Essential Gauge allows the use of XAML and C# code to draw gauges of various designs. It comes with sophisticated support to provide endless possibilities for customization. With Essential Gauge, users can display several data points or data ranges in a concise and compact area. Data in the control can be easily depicted and quickly understood by users of any level.
Circular gauges come with many customization options for pointers, scales, ranges, state indicators, ticks, and labels (including logarithmic support).
Images can also be added a circular gauge as shown in the following figure.
Digital gauges provide many powerful functionalities such as 7-segment display, 14-segment display, segment spacing, and width adjustment.
Every element of the gauge is customizable through the style and template properties of the digital gauge class.
Linear gauges provide various features such as state indicators, orientation adjustment, and a collection of built-in styles for frames, scales, pointers, and label ticks.
Complete customization of the gauge using the style and template properties of the linear gauge class is also possible.
Rolling gauges are similar to old analog odometer gauges whose digits roll over vertically. They can display both numeric and alphabetical text.
Essential Gauge comes with built-in theme support that includes Office 2003, Office 2007 blue, silver, black, and blend themes.
Different skins are supported by Essential Gauge in order to enhance the appearance of an application. Gradients and brushes can also be applied.