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May 22, 2017. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 25.3 are available! This release includes Enhanced Windows 10 support, Gauge Level Bars, InfoBox control and more. See the full list of changes here.

January 30, 2017. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 25.2 are available! This release includes Visual Studio 2017 RC support, new Calendar Schedule View, Tab Control enhancements and more. See the full list of changes here.

November 30, 2016. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 25.1 are available! This release includes new Box-Plot charts and chart error bars, improved Explorer-style toolbar, Outlook Bar "minimize" mode and more. See the full list of changes here.

November 9, 2016. BCGControlBar Library or .NET version 6.0 is available! This release includes Visual Studio 2015 support, Office 2013/2016 and VS 2015-like Visual Themes and more. See the full list of changes here.

June 16, 2016. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 25.0 are available! This release includes MS Office 2016-like Black color theme, advanced tree control, application state color and more. See the full list of changes here.

March 2, 2016. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 24.4 are available! This release includes MS Office 2016-like Ribbon "Tell Me", improved Office-like control info tips, new Chart color themes and more. See the full list of changes here.

October 15, 2015. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 24.3 are available! This release includes improved MS Office 2016-style themes, enhanced Ribbon customization, improved controls and more. See the full list of changes here.

August 3, 2015. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 24.2 are available! This release includes Visual Studio 2015 support, MS Office 2016-style themes, improved Calendar look and more. See the full list of changes here.

April 20, 2015. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 24.1 are available! This release includes MS Office-style start page, exporting grid data to CSV format, dialogs with expandable areas and more. See the full list of changes here.

March 5, 2015. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 24.0 are available! This release includes Tear-off MDI child windows, Internal window scrollbars themming support and more. See the full list of changes here.

November 24, 2014. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 23.2 are available! This release includes Ribbon Application Modes, extended Application Keyboard Navigation and more. See the full list of changes here.

September 4, 2014. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 23.1 are available! This release includes Animation Manager support, custom controls in Visual Designer and more. See the full list of changes here.

May 21, 2014. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 23.0 are available! This release includes Digital Dashboards support, Grid Scaling, Popup Dialogs and more. See the full list of changes here.

January 16, 2014. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 22.1 are available! This release includes new Visual Studio 2013-style visual manager, Grid cell conditional formatting, Grid Sparklines, Chart data table, new Chart color themes and more. See the full list of changes here.

November 25, 2013. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 22.0 are available! This release includes Coded UI Tests support, page transition effects, WinUI Tiles customization and more. See the full list of changes here.

August 8, 2013. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 21.0 are available! This release includes Windows 8.1 and Visual Studio 2013 support, new VS 2012 blue theme, large (Windows 8.1-like) WinUI tiles, Ribbon touch input mode, improved Visual Studio 2012-style visual themes and more. See the full list of changes here.

March 11, 2013. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 20.0 are available! This release includes touch/gesture support, enhanced WinUI tiles, improved Office 2013-style visual manager, new gauges and more. See the full list of changes here.

November 26, 2012. BCGControlBar Library for .NET version 5.1 is available! This release includes Visual Studio 2012 and Windows 8 support, new Gauge controls and more. See the full list of new features and changes here.

October 4, 2012. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 19.0 are available! This release includes new Office 2013-style visual manager, full support for Visual Studio 2012, improved Visual Studio 2012 theme, Chart thumbnails, Grid multi-row support and more. See the full list of changes here.

June 27, 2012. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 18.0 are available! This release includes Windows 8-like Metro Tiles UI, full Ribbon customization, improved Visual Studio 2012-style Visual Manager, Chart advanced legend and textured brushes and more. See the full list of changes here.

April 02, 2012. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 17.1 are available! This release includes new Visual Studio 11-style Visual Manager, improved Diagram control, support for the diagram in Visual Designer, Tree Map control and more. See the full list of changes here.

January 23, 2012. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 17.0 are available! This release includes new Diagram control, Visual Designer for Gauges, Tag Cloud control, Chart and Property Grid control improvements and more. See the full list of changes here.

November 25, 2011. Our product BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition was reviewed by 3D2F.COM. We're happy to inform that 3D2F.COM editors have called the product "the most promising in its class". Please read this review here.

October 17, 2011. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 16.1 are available! This maintenance release includes Windows 8 and Visual Studio 11 support, Chart control improvements and more. See the full list of changes here.

