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Chart toolkit customization

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 14, 2010    Points: 0   Category :WPF
Hi group, I'd like to customize an area WPF Toolkit Chart so that: the x-axis starts from 1 rather than from 0, because all my values begin from 1 and with the default settings I have an empty space to the left. a horizontal red line showing a treshold is drawn across the whole extent of the X-axis at a specific Y value. I think I could do this by adding a fake linear series where each value is equal to the treshold value, but I still have to change its color to red, and remove the points from each intersection. show the value label on the data point for each point of the area series. In my chart I have just this single series and I have removed the legend, so I'd prefer to show the point label directly on the surface, above the point itself. How can I accomplish these tasks? (2) is just a trick (or is there a way of drawing other objects on the chart surface?), and (3) would require a template. But I'm new to the charts and I do not know their structure. Could anyone give a hint? Thanks!

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Think that there is actually errors in ajax toolkit for 2.0 framework...hmm


Im using VS2008, asp.net C# 2.0.


Recently i tryed to correct some stuff on my page and i had a friend to take a look at the stuff...


What i did was that i have Examples page with code examples. Then accordion panes for each code piece...And syntaxhighlighter for each code piece. The code that i presented is read from the txt files wich makes it easyer for me to put new examples on the site...

But the problem is now that two of my accordion panes are not working...and everything works in all other browsers this just happens in Internet Explorer. This is kind of weird and my friends explaination was that there is actually errors in the ajax toolkit dll.


Im using the latest version of ajax toolkit for framework 2.0 wich is 1.0.20229.

My friend said its actually amazing that the toolkit has been out there for that long and it has not been tested that well and that there i still errors in it.


You can test this by your self by doing the exact as i explain:


go here: http://www.simpa.dk/Examples.aspx?cookieCheck=true

click Csharp

and try to open the accordion that is from the bottom 2 or 1 they dont collapse...

but this works in all other browsers then Internet Explore

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