Thank you for choosing Syncfusion's Essential Studio We appreciate having you as a customer. Please take a moment to read the information in this document before proceeding further. This document contains important information on configuring Essential Studio for optimal use.
Sample Browser
  • Samples are provided for 3.5, 4.0, 4.5, 4.5.1 and 4.6 framework in WPF products.
Quick Start

To get quickly started with these samples, we recommend the following.

  • Browse product samples using the Sample Browser
  • Read the User's Guide for product(s) you are working with

These documents are integrated with the Visual Studio.NET help system and are also available in offline and online in the http://help.syncfusion.com link.

Software Requirements

Essential Studio is compatible with Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2008 with SP1, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2015 and 2017.

Essential Studio is also compatible with Microsoft Expression Blend and the Express versions of Visual Studio.NET.

Essential Studio controls and components can be used in any .NET environment including C# and VB.NET.

Configuring debugging support

The source code version of Essential Studio includes the Syncfusion Assembly Manager to ease the burden of switching between Debug and Release versions of the Studio components. For more information, refer the product User's Guide.


We do not have run-time licensing for all Essential Studio products; currently, Syncfusion has only a design-time license.

We have a simple, royalty-free licensing model. Components are licensed to a single user. We recognize that you often work at home or on your laptop in addition to your work machine. Therefore, our license permits our products to be installed in multiple locations. If you have any questions on licensing, please contact us at licensing@syncfusion.com.

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