MZ-Tools 7.0 Build 134 released adding TypeScript support and a couple of bug fixes

MZ-Tools 7.0 Build 134 has just been released adding TypeScript support and a couple of bug fixes:

  • Fixed [395-1C5D8E22-0303]: The options and .xsl files are no longer deleted when uninstalling the product.
  • Fixed [043-1C6144DA-0301]: Added support for TypeScript files.
  • Fixed [0DC-1C677C64-0301]: Default properties were not applied to Janus controls for .NET whose name started with more than one upper case character (such as “UIButton”).

 

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MZ-Tools 7.0 Build 128 released with a couple of bug fixes

Happy New Year!. MZ-Tools 7.0.0.128 has just been released with a couple of bug fixes for the Control Explorer feature:

  • Fixed [21D-1C235690-0304]: The Control Explorer could cause “System.ComponentModel.Design.CheckoutException: The checkout was canceled by the user.”.
  • Fixed [33D-1C1C60FE-0302]: The Control Explorer marked the designer as dirty when resizing its toolwindow, resizing its splitter, or switching between design view and code view.”.
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MZ-Tools 7.0 Build 124 released with bug fixes

MZ-Tools 7.0.0.124 has just been released with a few bug fixes:

  • Fixed [336-1B1EFE8F-0201]: The Code Element Headers feature didn’t provide the “Parent Code Element Name” predefined variable.
  • Fixed [336-1B1EFE8F-0201]: The Code Element Headers feature didn’t replace the parameters predefined variables if they appeared twice in a header and the method had no parameters.
  • Fixed [198-1B26363A-0201]: The Open Folder on Disk feature could cause a System.ArgumentException “Value does not fall within the expected range.”.
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MZ-Tools 7.0 Build 123 released with bug fixes

After a few months without updates, MZ-Tools 7.0.0.123 has just been released with a few bug fixes:

  • Fixed: A “System.Xml.XmlException: Root element is missing.” could happen loading the PrivateClipboardsAdminOptions.xml file.
  • Fixed: The Child Code Element editor of the Sort Code Elements feature showed the “Any” item in the list of contexts in some cases.
  • Fixed: The Generate HTML Documentation feature didn’t output the image of events.
  • Fixed: The Control Names Assistant didn’t set correctly the background color of textboxes when losing the focus in Visual Studio versions that don’t support themes.
  • Fixed: The Control Names Assistant didn’t show correctly the selected portion of text.
  • Fixed: The Control Explorer could cause System.Reflection.TargetInvocationException with Service designer.
  • Fixed: The Control Explorer could cause System.InvalidOperationException SplitterDistance must be between Panel1MinSize and Width – Panel2MinSize.
  • Fixed: The Find Text feature silenced problems with C++ files showing only the message “The operation ‘Find Text’ was cancelled by the user or it occurred an unexpected error while processing the following file:”
  • Fixed: The Find Text feature failed to show some code elements in C++ files. Now it doesn’t show code elements even if requested because that setting only works with VB.NET and C# files.
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MZ-Tools 7.0 Build 116 released with bug fixes

MZ-Tools 7.0.0.116 has just been released with a few bug fixes, most of them to provide a better experience with 3rd party software:

  • Fixed: The Sort Code Elements feature didn’t preserve comments in the same line of the “end region” keyword.
  • Fixed: Some critical exceptions were being silenced.
  • Fixed: A System.IO.IOException could happen when using Windows 8.1 and SkyDrive to store the team options.
  • Fixed: Improved support for 3rd party TabControls.
  • Fixed: The picture of some 3rd party controls using .ico files as bitmap was not shown in the Control Explorer.
  • Fixed: 3rd party controls using the HKEY_CURRENT_USER hive could cause “ICollectionItemEditor.InitializeControlValues failed” in the Options window.
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System.IO.IOException: “The file cannot be accessed by the system” using Windows 8.1 and SkyDrive

If you are using SkyDrive to store the Team Options of MZ-Tools 7.0 (to share them among several computers of yours), you can get the following error on Windows 8.1 (but not on Windows 7 or Windows 8):

“System.IO.IOException: The file cannot be accessed by the system”

IOException

This issue will be addressed in the next build to fail more gracefully with a friendly explanation, but meantime the workaround is the following:

  • Using Windows Explorer, right-click the folder to show its context menu.
  • Click the “Make available offline” menu entry.
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