Runner for JavaScript and TypeScript (Beta)

2016 Releases

Universal Subscription v16.2.4

  • WPF Module Injection Framework (Beta)
  • DevExtreme MVC Wrappers (RC)
  • Dashboard Web Control - Viewer API (CTP)
  • ASP.NET Bootstrap-Enabled Controls (CTP)
  • XAF Mobile Platform (CTP)

Universal Subscription v16.2.3

  • WPF Module Injection Framework (Beta)
  • DevExtreme MVC Wrappers (RC)
  • DevExtreme Angular 2 Support (RC)
  • Dashboard Web Control - Viewer API (CTP)
  • XAF Mobile Platform (CTP)

VCL Subscription v16.2

  • ExpressRichEditControl Suite - Document API (RC)

Universal Subscription v16.1

  • DevExtreme MVC Wrappers (CTP)
  • DevExtreme Angular 2 Support (CTP)
  • Dashboard Web Designer (CTP)
  • XAF Mobile Platform (CTP)

VCL Subscription v16.2

  • ExpressPDFViewer (CTP)
  • ExpressRichEditControl Suite - Document API (RC)