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XY Dot Chart


The XY dot chart consists of pairs of values (plotted as points) drawn as marks for each series in the given dataset. This chart will have two numeric axes.

Dataset Guidelines

This expects its data as an XY dataset.

Required Properties

The following properties are required:

chart-type

<chart-type>DotChart</chart-type>

dataset-type

<dataset-type>XYSeriesCollection</dataset-type>

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.

Example

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

<chart>

  <!-- Define the chart type -->
  <chart-type>DotChart</chart-type>

  <!-- Specify the title of the chart -->
  <title>Chart Title</title>
    <title-font>
      <font-family>Arial</font-family>
      <size>18</size>
      <is-bold>true</is-bold>
    </title-font>

  <!-- General Chart Attributes -->
  <dataset-type>XYSeriesCollection</dataset-type>
  <dot-width>10</dot-width>
  <dot-label-content>{0}&#13;{1}&#13;{2}</dot-label-content> <!-- formatted label, using {0} - series name, {1} - x , {2} - y -->

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

  <!--  X-Axis properties (domain)-->
  <domain-title>Domain Title</domain-title>
  <domain-title-font>
    <font-family>Arial</font-family>
    <size>14</size>
    <is-bold>false</is-bold>
  </domain-title-font>
  <domain-color>#000000</domain-color>
  <domain-grid-color>#ffffff</domain-grid-color>
  <domain-stroke>1</domain-stroke>

  <!--  Y-Axis properties (range) -->
  <range-title>Range Title</range-title>
  <range-title-font>
    <font-family>Arial</font-family>
    <size>14</size>
    <is-bold>false</is-bold>
  </range-title-font>
  <range-minimum></range-minimum>
  <range-maximum></range-maximum>
  <range-color>#000000</range-color>
  <range-grid-color>#eaeaea</range-grid-color>
  <range-stroke>1</range-stroke>
  <range-steps>6</range-steps>

  <!-- Specify the color palette for the chart -->
  <color-palette>
    <color>#0f3765</color>
    <color>#880a0f</color>
    <color>#B09A6B</color>
    <color>#772200</color>
    <color>#C52F0D</color>
    <color>#123D82</color>
    <color>#4A0866</color>
    <color>#445500</color>
    <color>#FFAA00</color>
    <color>#1E8AD3</color>
    <color>#AA6611</color>
    <color>#772200</color>
    <color>#8b2834</color>
  </color-palette>

</chart>