Microsoft Chart Control How-to: Using in a SharePoint web site

Thanks to Marc Charmois we have a very nice example of using the chart control in the SharePoint web site. Here is a link to his post… I will continue collecting links to all the good posts regarding the chart control in my blog. Alex.


Microsoft Chart Control How-to: Add Rich Content Using Keywords

Adding Labels or Tooltips is a simple task in the chart, but what if we want to show more data than just a simple data point value? Keywords allows specifying rich content for many text based properties, so that you can build a tooltip as shown in this Bubble chart image. A Keyword is a…


Microsoft Chart Control vs. Dundas Chart Control

I get a lot of questions about ‘relationship’ of our Microsoft Chart Control to the well known Dundas Data Visualization controls. You can definitely see the similarities in the features, appearance, APIs and demos we use. So I will start with a  little bit of history… Dundas is one of the leaders in data visualization,…


Creating ‘small’ charts with Microsoft Chart Control

Designing a chart when you have limited space available or when it’s size can be dynamically changed  usually requires additional planning. I’ve been playing with a way to display sample data in a 300 by 500 pixels chart and here what I came up with: Figure 1: Chart size 300 by 500 pixels. I was…