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Column chart with different colors

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99177 May 5,2011 02:46 PM UTC May 16,2011 09:26 AM UTC Silverlight 3
Tags: Chart
Martin Vogt
Asked On May 5, 2011 02:46 PM UTC


Is it possible to create a column chart where every column has its own color and each column is shown in the legend?

Regards Martin

Saravanan A [Syncfusion]
Replied On May 10, 2011 11:42 AM UTC

Hi Martin,

Thanks for your interest in Syncfusion products.

In chart Silverlight we can change each segments color using the following code snippet.

Code Snippet: (c#)

Chart1.Areas[0].Series[0].Segments[0].Interior = new SolidColorBrush(Colors.Red);

But each segments of series cannot be shown in legend. Based on your requirement we have created simple sample and you can download the sample from below location.

Sample: http://www.syncfusion.com/uploads/redirect.aspx?&team=support&file=Col_seg98756490.zip

Please let us know if you need any further clarifications.


Martin Vogt
Replied On May 10, 2011 03:36 PM UTC


Works. Thanks for your reply.

Would it also be possible through data binding?

E.g. I would add a property "Color" to the class "Sample":

public SolidColorBrush Color
get { return color; }

Sujitha S [Syncfusion]
Replied On May 16, 2011 09:26 AM UTC

Hi Martin,

Thanks for your interest in Syncfusion products.

It is not possible to change the color of the segment using data binding.

Let me know, if you have any queries.

Sujitha S


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