October 5, 2011. We're happy to announce availability of our new product - BCGMobile for Windows Phone. This library is targeting Windows Phone 7.0 and Mango. It's designed to speed up the development of mobile applications and contains a set of highly demandable controls including Chart, Gauge, Planner and Calculator. The product is suitable for Visual Studio 2010 and Expression Blend with Windows Phone add-ons. Please click here to get more information about this product here.

August 10, 2011. BCGControlBar Library for .NET version 5.0 is available! This release includes Visual Studio 2010 SP1 support, new visual themes, Office 2010-style Ribbon backstage view and more. See the full list of new features and changes here.

July 26, 2011. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 16.0 is available! This release includes new Toolbar Editor, 3D Charts, new Gauges and other new and improved features. See the full list of changes here

July 26, 2011. BCGSuite for MFC version 16.0 is available! This release includes new 3D Charts, new Gauges and other new and improved features. See the full list of changes here.

March 1, 2011. BCGSuite for MFC version 15.0 is available! This release includes new features and improvements in Chart, Gauge and Grid controls. See the full list of changes here.

February 24, 2011. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 15.1 is available! This release includes new Chart and Gauge types, Grid "Find" dialog and other new and improved features. See the full list of changes here.

December 20, 2010. BCGSuite for MFC version 15.0 is available! This release includes new Chart and Gauge controls,  D2D support and more. See the full list of changes here.

December 8, 2010. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 15.0 is available! This major release includes new Chart and Gauge controls, D2D support, Office 2010 print preview, new editor language schemes and many other new and improved features. See the full list of changes here.

October 25, 2010. We are happy to announce the Beta version of the next BCGControlBar Pro release (15.0). This release will include two major components among other features: Chart Control and Gauges.

June 10, 2010. BCGControlBar Library for .NET version 4.2 is available! This release includes new visual themes, support for Ribbon MiniToolbar ("floaty") and many bug fixes. See the full list of changes here.

May 11, 2010. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 12.1 is available! This release includes support for the Ribbon Backstage View in designer, Grid Filter and other new and improved features. See the full list of changes here.

April 30, 2010. BCGSoft technologies integrate with Visual Studio 2010. Please click here to read the Press Release. In addition, please follow this link to see the full list of these features.

April 14, 2010. BCGSuite for MFC version 12.0 is available! This release includes Visual Studio 2010 support, Breadcrumb navigation control, Visual Studio 2008/2010 visual managers, resizable dialogs and many other new and improved features. See the full list of changes here.

January 21, 2010. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 12.0 is available! This major release includes MS Office 2010-style Ribbon Backstage View, new Office 2010-style color themes, resizable dialogs and many other new and improved features See the full list of changes here

October 1, 2009. BCGControlBar Library for .NET version 4.1 is available! This release includes High DPI support, improved docking layout and bug fixes. See the list of new features and changes here.

August 7, 2009. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 11.0 is available! This release includes new Visual Studio 2010 and Office 2010 Visual Managers, improved Windows 7-style ("Scenic") Ribbon presentation, Windows 7 Taskbar interaction, Vista-like Breadcrumb navigation control and more. See the full list of changes here

February 17, 2009. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 10.3 is available! This release includes High DPI support, a new Windows 7-like Scenic Ribbon, improved Visual Studio 2008 Visual Manager with Aero docking markers and more. See the full list of changes here.

September 24, 2008. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 10.2 is available! This release includes a new Carbon Visual Manager, skinned Message Box, improved Grid control and more. See the full list of changes here.

September 22, 2008. BCGControlBar Library for .NET version 4.0 is available! This release includes new Grid control, Calendar Bar control, new examples and more. See the list of new features and changes here.

July 16, 2008. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 10.1 is available! This release includes new Ribbon Designer, Ribbon Dialog bar, improved Skinned dialogs and more. See the full list of changes here.

May 21, 2008. BCGSoft is proud to announce that our new product BCGSuite for MFC is available! This product extends Visual Studio 2008 MFC functionality and includes power components such as Grid, Calendar, Editor and many other professionally-designed GUI controls, which are suitable for modern GUI development. Please click here to get more information about this product.

May 5, 2008. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 10.0 is available! This release includes new Gantt chart, Skinned dialogs and forms and more. See the full list of changes here.

March 25, 2008. BCGControlBar Library for .NET version 3.2 is available! This release includes new ToolBox control, Desktop Alert control, new Ribbon gadgets, new examples and more. See the list of new features and changes here.

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November 9, 2007. Microsoft Corporation has integrated our BCGControlBar Professional Edition Technology in the next version of the MFC Library. Please click here to get more information.

