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Bar\Line Combination Chart


The bar\line combination chart plots a set of values as bars for each specified series in the given dataset. This chart will also plot specified series as lines, using the right axis as a range axis for the line series, and the left axis as the range axis for the bars.

Dataset Guidelines

This chart expects its data as a categorical dataset.

Required Properties

The following properties are required:


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Add one series element per series that should be plotted as bars.

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Add one series element per series that should be plotted as lines.

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The example below contains the full set of additional supported properties with comments on its purpose and valid values.  It is recommended that new users start with this example as a starting place for building your first flash chart.


The following chart definition will produce the chart in the example below.

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  <!-- Define the chart type -->

  <!-- Specify the title of the chart -->
  <title>Chart Title</title>

  <!-- Map Series to Chart Type -->

  <!-- General Chart Attributes -->
    <!-- additional properties specific to sketch charts -->

  <!-- General Chart Formatting Propeties -->
  <chart-background type="color">#FFffff</chart-background>
  <plot-background type="color">#ffffff</plot-background>

  <!-- Define what to display in hover tips -->
  <!-- <tooltip> -->
    <!-- #top# -->
    <!-- #bottom# -->
    <!-- #val# -->
    <!-- #x_label# -->
    <!-- #key# -->
  <!-- </tooltip> -->

  <!--  X-Axis properties (domain)-->
  <domain-title>Domain Title</domain-title>

  <!--  Y-Axis properties (range) -->
  <range-title>Range Title</range-title>

  <!-- Secondary Y-Axis properties (line-range) -->

  <!-- Specify the color palette for the chart -->