The pivot chart control visualizes pivot information in graphical format with the ability to drill down and drill up. It differs from normal charts by showcasing additional information that allows you to group or customize the chart data through interactive functionalities like sorting, filtering, etc.
This control simulates the pivot chart feature of Excel. The data source for the pivot chart should be either an IEnumerable list or a data table.
There is built-in support to drill up and drill down to visualize the graphical information in both abstract and detailed views.
The pivot chart control allows users to visualize data using different chart types, including: line, spline, column, area, spline area, stacking area, stacking column, stacking area 100, stacking column 100, step line, and step area. Also user can easily switch among different chart types dynamically.
The pivot table field list and grouping bar are automatically populated with the fields from the bound data source. They later allow end users to filter and sort fields.
Pivot chart provides support to filter and view data as required programmatically.
Pivot chart provides support to sort the
Pivot chart provides support to refresh the chart area automatically when the data is updated in the underlying data source.
There is rich set of options available for exporting data to Excel format.
Legends allow users to distinguish the series and data points in pivot chart.
Label content can be formatted, styled, and rotated to an angle.
Point labels provide information about the data points in the series.
Titles provide captions for the chart and chart axes, describing the control’s actual purpose in an application.
Watermark provides faint imprints on the chart that can be either images or text.
Users can take a close and clear look at a data point plotted in the series at run time with chart’s zooming and scrolling feature.
Tooltips provide basic information about a cell while the mouse pointer hovers over it.
Pivot chart ships with built-in themes like Blend, Office, Visual Studio, and Metro.
Pivot chart provides the ability to customize the appearance of the control to any extent programmatically.