December 12, 2007. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 9.56 is available! This release includes full support for Microsoft Visual Studio 2008, new VS 2008-style Visual Manager, Office 2007 colorization, new examples and more . See the full list of changes here.

September 28, 2007. BCGControlBar Library .NET Edition version 3.1 is available! This is a maintenance release, which includes new TaskPane control, key tip support for Ribbon Control and some other enhancements and bug fixes. See the full list of changes here.

September 5, 2007. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 9.55 is available! This is a maintenance release that includes improved PNG image support, new samples, bug fixes and more. See the full list of changes here.

August 9, 2007. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 9.54 is available! This is a maintenance release that includes support for Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 Beta 2 (Code Name "Orcas"), improved images support, Office 2007-style scrollbars, a lot of new samples and more. See the full list of changes here.

June 22, 2007. BCGControlBar Library .NET Edition version 3.0 is available! This release includes advanced Ribbon Control support, localization support, major infrastructure changes and more. See the list of new features and changes here.

May 14, 2007. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 9.53 is available! This is a maintenance release that includes support for Microsoft Visual Studio 9.0 Beta 1 (Code Name "Orcas"), IE 7-style tab "Close" button and more. See the full list of changes here.

May 2, 2007. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 9.52 is available! This is a maintenance release that includes improved Ribbon layout and performance, extremely improved performance of the Grid control, support for owner-draw galleries, Office 2007-style color picker and more. See the full list of changes here.

March 13, 2007. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 9.51 is available! This is a maintenance release that includes Ribbon Gallery tooltips, improved Microsoft Vista support and more. See the full list of changes here.

January 26, 2007. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 9.5 is available!  This release includes Ribbon KeyTips support, new Ribbon Gadgets, improved Application Wizards and more. See the full list of changes here.

November 27, 2006. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 9.4 is available!  This release includes Microsoft Windows Vista support, new Ribbon Gadgets, improved Ribbon customization, 64 bit examples and sample and more. See the full list of changes here.

November 16, 2006. The long-awaited BCGControlBar Library .NET Edition is available!  This totally new powerful and robust toolkit contains 100% managed code components, which are suitable for modern .NET GUI development. Please click here to get more information about this product.

October 2, 2006. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 9.3 is available!  This release includes Microsoft Office 2007 Beta 2 Technical Refresh look, customizable ribbon status bar, improved Office 2007 Silver Theme and more. See the full list of changes here.

September 11, 2006. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 9.2 is available!  This release includes Ribbon Contextual Tabs and Print Preview, ability to convert docking bars to MDI tabbed documents and more. See the full list of changes here.

August 17, 2006. The second public Beta of BCGControlBar for .NET has been released! This release includes Office 2007-style visual managers, enhanced tooltips, shortcuts control and more. Please click here to enter BCGControlBar.NET Beta site.

August 8, 2006. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 9.1 is available!  This is a maintenance release that includes new Office 2007-style Silver Theme, enhanced tooltips, new samples and more. See the full list of changes here.

July 11, 2006. The first public Beta of BCGControlBar.NET has been released! This totally new powerful and robust toolkit is suitable for modern .NET GUI development. Please click here to enter BCGControlBar.NET Beta site.

June 28, 2006. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 9.0 is available!  This release includes the long-awaited Microsoft Office 2007-style support with ribbon control, skinned interface, "floaty" an more. See the full list of changes here.

April 5, 2006. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 8.6 is available!  This release includes new advanced tooltip controls, compatibility with Windows Vista GUI theme, enhanced Windows XP themes support and more. See the full list of changes here.

February 17, 2006. BCGControlBar Library Standard Edition version 7.00 is available!  This release includes full support for Microsoft Visual Studio 2005, compatibility with Windows Vista GUI Theme, new popup (desktop alert) window and more. See the full list of changes here.

January  21, 2006. BCGSoft Professional Editor version 8.5 is available!  This is a maintenance release that includes support for Visual Studio 2005, performance improvements and bug fixes.

December 19, 2005. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 8.5 is available! This release includes enhanced Visual Studio 2005 theme, grid control color themes and virtual mode, planner multi-day and all day events and more. See the full list of changes here.

September 26, 2005. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 8.0 is available!  This release includes the following new features: Grid control, Planner Control, Report Control, full 64-bit compatibility and more. See the full list of changes here.

June 6, 2005. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 7.31 is available!  This release includes Visual Studio 2005-style tabs and auto-hide buttons, new MS Money-style example, support for Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Beta 2 and more. See the full list of changes here.

