Stabilizing Win2D

Back in September 2014 when first introducing Win2D, we said: “By no means is the API in its current state a complete representation of Direct2D in Windows Runtime. We believe that releasing the API early, even if it does not have all the Direct2D features, is useful. As a developer and potential user of the…


Win2D 1.14.0 – text analysis, typography, TableTransfer3DEffect, color management, and ComputeHistogram

Win2D version 1.14.0 is now available on NuGet (for Windows 10 or Windows / Phone 8.1) and GitHub. New features: New CanvasTextAnalyzer methods for low level, customized text processing (check out the Custom Text Layouts example  to see them in action) AnalyzeBidi AnalyzeBreakpoints AnalyzeGlyphOrientations AnalyzeNumberSubstitutions GetJustificationOpportunities ApplyJustificationOpportunities AddGlyphsAfterJustification Query a CanvasFontFace for its typographic features and glyph…


Win2D 1.12.0 – bugfixes and error messages

Win2D version 1.12.0 is now available on NuGet (for Windows 10 or Windows / Phone 8.1) and GitHub. There are no new features in this release, but a bunch of small improvements: Fixed CanvasDrawingSession.Close to release all resources it was holding Fixed lost device handling to call RoClearError, so later unrelated exceptions don’t incorrectly appear to be…