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Charting in .NET 4

, 19 Sep 2012
Introduction to Charts in .NET 4
WindowsFormsApplication1
WindowsFormsApplication1
Properties
DataSources
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.Annotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.AnnotationCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.AnnotationGroup.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.AnnotationPathPoint.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.AnnotationPathPointCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.AnnotationPositionChangingEventArgs.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.AnnotationSmartLabelStyle.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.AnovaResult.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ArrowAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.Axis.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.AxisScaleBreakStyle.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.AxisScaleView.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.AxisScrollBar.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.Border3DAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.BorderSkin.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.CalloutAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.Chart.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ChartArea.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ChartArea3DStyle.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ChartAreaCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ChartElement.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ChartElementOutline.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ChartGraphics.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ChartNamedElement.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ChartPaintEventArgs.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ChartSerializer.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.Cursor.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.CursorEventArgs.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.CustomizeLegendEventArgs.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.CustomLabel.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.CustomLabelsCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.CustomProperties.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.DataFormula.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.DataManipulator.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.DataPoint.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.DataPointCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.DataPointComparer.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.DataPointCustomProperties.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ElementPosition.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.EllipseAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.FormatNumberEventArgs.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.FTestResult.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.Grid.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.HitTestResult.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.HorizontalLineAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.IDataPointFilter.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ImageAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.LabelStyle.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.Legend.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.LegendCell.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.LegendCellCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.LegendCellColumn.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.LegendCellColumnCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.LegendCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.LegendItem.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.LegendItemsCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.LineAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.Margins.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.NamedImage.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.NamedImagesCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.Point3D.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.PolygonAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.PolylineAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.PrintingManager.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.RectangleAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ScrollBarEventArgs.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.Series.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.SeriesCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.SmartLabelStyle.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.StatisticFormula.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.StripLine.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.StripLinesCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.TextAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.TickMark.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.Title.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.TitleCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ToolTipEventArgs.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.TTestResult.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.VerticalLineAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ViewEventArgs.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ZTestResult.datasource
WindowsFormsApplication1.suo
bin
Debug
Release
WindowsFormsApplication1.exe
obj
x86
Debug
Release
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.Annotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.AnnotationCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.AnnotationGroup.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.AnnotationPathPoint.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.AnnotationPathPointCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.AnnotationPositionChangingEventArgs.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.AnnotationSmartLabelStyle.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.AnovaResult.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ArrowAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.Axis.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.AxisScaleBreakStyle.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.AxisScaleView.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.AxisScrollBar.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.Border3DAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.BorderSkin.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.CalloutAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.Chart.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ChartArea.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ChartArea3DStyle.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ChartAreaCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ChartElement.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ChartElementOutline.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ChartGraphics.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ChartNamedElement.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ChartPaintEventArgs.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ChartSerializer.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.Cursor.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.CursorEventArgs.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.CustomizeLegendEventArgs.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.CustomLabel.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.CustomLabelsCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.CustomProperties.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.DataFormula.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.DataManipulator.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.DataPoint.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.DataPointCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.DataPointComparer.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.DataPointCustomProperties.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ElementPosition.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.EllipseAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.FormatNumberEventArgs.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.FTestResult.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.Grid.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.HitTestResult.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.HorizontalLineAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.IDataPointFilter.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ImageAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.LabelStyle.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.Legend.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.LegendCell.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.LegendCellCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.LegendCellColumn.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.LegendCellColumnCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.LegendCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.LegendItem.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.LegendItemsCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.LineAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.Margins.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.NamedImage.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.NamedImagesCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.Point3D.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.PolygonAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.PolylineAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.PrintingManager.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.RectangleAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ScrollBarEventArgs.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.Series.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.SeriesCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.SmartLabelStyle.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.StatisticFormula.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.StripLine.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.StripLinesCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.TextAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.TickMark.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.Title.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.TitleCollection.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ToolTipEventArgs.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.TTestResult.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.VerticalLineAnnotation.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ViewEventArgs.datasource
System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting.ZTestResult.datasource
WindowsFormsApplication1.suo
WindowsFormsApplication1.exe
using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Data;
using System.Text;
using System.Windows.Forms;
using System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting ;

namespace WindowsFormsApplication1
{
    public partial class Form1 : Form
    {
        public Form1()
        {
            InitializeComponent();
        }

        private void Form1_Load(object sender, EventArgs e)
        {
            comboBoxChartType.DataSource = System.Enum.GetValues(typeof(SeriesChartType));
            
        }


        /// <summary>
        /// Validate the user input for integer.
        /// </summary>
        /// <returns>True if all the user input contains number.</returns>
        private bool DataPointOK()
        {
            int result = 0;
            if (Int32.TryParse(txtX1.Text.Trim(), out result) ||
                Int32.TryParse(txtX2.Text.Trim(), out result) ||
                Int32.TryParse(txtX3.Text.Trim(), out result) ||
                Int32.TryParse(txtX4.Text.Trim(), out result) ||
                Int32.TryParse(txtX5.Text.Trim(), out result) ||
                Int32.TryParse(txtY1.Text.Trim(), out result) ||
                Int32.TryParse(txtY2.Text.Trim(), out result) ||
                Int32.TryParse(txtY3.Text.Trim(), out result) ||
                Int32.TryParse(txtY4.Text.Trim(), out result) ||
                Int32.TryParse(txtY5.Text.Trim(), out result))
            {
                return true;
            }

            MessageBox.Show("Enter only numbers for DataPoints");
            return false;
        }

        private void btnPlotChart_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
        {
            DynamicChart.Series["UserDataSeries"].Points.Clear();
            DynamicChart.Series["UserDataSeries"].ChartType = (SeriesChartType)comboBoxChartType.SelectedItem;

            if (DataPointOK())
            {
                DynamicChart.Series["UserDataSeries"].Points.Add(new DataPoint(Convert.ToInt32(txtX1.Text), Convert.ToInt32(txtY1.Text)));
                DynamicChart.Series["UserDataSeries"].Points.Add(new DataPoint(Convert.ToInt32(txtX2.Text), Convert.ToInt32(txtY2.Text)));
                DynamicChart.Series["UserDataSeries"].Points.Add(new DataPoint(Convert.ToInt32(txtX3.Text), Convert.ToInt32(txtY3.Text)));
                DynamicChart.Series["UserDataSeries"].Points.Add(new DataPoint(Convert.ToInt32(txtX4.Text), Convert.ToInt32(txtY4.Text)));
                DynamicChart.Series["UserDataSeries"].Points.Add(new DataPoint(Convert.ToInt32(txtX5.Text), Convert.ToInt32(txtY5.Text)));

            }
        }
    }
}

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