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Inserting Chart into GridControl

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28478 May 3,2005 01:46 AM May 3,2005 09:59 AM Windows Forms 3
Tags: GridControl
Asked On May 3, 2005 01:46 AM

Hi , I am using GridControl and its implemented to work as Excel.But Now I need the functionality of "inserting chart" as in Excel. So How can I insert a chartControl into a GridControl. Please help. Regards, Jitendra.

Administrator [Syncfusion]
Replied On May 3, 2005 08:04 AM

If you want to put a ChartControl in a cell, you can use Control CellType. myChartControl.Hide(); grid[2,2].CellType = "Control"; grid[2,2].Control = myChartControl; grid.Controls.Add(myChartControl); You could use a coveredrange if you want it to occupy several cells. If you want the chart to float over the grid, this will be more work as you have to decide want happens when the grid scrolls. Here is a forum thread that has one potential solution for this scrolling requirement. http://www.syncfusion.com/Support/Forums/message.aspx?MessageID=27889

Replied On May 3, 2005 09:35 AM

Hi , Thanks for the help.I am able to place charts in the gird as Controls.But the Problem is with saving.I am saving the data in the grid with SaveBinary method and loading data into grid with LoadBinary method.So how to save the chart dat along with grid data and how to restore the chart while opening. Thanks, Jitendra

Administrator [Syncfusion]
Replied On May 3, 2005 09:59 AM

Currently, there is no serialization support in Chart. This is an active feature request, and this support is being worked on, but is not available yet. I do not know when it will be available. So for now, if you want to serialize the chart, you would have to do something yourself. Where is your chart getting its data? Can you serialize its datasource some how? If so, then before calling LoadBinary to load the grid, you can read in your chart data and use it to set up a chart object for use when you load the grid. You could do something similar when you call SaveBinary.


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