Win2D 1.11.0 – text analysis, block compressed bitmaps, saving large images, and IBuffer pixel access

Win2D version 1.11.0 is now available on NuGet (for Windows 10 or Windows / Phone 8.1) and GitHub. New in this release: CanvasTextAnalyzer identifies what glyphs are needed to render a piece of text, including the font fallbacks to properly handle different languages.  Example Gallery uses this to create a new Custom Text Layouts example, which wordwraps…


Win2D 1.10.0 – sprite batches, Windows.UI.Composition, CanvasVirtualBitmap, more text features, and effect rectangle mapping

Win2D version 1.10.0 is now available on NuGet (for Windows 10 or Windows / Phone 8.1) and GitHub. This release adds new features that depend on the Windows 10 November Update, and removes workarounds for older Visual Studio versions (thanks to those who shared feedback about this).  Win2D now requires Visual Studio 2015 with Update 1 to…