April 27, 2005. BCGControlBar Library Standard Edition version 6.50 is available!  This release includes support for Microsoft Active Accessibility, improved support for Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 and more. See the full list of changes here.

April 7, 2005. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 7.30 is available!  This release includes support for Microsoft Active Accessibility, improved support for Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 and more. See the full list of changes here.

February 9, 2005. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 7.20 is available!  This release includes Microsoft Visual Studio 2005-style MDI tab groups, persistent MDI state, improved support for 32-bit images and more. See the full list of changes here.

October 28, 2004. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 7.10 is available!  This is a maintenance release, that includes Microsoft Visual Studio 2005-style toolbox, improved visual managers and more. See the full list of changes here.

October 22, 2004. BCGControlBar Library Standard Edition version 6.40 is available!  This release offers  Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 ("Whidbey") visual manager, application side bar and more new features. See the full list of changes here.

October 1, 2004. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 7.0 is available!  This release offers  Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 ("Whidbey") docking and visual manager, application side bar and more new and improved features. See the full list of changes here.

July 6, 2004. BCGSoft Professional Editor Library version 6.75 is available!  This version includes support for hyperlinks, export to HTML and improved scrolling.

June 25, 2004. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 6.75 is available!  This is a maintenance release with improved task pane, new CBCGPPropList custom properties and more. See the full list of changes here.

April 15, 2004. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 6.74 is available!  This is a maintenance release with improved drawing algorithms, compatibility with 64-bit platforms and more. See the full list of changes here.

March 19, 2004. BCGControlBar Library Standard Edition version 6.33 is available!  This is a maintenance release with the property list enhancements, improved tab control look and more. See the full list of changes here.

March 11, 2004. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 6.73 is available!  This is a maintenance release with new tab look in Office 2003 mode, enhanced calculator control and more.  See the full list of changes here.

February 18, 2004. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 6.72 is available!  This release includes new calculator control, support for hyperlinks and various enhancements in advanced edit control, edit control with a browse button, new samples and more. See the full list of changes here.

December 18, 2003. BCGControlBar Library Standard Edition version 6.32 is available! This is a maintenance release with Office 2003-like outlook bar control and more.  See the full list of changes here.

December 10, 2003. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 6.71 is available! This is a maintenance release, which includes Office 2003-like outlook bar control, support for 32-bit alpha blending of toolbar images and more. See the full list of changes here.

November 13, 2003. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 6.7 is available! This release includes enhanced Microsoft Office 2003 look, built-in full screen mode support, palette mode for popup menus, several enhancements for property list control, alpha blending of toolbar images, major enhancements for advanced edit control including support for collapsible nodes (outlining) and more. See the full list of changes here.

October 27, 2003. BCGControlBar Library Standard Edition version 6.31 is available! This is a maintenance release with improved Office 2003 look, enhanced property list and more.  See the full list of changes here.

August 11, 2003. BCGControlBar Library Standard Edition version 6.3 is available! This release includes support for Microsoft Office 2003-style look, support for Visual Studio.NET 2003, new OneNote-style tabs and more. See the full list of changes here.

July 28, 2003. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 6.51 is available! This is a maintenance release with a couple of new features and bug fixes. See the full list of changes here.

July 22, 2003. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 6.5 is available! This release includes support for Microsoft Office 2003-style look, Office-style toolbar quick customization menu, new OneNote-style tabs, images with hot spots and more.. See the full list of changes here.

April 28, 2003. BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 6.4 is available! This release includes new date/time controls, VS.NET-style property dialogs, alpha blending support for toolbar images, "symbol" support for edit control and more. See the full list of changes here.

April 10, 2003. BCGControlBar Library Standard Edition version 6.2 is available! This release includes VS.NET-style property dialogs with left-aligned navigation tree, toolbar edit box with a spin control, improved task pane and more. See the full list of changes here.

April 1, 2003. A new product - BCGSoft Professional Editor Library version 6.4 is available! This product is a separate version  of advanced edit control included in BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition. See our press release for more details.

January 30, 2003. BCGControlBar Library Standard Edition version 6.1 is available! This release includes page support for the Task Pane control, support for TrueColor toolbar images and more. See the full list of changes here.

January 09, 2003 . BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 6.21 (Hot Fix) is available! This release includes a lot of fixes. See the full list of changes here.

December 26, 2002 . BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition version 6.2 is available! This release includes new advanced edit control with IntelliSense support and syntax highlighting, Task Pane control, advanced property sheet, masked edit control and more. See the full list of changes here.

November 14, 2002. BCGControlBar Library version 6.0 is available! This release includes new Task Pane control, advanced property sheet, masked edit control and more. See the full list of changes here.

July 30, 2002 . BCGControlBar Library version 5.9 is available! This release includes new Property List control, scrollable tab window, support for checked buttons and more. See the full list of changes here.

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June 26, 2002. We are proud to announce release of  BCGControlBar Professional

June 18, 2002. BCGControlBar Library version 5.84 is available! This is a maintenance release that includes some visual and performance improvements and bug fixes. See the full list of changes here.

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May 10, 2002. BCGControlBar Library version 5.83 is available! This release includes improved CBCGListCtrl, ability to load custom large bitmaps, new samples and more. See the full list of changes here.

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April 17, 2002. BCGControlBar Library version 5.82 is available! This release includes Windows XP themes support, integration with Visual Studio.NET and more. See the full list of changes here.

February 14, 2002. BCGControlBar Library version 5.81 is available! Generally, this is a bug-fix release with some enhancements. See the full list of changes here.

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December 2, 2001. BCGControlBar Library version 5.8 is available! This release includes new shell controls, new skin and bug fixes. See the full list of changes here.

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October 30, 2001. BCGControlBar Library version 5.7 is available! This release includes improved tab control, ActiveX Document support, better look in XP scheme and bug fixes. See the full list of changes here.

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October 3, 2001. BCGControlBar Library version 5.6 is available! This release includes a new registry management, improved XP look and bug fixes. See the full list of changes here.

August 28, 2001. BCGControlBar Library version 5.53 is available! This release includes significantly enhanced status bar and bug fixes. See the full list of changes here.

July 31, 2001. BCGControlBar Library version 5.52 is available! This release includes enhanced edit list control, Polish translation and bug fixes. See the full list of changes here.

July 2, 2001. BCGControlBar Library version 5.51 is available! This release includes Shortcut (Outlook) Bar "Smart Update", improved XP-style visualization manager, integration with Visual C++ environment and MSDN, Build Wizard and bug fixes. See the full list of changes here.

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June 7, 2001. BCGControlBar Library version 5.5 is available! This release includes a new BCGSkin+ technology, built-in Office XP look, enhanced Visualization Manager and more... See the full list of changes here.

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April 24, 2001. BCGControlBar Library version 5.4 is available! This release includes "Resource Smart Update", enhanced Visualization Manager, new font selector and more... See the full list of changes here.

March 28, 2001. A new sample StateCollection was added into Developer Area. This sample illustrates how to change workspaces "on the fly".
The Language Pack now includes Dutch resources. Thanks to Remco Eising for the translation!

March 20, 2001. BCGControlBar Library version 5.3 is available! This release includes new MDI tabs look, enhanced AppWizard and bug fixes. See the full list of changes here.

March 2, 2001. We continue update our set of samples! Today, we're offering OwnerDrawMenu: this application demonstrates how to display a popup menu with owner-draw items. Download this sample from the Developer Area.

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February 28, 2001. Two new samples were added into Developer Area: StateToFile illustrates how to save/load the current profile (application state) to/from an external file and TabbedViews - a tabbed view example.

February 26, 2001. BCGControlBar Library version 5.2 is available! This release includes new tabbed views, flat combobox controls, improved Visualization Manger, set of new sample applications, enhanced AppWizard and more. See the full list of changes here.

February 11, 2001. New "BCGControlBar Suggestions List" forum is available.

January 17, 2001. BCGControlBar Library version 5.1 is available. This version is a bug-fix release. See the list of fixes here.

December 14, 2000. There are some new site improvements:

December 7, 2000. BCGSoft is happy to announce release of BCGControlBar Library version 5.0! 
New product features for Version 5.0:

  • Visualization Manager: allows to give your application several UI looks ("skins"). New BCGSkins example demonstrates how you may create a product with the new, cool Microsoft Visual Studio .NET and Office 10 look. The generic API even allows to change application look in runtime.
  • BCGControlBar library is fully documented now. New HTML help includes documentation about classes, methods, variables. In addition, documentation includes technical articles, hierarchy chart and other useful information
  • Drawing Manager allows to add cool graphic effects in two lines of code
  • Font name and size pickers now part of the library. See Wordpad example.
  • CBCGOutllokBar may be created as Explorer bar (see BCGIEDemo new "Favorites" bar)
  • New Outlook-style caption bar. See it in the new BCGOutlookDemo example